Prime Minister Bakytzhan Sagintayev, workers of industrial enterprises of Aktobe region discussed issues of technological modernization
The meeting was also attended by mayor of Aktobe region B.Saparbayev and representatives of the largest enterprises of the region, among them the chairman of the Board of Directors of ERG A.Mashkevich, the first deputy general director of JSC CNPC Aktobemunaigas T. Yesengulov, the director for technology and quality of Aktobe rail and beam plant M. Ibragimov, First Deputy General Director of Aktobe Copper Company LLP A.Topchiyev, Director of Ice +LLP K.I. Ishanov, General Director of AltynEx company JSC O.Tuzelbaev, Commercial Director Caspian Plus LLP S. Zhabayev.
The participants informed the Prime Minister about the ongoing work on the modernization of its enterprises and the introduction of new technologies. Having listened to reports, B. Sagintayev emphasized that mayor’s office should take the issue of outrunning cultivation of new industries, which are created at the interface of traditional sectors and services, under special control.
In addition, he recalled that the President of the country set the main criterion for evaluating the effectiveness of local government offices – the number of jobs created.
In the course of his speech, B. Sagintayev noted that in the Address to the people of Kazakhstan the Head of the State defined the accelerated technological modernization of the economy as one of the main priorities of the country for the near future. In particular, the Government is tasked with cultivating new industries that are created using digital technologies and elements of the fourth industrial revolution, Industry 4.0, and give impetus to the development of the basic branches of the economy.
B.Sagintayev stressed that the Government has already embarked on the necessary conditions to carry out this work. In particular, set of measures on technological modernization of industrial sectors until 2025, which will contain the appropriate tools and mechanisms, will be accepted by the end of the year.
The Prime Minister instructed regional authorities to accelerate the formation of a complex of measures for the development of mass, particularly family businesses.
The Prime Minister B.Sagintayev also noted that deregulation, simplification of state administration, liberalization in the social economy, development of mass business should become important incentives for creating new jobs in the private sector. “Kazakhinvest” was created to create a foreign investment and special attention should be paid to attract investment.
Source: The Prime Minister of Kazakhstan