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Video Digest: “Main events of the week” No. 81

by April 23, 2018 General

Last week in Akorda Nursultan Nazarbayev held a meeting of the Council for the Management of the SWF Samruk-Kazyna. During the meeting, issues related to the adoption of the updated development strategy and the fund transformation program were discussed.

On Tuesday, April 17 in Ukimet Uyi, Bakytzhan Sagintayev chaired a regular meeting of the Government. Results of socio-economic development and implementation of the republican budget for the first quarter of the year, the implementation of the Roadmap for formalization and involvement of the informal workforce in the country’s economy, increasing the digital literacy of the population and provision of public services were discussed.

Also last week, a meeting of the Expert Council on Economics was held with the participation of the Prime Minister of Kazakhstan. Issues of development of the national economy in the context of the Third Modernization and the national objective of joining the list of the world’s 30 developed countries were discussed.

On April 17, Bakytzhan Sagintayev met with representatives of the Royal Dutch Shell Company, headed by the director of the Exploration and Production, Mr. Andy Brown. Issues of implementation of joint projects for the North Caspian Sea (Kashagan) and Karachaganak were discussed.

On the same day, Prime Minister B. Sagintayev held a meeting on the development of the country’s fuel and energy complex.

On Friday in Ukimet Uyi Bakytzhan Sagintayev met with the extraordinary and plenipotentiary ambassadors of the Russian Federation, A. Borodavkin, and the Italian Republic, Pasquale D’Avino.

On April 20 the Prime Minister chaired a meeting of the Council on improving the investment climate. Issues of improving the investment climate and attracting foreign investment in new innovative projects in the areas of transport, logistics and development of the transit potential of Kazakhstan were discussed.

Also on 16 and 20 April at the press center of the Government, briefings on the expansion of microcredit within the framework of the President’s Five Social Initiatives and the state support of scientific research, including projects of the Kazakhstan National Geographic Society QazaqGeography “Investment Potential of Sacred Geography of Kazakhstan. Space monitoring. IT and historical and cultural analysis of the creation of an electronic atlas of the republic.” The executor of the project is Nazarbayev University

Source: The Prime Minister of Kazakhstan