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Bakytzhan Sagintayev instructed to prevent a decline in the current economic growth rate

18 April 2017, 11:31
Photo: primeminister.kz

During the government session, the Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Bakytzhan Sagintayev, noted Kazakhstan's positive GDP indicator for the first quarter of 2017 at the level of 3% and instructed the responsible state bodies to prevent the recession of the current economic growth rate.

The Prime Minister of Kazakhstan noted that the results of the first quarter of this year showed a good outcome compared to the same period last year, GDP growth was 3%.

B.Sagintayev emphasized that this indicator is a good start, but the successes of the first quarter should not become lax attitude.

Bakytzhan Sagintayev recalled that the Head of State set the task for the Government of Kazakhstan to ensure a 5% growth in the medium term. In this regard, the Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan instructed all ministries and the regional mayors not to allow the recession of the current economic growth rate.