Abay Sarkulov has 13 years of experience in finance. He worked at Baiterek Holding since 2008. During his career he held various positions, from manager of infrastructure projects credit department management to Deputy Chairman of the board of JSC Development Bank of Kazakhstan.
A regular meeting of the Council on improving the investment climate was held under the chairmanship of Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Bakytzhan Sagintayev at the Government House today.
Today, Chairman of the Board of JSC "NC" Astana EXPO-2017 "Akhmetzhan Yessimov and Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Luxembourg Jean-Claude Knebeler have signed an agreement to participate in the exhibition within the framework of the third meeting of international participants of "Astana EXPO-2017."
Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Bakytzhan Sagintayev held a meeting with the Managing Director of Infrastructure of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development Thomas Maier at the Government House today.
I want to draw your attention to the positive results: in 2013, there were only 31% of self-employed people registered in tax departments that made pension contributions. In 2016 this figure reached 40%.
A draft decree of the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan "On implementation of the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan" On republican budget for 2017 - 2019" was considered at a meeting of the Government chaired by Prime Minister Bakhytzhan Sagintayev.
In Almaty despite huge potential in the sphere of tourism only 2.5% citizens work. At the same time every second foreign tourist visits the city. It is necessary to increase tourist opportunities and to develop branch in the necessary course. Bauyrzhan Baybek has reported about it during the reporting meeting with residents of Almaty.
In light of recent news of the Government to allocate 2 trillion tenge at improving the banking sector, Primeminister.kz decided to learn the opinion of an expert on this issue. Senior partner of the Center for Strategic Initiatives, a member of the Advisory Board for Economic Affairs under the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan Olzhas Khudaibergenov believes that the cleaning of the banks' bad loans - one of the necessary measures, which can not be postponed."
Governor of the region Krymbek Kusherbayev held today an informal meeting with public, bloggers and journalists at the Kazmediacentre in Astana. In his words, despite reduction of croplands, the region harvested 440,000 tonnes of rice. This became possible thanks to the repaired irrigation structures and high-quality seeds production.
American research center the Heritage Foundation updated Index of Economic Freedom ranking. According to the results, Kazakhstan improved its position just a few points, ranking 42nd. At the same time overtook Russia and Belarus.
"There will also be a possibility to export fuel and lubricants. In 2018 we predict to be able to provide ourselves with all necessary oil products. This has never been achieved earlier", - the Minister informed.
The revenues from transit traffic by all modes of transport should amount to 1 trillion 300 billion tenge by 2020, said Vice-Minister for Investment and Development Roman Sklyar at a press conference in the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
More than 600 km of roads will put in operation in 2017, said Vice-Minister for Investment and Development Roman Sklyar during a press conference in the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
This year, the growth of the industry is expected to reach 3%, said Minister of National Economy Timur Suleimenov, representing the forecast of socio-economic development for 2017-2021 at a meeting of the Government of Kazakhstan.
The government will send more than 2.4 trillion tenge on the priorities of the President's Address "Third Modernization of Kazakhstan: global competitiveness," said, the Minister of Finance of the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan Bakhyt Sultanov, presenting an improved draft national budget for 2017-2019 at the meeting.
- Oil production at Kashagan has started. Decision upon whether to expand the Tengiz field has been taken. In addition, we have handled the matter with Karachaganak. In this connection it is necessary to increase oil production and refining. To that end, we are carrying out modernization of three oil refineries, Nursultan Nazarbayev said.
It is planned to implement a number of measures in Kazakhstan so that the agro-industrial complex has become a new economic driver of the country, said First Deputy Minister of Agriculture of Kazakhstan Kairat Aituganov, during a press conference in the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Bakytzhan Sagintayev held a meeting on customs administration and entrepreneurship at Government House (Ukimet Uiy) today.
The work plan of the Cabinet on the first half of 2017 is considered at a meeting of the Government in Astana.
The annual increase in pensions and social payments has become traditional in Kazakhstan. At the beginning of New Year, many Kazakhstanis expected a 20 per cent increase in pensions, according to the instructions of the Head of State. Svetlana Zhakupova, Vice-Minister of Labor and Social Protection of Population of the Republic of Kazakhstan said about innovations in the calculation of pensions in 2017