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Governor of Aktobe rgn reported to Kazakhstan’s President on development of region in 2016

by February 15, 2017 Market

During the meeting the Head of State was informed about the social and economic development of Aktobe region by the end of 2016.

The President of Kazakhstan emphasized that Aktobe region is a promising industrial region, at the same time, there is an annual reduction of the economic contribution of the region to country’s GDP.

“This has been started in 2012. We need to find the cause and take appropriate action. If you want to increase the export of agricultural products, we must pay attention to the development of the processing industry objects”, Nursultan Nazarbayev said.

The Head of State pointed out the importance of the development of small and medium-sized business, bringing its share to 50% in region’s economy.

Kazakhstan’s President also outlined the priorities of the work in the social sector, including increasing the number of kindergartens, schools repair issues and the elimination of the third shift in some educational institutions.

The Governor of Aktobe region reported on the work done to improve the economic situation in the region, including the development of the industrial sector, investment in the agricultural sector and employment.

“As a result, there is a growth of the main indicators of the social and economic development of the region. The most important thing – we did not allow the growth of unemployment. As a result of the timely implementation of the state programs last year 16 thousand new jobs were created”, B. Saparbayev said.

Following the meeting the Head of State gave a number of specific instructions.

Source: Kazakhtan 2050