Prime Minister Bakytzhan Sagintayev pays a working visit to Mangystau region
On the instructions of the Head of the State, Prime Minister Bakytzhan Sagintayev arrived in Mangystau region with a working visit to get acquainted with the implementation of the tasks of the Address New Development Opportunities in the Conditions of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, Five Social Initiatives, as well as state and sector programs and the new law on business.
During the working visit, a number of industrial and social infrastructure facilities will be visited in the cities of Aktau and Zhanaozen, a number of meetings are scheduled with the public, activists and entrepreneurs of the region.
In Zhanaozen, on the example of the new production base of JSC “OzenMunaiGaz”, the Prime Minister will get acquainted with the progress of digitalization of large-scale industry facilities within the framework of the President’s Address New Development Opportunities in the Conditions of the Fourth Industrial Revolution.
The operation of the turbine unit and the readiness of the boiler house for the upcoming heating season will be inspected at the mini-HPP site of the “Ozen Zhylu” state enterprise, included in the Comprehensive Plan for Social and Economic Development of the city of Zhanaozen.
It is planned that in the framework of a visit to the Polytechnic College, Bakytzhan Sagintayev will get acquainted with measures taken to digitize the education system. There will also be a meeting with the public and the city’s assets on social and economic development, the implementation of the Zhanaozen Comprehensive Development Plan, the expansion of entrepreneurship, digitalization and the prospects for further development.
In the regional center, the Prime Minister will get acquainted with new production and service capabilities within the framework of technological modernization of the production base and digitalization of the activities of the Schlumberger company and the metallurgical plant of Aktau Steel LLP.
The working trip to Aktau will also include inspection of the activities of the Service Center for Entrepreneurs. In the focus is the quality of one-stop-shop services aimed at the development of SMEs and the readiness to implement the new law on business.
In the Akimat of Mangystau region Bakytzhan Sagintayev will hold a meeting with the region’s activists and business representatives on topical issues of regional development and the implementation of the President’s Address New Development Opportunities in the Conditions of the Fourth Industrial Revolution. The agenda includes issues of technological modernization, digitalization, further diversification of the economy, training of personnel, management of labor resources, and business development.
Recall, Bakytzhan Sagintayev makes 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 and Kostanay regions.
For reference: Mangystau region is an industrial region. In January-April 2018, industrial production amounted to 910 billion tenge. The volume index – 101.5% compared to the corresponding period of 2017. The volume of oil production increased by 1.6% compared to the same period last year, the production volume was 5.9 million tonnes. The foreign trade turnover of the region in January-March 2018 amounted to $ 950.9 million or 112.5% against the corresponding period of 2017, including export of goods – $ 886.7 million (110.8%).
Source: Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan