The Prime Minister of Kazakhstan

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Head of State holds a meeting with akim of Astana, Asset Issekeshev

13 February 2018, 16:08

During the meeting, the Head of State heard the information on the social and economic development of the capital city and the preparations to celebrate Astana’s 20th anniversary. This was reported by the press service of Akorda.

"According to the results of 2017, socio-economic indicators of the city's development grew almost by 2 times. The industry increased 7 percent. In five years, 46 industrial projects provided revenues of one trillion tenge," Asset Issekeshev said.

In addition, the President of Kazakhstan was reported on the growth of private investments in fixed assets, the share of which in the reporting period was 70%.

"Last year we had a record: 2.4 million square meters of housing were built. Now we keep on constructing four districts of the city at the expense of private investors and national companies," Akim of Astana said.

Asset Issekeshev has also told Nursultan Nazarbayev about the progress in implementing infrastructure projects in the capital city and plans for constructing new roads in Astana’s suburban area.

The Head of State has positively assessed the activitiy connected with building a number of social facilities in the city, conducted jointly with the regional administrations.

Following the meeting, the President of Kazakhstan has given a number of specific instructions.