Nazarbayev discussed the "Nurly Zhol" state program and SPIID with Kassymbek

03 August 2016, 00:22

Minister for Investment and Development of Kazakhstan Zhenis Kassymbek has informed the Head of State Nursultan Nazarbayev on the key issues of realization of the state program "Nurly Zhol" and industrial-innovative development of the country, as well as the priorities of the ministry's activities in the coming period.

The Head of State stressed the need to continue ongoing efforts to create a favorable investment climate for the development of the economy and promoting foreign direct investment.

In addition, the President of Kazakhstan has discussed the issues of development of road and transport infrastructure, as well as support for small and medium-sized businesses within the "Nurly Zhol" program to facilitate the creation of new jobs.

As the Investment and Development Minister of Kazakhstan noted, before the end of this year it is planned to commission 800 km of new roadway.

By 2020, the construction of roads  with 7 thousand km on routes Astana-Almaty, Astana - Ust-Kamenogorsk, Astana - Aktau, etc will be completed.

Following the meeting the Head of State gave a number of specific instructions.