18 teams competed for the Premier League Cup this year. The competition was held according to the Swiss system: 7 rounds with time control of 10 minutes per game to each player. The rules were followed by a team of judges led by Nurlan Ibrayev, chief judge of FIDE, international grandmaster.
The winners in the team and individual competitions were determined as a result of the tournament. In the team competition, ERG (EURASIAN RESOURCES GROUP) team won the first place and the cup, “ Samruk-Energy” JSC specialists took the second place and Kazakhmys Corporation took the third place.
“Samruk-Energy” JSC honor was defended by Nursultan Baltabayev (the Internal Audit Service), Zhandos Medeuov (Project Office) and Baurzhan Madenov (Treasury Department).
The participants of the tournament were given memorable gifts, and the winners of the Premier League were awarded diplomas and prizes.