Video Digest: “Main Events of the Week” No. 102
September 18 in Ukimet Uyi the Prime Minister Bakytzhan Sagintayev chaired a regular meeting of the Government. The draft Youth Employment and Socialization Roadmap, the Comprehensive Plan for Compact Development of Astana for 2019-2023, and the course of harvesting in 2018 were considered.
September 17 Sagintayev held a meeting on preparations for the Astana Economic Forum 2019.
Tuesday Bakytzhan Sagintayev met with Chevron representatives headed by the president of Chevron Europe, Eurasia and the Middle East Exploration & Production Jeffrey Todd Levy and the new director of Chevron’s Eurasian division J. Balts. At the meeting, issues of further cooperation in the oil and gas industry were discussed.
The same day the Prime Minister chaired a regular meeting of the Coordination Council on the implementation of framework agreements on partnership between the Government and international financial organizations, during which issues of cooperation with the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and the World Bank on the implementation of a number of infrastructure projects were discussed.
September 18, by the decree of the Head of State, Alikhan Smailov was appointed Minister of Finance. Prime Minister Bakytzhan Sagintayev presented the new leader to the staff of the Ministry.
September 20 Sagintayev held a meeting of the Government Council on attracting investors, where issues of implementing the National Investment Strategy were considered.
Another regular meeting of the Board of JSC Baiterek National Managing Holding was held Thursday. The plan of the Holding’s development for 2017-2021 was considered.
Source: The Prime Minister of Kazakhstan