Videodigest: "Events of the Week" No.23

06 March 2017, 09:07

The main events of the week from February 27 to March 5, 2017

This week, Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Bakytzhan Sagintayev took part in the meeting of the Working Group on the redistribution of powers between branches of government with the participation of the Head of State.

B.Sagintayev took part in the joint session of the Houses of Parliament on Friday, March 3; the draft Law "On Amendments and additions to the Constitution of the Republic of Kazakhstan" was approved in the first reading.

A regular meeting of the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan chaired B.Sagintaev was held on Tuesday, February 28; the issues of the state program of development of agro-industrial complex of Kazakhstan for 2017-2021, the introduction of IT systems in the formation and maintenance of the treasury building contracts in public procurement were discussed during the meeting.

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Following the results of the meeting, the press center of the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan held a press conference with the heads of the Ministries of Education, Finance and Agriculture.

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Also this week, B.Sagintayev held a meeting with Vice-President of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development P.Heilbronn to discuss issues of implementation of key reforms under the President's Address "Third Modernization of Kazakhstan: global competitiveness."

Prime Minister of Kazakhstan B.Sagintayev met with the Chairman of the Government of Adjara Autonomous Republic of Georgia Zurab Pataradze on Monday. The issues of trade and economic relations, increase mutual trade turnover, and developing cooperation in the transport and logistics sector were discussed at the meeting.

The press center of the Government held a regular press conference on the implementation of the President's Address "Third Modernization of Kazakhstan: global competitiveness" on Thursday, March 2. Minister of Energy K.Bozumbayev reported on the prospects of the development of the fuel and energy complex of the country,.

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A regular meeting of the Board of Directors of JSC "NMH" Baiterek " was held on the same day under the chairmanship of the Prime Minister.

B.Sagintayev held a meeting on improving the procurement system and also met with representatives of «The Boston Consulting group» on Saturday, March 4.