Bakytzhan Sagintayev arrives in Kostanay region with a working visit
On the instructions of the Head of State, Prime Minister Bakytzhan Sagintayev arrived today in Kostanay region with a working visit. The main purpose of it is the discussion of the law On Amendments and Additions to Certain Legislative Acts of the Republic of Kazakhstan on Improving Regulation of Entrepreneurial Activities, which the President signed the day prior.
Upon arrival in Kostanay, Bakytzhan Sagintayev visited the new sports and leisure center Kostanay, built within the framework of public-private partnership.
For reference: The center has facilities for conducting training exercises and National competitions in such sports as: volleyball, basketball, mini-football, handball, as well as for organizing cultural events.
During the inspection, the Prime Minister was informed about the current situation of PPP projects in Kostanay region. At present, there are 65 PPP projects in the region at different stages of planning and implementation; contracts have already been concluded for 20 projects, 39 are undergoing tendering procedures and documentation is being prepared for 6.
For reference: All in all, 215 PPP contracts for 221 facilities were concluded in the country for a total investment amount of 782.6 billion tenge. In total, 994 projects amounting to 2.5 trillion tenge are at various stages of implementation.
Within the framework of the working trip to Kostanay region, a number of visits are also planned to industrial and social facilities, where the Prime Minister will get acquainted with the pace of implementation in the region of the President’s Addresses Third Modernization of Kazakhstan: Global Competitiveness, New Development Opportunities in the Conditions of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, Five social initiatives, as well as state and sectoral programs: Nurly Zher, AIC Development State Program, Digital Kazakhstan, Serpin.
Meetings with agricultural producers, students, representatives of business and the region’s workers will cover topical issues relevant to the region.
The visit to the regional center will include inspections of investment projects planned in the new industrial zone, currently being built. Here, the pace of implementation in the region of the program Digital Kazakhstan will also be assessed. The Prime Minister will familiarize humself with the progress of construction of a new residential complex Altyn Arman, which is built under the Nurly Zher program. The rip includes a visit to the Service Center for Entrepreneurs.
In Kostanay, a meeting will also be held with the region’s activists and business representatives, which will cover issues of the Law on Improving Business Regulation and the implementation of the President’s Address New Development Opportunities in the Conditions of the Fourth Industrial Revolution.
In the city of Rudny, B. Sagintayev will get acquainted with the pilot project “Smart Poultry Farm” in the framework of the implementation of the Road map of the Digital Kazakhstan State Program. During the visit to the agro-enterprise for the production of milk and dairy products, the Prime Minister is scheduled to meet with the region’s agrarians to discuss the development of the agro-industrial complex.
When visiting the Sokolovskoye quarry, SSGPO JSC, Bakytzhan Sagintayev will be presented with the project “Smart Quarry”, which is an automated management system for the mining and transportation complex. The Prime Minister’s meeting with student youth of the region will be held at the training center of the enterprise. The discussion will focus on issues of training personnel for the new economy, increasing accessibility and quality of education, improving the living conditions of student youth.
Recall, Bakytzhan Sagintayev is making a series of working trips to the regions on behalf of the Head of State. Earlier, he made working trips to Kyzylorda, South Kazakhstan, Atyrau, Karaganda regions.
Source: GOVERNMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF KAZAKHSTAN