On Wednesday, April 3, the Ministry of labor and social protection of population of RK chaired by Deputy Prime Minister Gulshara Abdykalikova held a meeting on the issues of social responsibility of business.
The meeting was attended by Minister of labor and social protection of population Berdibek Saparbayev, heads of companies "Arabtec Consolidated Contractors" ltd", "Trading house "Fuel and energy complex - Kazakhstan" LLP, "Akmola distribution grid company" JSC, "Trade center "Astykzhan" LLP, "Fortebank" JSC, "Mediker" LLP, BI-Group.
Representatives of business structures informed about the ongoing work to support low-income families.
The Deputy Prime Minister stressed that the social responsibility of business is one of the important activities of companies, within which important social issues are solved both for employees of organizations and the population as a whole.
In this regard, Gulshara Abdykalikova urged entrepreneurs to continue to provide social support to socially vulnerable categories of the population, including sponsorship, charity, construction of social facilities. At the same time, special attention should be paid to the support of their own workers.
Also during the meeting the issues of observance of labor rights of workers, safety and improvement of working conditions, increase of workers ' rights and repayment of wage arrears were discussed.