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Bakytzhan Sagintayev gives a number of specific instructions on the further implementation of IIDSP

by March 27, 2018 Fun

During today’s Government meeting, Prime Minister Bakytzhan Sagintayev gave a number of specific instructions after hearing reports on the results of the implementation of the Industrial and Innovative Development State Program for 2017.

In general, I want to note that the results of the program for 2017 are positive. Good results have been achieved with regards to all key indicators,Bakytzhan Sagintayev said.

Prime Minister Bakytzhan Sagintayev instructed to pay attention to a number of issues.

Firstly ensuring faster growth in the manufacturing industry. At the recent extended meeting of the Government, the Head of State noted that despite the growth of the manufacturing industry as a whole, its share in the overall structure of the economy in recent years does not exceed 11%.

In this regard, the Ministry of Investments and Development, together with the Ministry of National Economy, sectoral ministries, NCE Atameken, is instructed to conduct a comprehensive analysis of all manufacturing industries and identify potential growth points.

Secondly, the Head of State in his Address to the People of Kazakhstan stressed that industrialization should become the flagship of the introduction of new technologies. Minister of Investments and Development Zhenis Kassymbek needs to take into account all this while developing the Concept of the new Industrialization State Program.

Thirdly the implementation of the Industrialization Map projects. Prime Minister Bakytzhan Sagintayev noted that more than 100 projects were included in regional business maps, but not all of them meet the priorities of industrialization. The Ministry of Investments and Development, in conjunction with the Ministry of National Economy and NCE Atameken, needs to take this matter under control and ensure proper monitoring.

In addition, it was instructed to pay attention to indicators of export volumes of processing industry of Akmola, South Kazakhstan regions and cities of Astana, Almaty.

Source: Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan