Ministry of labor and social protection of population of the Republic of Kazakhstan developed a draft decree of the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan "On amendments to the decree of the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated October 31, 2017 № 689 "On approval of the list of holiday dates in the Republic of Kazakhstan" (hereinafter – draft LHRK) according to the order of the Prime Minister of RK Sagintayev B. A. dated November 28, 2018 № 20-11/2163.
Draft LHRK provides for the establishment of a professional holiday "Day of trade unions of Kazakhstan" on October 10.
Adoption of the draft LHRK will give a new impetus to the development of the trade union movement of Kazakhstan.
Today there are 500 trade union organizations in the Republic of Kazakhstan. Among them: 3 republican trade unions, 39 sectoral trade unions, 19 territorial associations of trade unions and 439 local trade unions.
Establishment of the holiday date "Day of trade unions of Kazakhstan" against the background of the activation of the trade union movement in the country will have a positive effect on the development of the institute of social partnership.
Adoption of the draft LHRK will not have negative socio-economic and legal consequences.