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Video Digest: Main Events of the Week No. 104

by October 11, 2018 General

The main event of the past week in the country was the speech of the Head of State Nazarbayev Nazarbayev with the annual Address to the People of Kazakhstan Growing Welfare of Kazakh Citizens: Increase in Incomes and Quality of Life.

The same day, October 5 in Ukimet Uyi the Prime Minister Bakytzhan Sagintayev held an expanded Government meeting with the participation of the Head of the Presidential Administration Asset Issekeshev on the execution of instructions of the President Nazarbayev voiced in the Address. Also during the meeting, the course of harvesting, preparation for the heating season and measures to ensure price stability for socially important goods and services were reviewed.

Tuesday, October 2 at a meeting of the Government, issues of healthcare and improvement of the quality of medical care, inflation for nine months of 2018 and measures to prevent price increases for socially important food products, and recycling and processing of solid household waste were considered.

Sagintayev also held a meeting of the Council on Improvement of the Investment Climate, where they discussed issues of expanding opportunities for attracting foreign investment, creating favorable conditions and impartial regime to ensure a competitive economic environment.

October 2 in Ukimet Uyi Sagintayev met with representatives of the concern Royal Dutch Shell headed by the Upstream Director for Exploration and Production Mr. Andy Brown.

Thursday, October 4 a meeting was held with representatives of Lapwing Advisers, led by company president Simon Murray.

In addition, October 4 Sagintayev discussed with experts from Germany the issues of improving the dual education system. Among them, the co-chairman of the working group of the Council of Foreign Investors, Director of Marketing and Sales of KNAUF in Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan Dimitri Propp, Head of the Representative Office of the German Economy in Central Asia, Chairman of the Union of German Economy in Kazakhstan Robert Breitner.

The same day Prime Minister Sagintayev held a meeting on international cooperation.

Source: The Prime Minister of Kazakhstan