Bakytzhan Sagintayev to get acquainted with implementation of President’s instructions in Atyrau region
It is planned to visit a number of industrial sites during the working trip. These are: a plant for the production of polyethylene films and a gas turbine power plant located in the Special Economic Zone National Industrial Petrochemical Technopark; a bridge over the Ural River, designed to become part of the Aktobe � Atyrau � Astrakhan highway; project “Intellectual Field” at Embamunaigas JSC that is being implemented within the framework of the Digital Kazakhstan State Program.
Bakytzhan Sagintayev will also visit the livestock complex of SP Sarayshyk LLP, where he will get acquainted with the implementation of the State Program for the AIC Development and the measures taken to develop the agricultural enterprise.
At the meeting with student youth of Atyrau region, the implementation of the President’s Five Social Initiatives will be discussed, in particular, the issues of increasing the accessibility of education and improving the living conditions of students.
A meeting with employees of the healthcare system of the region is planned. The measures to deregulate the sphere, develop the private medical services sector, including through the PPP mechanism, will be considered.
The issues of social and economic development of the region, the achievement of target indicators for the development of the region’s economy for 2018, the expansion of microcredit and the development of entrepreneurship are on the agenda of the meeting with the region’s working activists and business representatives.
It is worth noting, this is the third working trip to the regions of the country for this year. Earlier, Bakytzhan Sagintayev made working trips to the South Kazakhstan and Kyzylordaregions.
For reference: Atyrau region is one of the main oil producing regions of Kazakhstan, at the same time, measures are being taken in the region to diversify the economy. For January-February of this year. the volume of industrial production amounted to 1125.7 billion tenge. Index of physical volume � 114,1% by January 2017.
Within the first five-year industrialization period (2010-2014), 28 new projects with the creation of 2,100 jobs were created in the region.
For the second five-year plan (2015-2019), another 26 projects are planned, while 3 500 new jobs will appear in the region. In 2018, it is planned to commission 4 large projects, including a pharmaceutical plant and a poultry plant, for the amount of 19.5 billion tenge with the creation of 254 jobs.
Investments in fixed assets amounted to 542.6 billion tenge or 210% to January-February 2017.
Source: The Prime Minister of Kazakhstan