Karim Massimov arrives on working trip to Almaty

15 August 2016, 16:25
Almaty
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On the  instruction of the Head of State Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Karim Massimov has arrived on a working visit to Almaty to evaluate the work of municipal authorities.

K. Massimov has got acquainted with engineering and technical equipment and security systems  of Almaty international airport, railway and bus stations, especially in terms of security against possible terrorist threats.

The work schedule of the Prime Minister includes visiting  the special economic zone "Park of innovative technologies" and the agro-industrial complex of LLP "Bayserke Agro", which is located in Almaty region.

Besides, Karim Massimov will check the progress of reconstruction  of corridor of  the  Kargaly river in Nauryzbaysky region. Earlier, at a meeting of the Government  the Prime Minister has promised to monitor the work of municipal services in Almaty.

The Prime Minister  will visit the construction site  of the neighborhood "Sayaly" and hand the keys to the apartments to young families. He will also visit the Universiade facilities, where he will check the construction of Ice Palace and Athletic village and meet with the Olympians.

The Prime Minister will also visit the Scientific Center of Pediatrics and Pediatric Surgery, where a meeting on helping children with disabilities will be held with representatives of the health care system.

Karim Massimov also plans to visit the house-museum A.Baitursynov.

The Prime Minister will get  acquainted with the general plan of city development. At the end of the working visit, he will hold two major meetings on banking and business development.

 

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Almaty is the largest metropolis of the Republic of Kazakhstan, where more than 1.7 million people live.

The city ranks first in the country in terms of GRP - 21.2% in 2015. Most sectors of the economy of Almaty have  shown  a positive growth trend.

The city is  a major logistics hub of the transport corridor "Western Europe - Western China". It provides about 20% of foreign trade turnover of the country. Almaty is the financial, economic, scientific, educational, industrial and cultural center of  our the country  and the  entire Central Asian region.