— During the meeting, a joint statement was made by the Government of Kazakhstan and the National Bank on the main directions of economic policy for 2018; the course of digitalization of the agro-industrial complex, development of competition, the course of preparation for the XXIII Winter Olympic Games in 2018 in Pyeongchang of the national team of Kazakhstan were considered.

— Minister of National Economy Timur Suleimenov and Chairman of the Board of the National Bank Daniyar Akishev reported on the main directions of economic policy for 2018. As a result, a corresponding draft resolution of the Government was adopted.

— First Vice Minister of Agriculture Arman Yevniev reported on the progress of digitalization of the agro-industrial complex of Kazakhstan.

— Also reports on the subject were made by the Minister of Information and Communications Dauren Abayev, Chairman of the Board of KazAgro Nurlybek Malelov, akim of Kostanay region Archimedes Mukhambetov, North-Kazakhstan region, Kumar Aksakalov, deputy director-general of Amiran factory of the Kazakh Academy of Nutrition, Zhangeldy Abzhapparov, director of Atameken Agro JSC Kental Islamov.

— Minister of National Economy Timur Suleimenov reported on the development of competition in the country. A. Myrzakhmetov, Chairman of the Board of Atameken NCE shared his opinion on the discussed issue.

— Minister of Culture and Sports Arystanbek Mukhamediuly reported on preparations for the XXI Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea. The consideration of the issue was also made by the Secretary General of the National Olympic Committee Daniyar Abulgazin.

— Following the meeting of the Government, Bakytzhan Sagintayev gave a number of instructions.

— First Vice Minister of Agriculture A. Yevniev, deputy general director of Amiran plant of the Kazakh Academy of Nutrition, Zh. Abzhapparov, director of Atameken Agro, K. Islamov answered the questions of journalists regarding agribusiness digitalization at the press conference following the meeting of the Government.

— Arman Evniev described the details of the introduction of technologies such as precision farming and Smart-farm, as well as the work done to develop the system of electronic grain receipts.

— Zhangeldy Abzhapparov told about the production process at the Amiran plant of the Kazakh Academy of Nutrition.

— Kental Islamov cited arguments why exactly in the sphere of AIC new technologies and the transition to an electronic format are needed.