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Alikhan Smailov meets with Head of Bashkortostan

Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Alikhan Smailov met with the Head of the Republic of Bashkortostan of the Russian Federation Radiy Khabirov, who arrived in Astana with a delegation. 

E-commerce training centers to be opened in all regions of Kazakhstan

To provide comprehensive state support to SMEs, e-commerce training centers will be opened in all regions of the country. They are already operating in four western regions. This was announced at the Government session by the Minister of Trade and Integration of Kazakhstan Arman Shakkaliyev. 

Kazakhstan plans to increase share of e-commerce to 20% by 2030

At the Government session chaired by Prime Minister Alikhan Smailov the issues of further development of e-commerce were considered.

Alikhan Smailov called on European investment community to expand participation in joint projects

Further steps to strengthen trade and economic relations between Kazakhstan and the European Union discussed Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Alikhan Smailov and Vice President of the European Commission Margaritis Schinas.

Kazakhstan modernizes 45 road checkpoints

A total of 52 checkpoints are functioning along the perimeter of the state border, modernization works are carried out synchronously with neighboring countries within the framework of road maps. This was announced by Deputy Minister of Transport Satzhan Ablaliyev at the Government session. 

Kazakhstan plans to increase cargo transit from China to Europe through its territory 5 times by 2029

Issues of development of road freight transportation and transit were considered at the Government session under the chairmanship of Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan Alikhan Smailov.

Landmark megaproject: Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan to be connected via new railroad

Construction of a new railway line Darbaza – Maktaaral with a length of 152 km started in Turkestan region. Alikhan Smailov, Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan, gave an official start to the works in the mode of teleconference.

Transit cargo transportation through our country to grow to 35 million tons by 2029

The volume of transported cargo from China to Europe through our country has increased significantly in recent years, with the share of China in Kazakhstan's transit traffic increased to 27%, amounting to 6.2 million tons. This was stated by Minister of Transportation Marat Karabayev at the Government session. 

Prime Minister of Kazakhstan orders to halve terms of clearance and passage of railroad cargoes

Measures for further development of the railway industry considered at the Government session chaired by Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Alikhan Smailov. 

Alikhan Smailov instructs to develop effective measures to eliminate bottlenecks in rail freight transportation

Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan Alikhan Smailov held a meeting on further development of transport and transit potential of the republic and activities of the Kazakhstan Temir Zholy national company.

Kazakhstan ready to increase exports to Hungary by $700 mln — Alikhan Smailov

A wide range of issues of cooperation in various sectors of the economy were discussed by Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Alikhan Smailov and Prime Minister of Hungary Viktor Orban.