“Twenty years ago it has been seemed impossible turn the ordinary city into the capital. Given the scale of Akmola with population 300 people, we have not thought it is possible. I’ve seen all the projects, read all publications, it demands a lot of expenditures. Together with my colleagues we were doubtful in this affair. Today, being involved the public business, I hold meetings with interbational organizations, guests and understand it was a risky but reasonable idea.