The Prime Minister of Kazakhstan

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Video Digest: "Main events of the week" No. 44

01 August 2017, 09:45

The main events of the week from 24 to 29 July 2017

Last week, the Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan Bakytzhan Sagintayev visited the Karaganda region on behalf of the Head of State. Within the framework of the working trip he got acquainted with the implementation of the tasks of the Address "Third Modernization of Kazakhstan: Global Competitiveness" and the program article of the President "Looking to the Future: Modernizing the Public Consciousness".

Also, two press conferences on the implementation of the "100 concrete steps" were held: on the third institutional reform "Industrialization and economic growth" and the fifth - "Formation of the accountable state".

On Monday, July 24, Bakytzhan Sagintayev held a meeting of the Board of Directors of JSC NMH Baiterek.

On Tuesday, the Prime Minister of Kazakhstan chaired a regular meeting of the Government. Topics were discussed on the implementation of the State Program for Infrastructure Development "Nurly Zhol" for 2015-2019 and the development of agricultural products processing.

As a result of the meeting, a briefing was held with the participation of the leadership of the Ministry of National Economy, Ministry for Investment and Development and the Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

On the same day Bakytzhan Sagintayev met with Canadian Ambassador to Kazakhstan Shawn Steil and held a meeting on digitalization of the economy.

On Wednesday, the Prime Minister held a meeting of the State Commission on the Modernization of the Economy of Kazakhstan and a meeting on improving approaches to attracting foreign labor.

On Thursday, the Prime Minister held a meeting with Romanian Foreign Minister Teodor Viorel Melescanu and a meeting on the draft state program Digital Kazakhstan.

On Saturday, July 29, Bakytzhan Sagintayev held a meeting on the Startup Hub in Astana, which is being created as part of the implementation of the President's Address "Third Modernization of Kazakhstan".