Today in Astana the ceremony of awarding the winners of republican "Paryz" competition on social responsibility of business was held with participation of the Head of State. This event is annually held by the Ministry of healthcare and social development of the RK jointly with National chamber of entrepreneurs of the RK "Atameken" and Federation of labor unions of the RK.
This year 541 enterprises from all regions of the republic took part in competition.
In view of regions the greatest number of applications was submitted by the enterprises of East Kazakhstan oblast – 57. There were 56 and 53entrants from Karaganda and Pavlodar oblasts, respectively.
From among the total number of contestants the greatest number of applications (264 enterprises) was submitted in nomination "Best Socially Responsible Enterprise" in which activities of the applicants implementing the social programs aimed at support of own personnel, social adaptation of persons with disabilities and improvement of society welfare in general were evaluated.
100 enterprises submitted applications for participation in nomination "Best Collective Agreement" in which actions of employers for strengthening labor and social rights of the workers provided by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan were considered.
79 contestants became participants of the nomination "Best Enterprise in the field of Labor Protection". In this nomination activities of the applicants creating the working conditions allowing to keep up health of workers in the process of labor activities were evaluated.
98 applications were submitted in nomination "For Contribution into Ecology" in which activities of the applicants considerably distinguished themselves in implementation of the nature protection (ecological) programs aimed at improvement of the environment condition were considered.
This year the Grand Prix of competition was awarded to JSC Samruk Energo as the enterprise achieved good results in work and implementation of the principles of corporate, social and ecological responsibility. The highest award was handed to the winner by the Head of State.
Representatives of Kyzylorda oblast - Sauts-oil LLP among the large business entities and GP "Abzal and Co" among the medium and small business became winners in the nomination "Best Socially Responsible Enterprise".
JSC Akbulak from the Aktyubinsk oblast among the large business entities and JSC Moiyldy Sanatorium from Pavlodar oblast among the medium and small business entities became the winners in the nomination "Best Collective Agreement".
Contestants from Zhambyl and Atyrau oblasts were recognized as leaders in the nomination "Best Enterprise in the field of Labor Protection". JSC Zhambylskaya GRES named after T.I. Baturov became the winner among the large business entities and Caspian Salfa Company LLP became the winner among the medium and small business entities.
Victory in the nomination "For Contribution into Ecology" among the large business entities was achieved by JSC Ulbinsky Steel Works of East Kazakhstan oblast, GorKomTrans LLP from Karaganda oblast became the winner among the medium and small business entities.
Let us remind that "Paryz" competition on social responsibility of business was established by decree of the head of State in 2008. For 8 years in total more than 3 thousand of small, medium and large business enterprises became the participants of it.
· "Kazakhmys" corporation (2008)
· JSC "Turgai Petroleum" (2009)
· JSC "SNPS – Aktobemunaigas" (2010)
· "Tengizshevroil" LLP (2011)
· JSC "KazTransOil" (2012)
· JSC "Ust-Kamenogorsk titanium and magnesium works" (2013)
·"Kazgermunai" LLP (2014)
became the holders of "Paryz" Grand Prix.