B.Sagintayev holds meeting on preparation for the 28th Winter Universiade 2017 in Almaty
Today in the Ukimet Uyi Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Bakytzhan Sagintayev held a meeting on preparation for the 28th Winter Universiade 2017 in Almaty.
The meeting participants discussed progress of construction of sports facilities, issues of preparation of modular student team of Kazakhstan, as well as carrying the Torch relay and construction of sports facilities.
Following the meeting, the Prime Minister of Kazakhstan B.Sagintayev instructed Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan I.Tasmagambetov to take under control the preparations of the 28th World Winter Universiade 2017 in Almaty.
Winter Universiade will be held in Almaty from January 29 to February 8, 2017. At the moment 58 countries confirmed their participation. The Universiade will hold competition in 12 sports, has 86 sets of medals at 8 sports venues: “Almaty Arena”, “Halyk Arena”, “Shymbulak” ski resort, “Medeo”, “Sunkar” ski jumping complex, Baluan Sholak Sports Palace, Alatau Cross-Country Skiing and Biathlon Stadium and “Tabagan” complex in Almaty region.
Source: Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan