News by tag - Trade

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.

EAEU Free Trade Agreement signed with Iran

On December 25, 2023, on the margins of the Supreme Eurasian Economic Council in St. Petersburg, a free trade agreement was signed between the Eurasian Economic Union and its member states on the one hand and the Islamic Republic of Iran on the other.

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.

Procurement of subsoil users to work for the country — Alikhan Smailov on strengthening regulation of commodity exchanges

Issues of development of commodity exchanges were considered at the Government session chaired by Prime Minister 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.

Alikhan Smailov meeting with President of Uzbekistan: We work actively to bring mutual trade to $10 bln

Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Alikhan Smailov arrived in Uzbekistan on behalf of the Head of State to participate in the 16th summit of the Economic Cooperation Organization. On the eve of the event in Tashkent, Alikhan Smailov met with the President of the country Shavkat Mirziyoyev.

Renewable energy sources to account for 15% of Kazakhstan energy balance by 2030 — Alikhan Smailov

The 12th meeting of the dialogue platform "Kazakhstan-European Union" with the participation of leaders of central government agencies and representatives of the diplomatic corps was held in Astana, chaired by Prime Minister Alikhan Smailov.

CIS Economic Council discusses measures of free barrier-free trade

Deputy Prime Minister – Minister of Trade and Integration Serik Zhumangarin took part in the 98th meeting of the CIS Economic Council in Moscow.

Kazakhstan to expand measures to protect consumer rights

New measures in the field of consumer protection were considered at the Government session, chaired by Prime Minister Alikhan Smailov. 

Alikhan Smailov demands elimination of all detected violations at Altyn Orda market

Actual issues of Altyn Orda, the largest trading market in the country, were considered at a meeting chaired by Prime Minister Alikhan Smailov with the participation of the leadership of central government agencies, akimats of Almaty and Almaty region, General Prosecutor's Office, Agency for Protection and Development of Competition, Agency for Financial Monitoring, and other agencies. 

Alikhan Smailov: Kazakhstan ready to increase exports to Qatar by $243 million

On the margins of the third Qatar Economic Forum taking place in Doha, the meeting between Prime Minister Alikhan Smailov and the Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani took place.

Prospects for strengthening Kazakhstan-Czech cooperation in trade, engineering and energy discussed by Alikhan Smailov and Petr Fiala

Prospects for further strengthening of Kazakhstan-Czech cooperation were discussed by Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Alikhan Smailov and Czech Prime Minister Petr Fiala, who arrived in our country on an official visit.