Contracts signed: completed XII Astana economic forum

45 projects worth nearly $ 9 billion will launch at the end of the Astana economic forum, which ended today in Nur-Sultan. How did international event, found out the correspondent channel “WORLD 24” Gulmira Zhanzakova.

Astana economic forum gained the status as one of the most influential international platforms. Here not only enter into commercial transactions and investment memorandums, but establishing friendly relations. So, during one of the sessions, Nur-Sultan and Moscow signed the cooperation program for the next three years.

Representatives of the two capitals discussed the new growth and development of the regions of Kazakhstan and Russia. And said that mutually beneficial relations between the two countries will strengthen the revival of the Great silk road.

“I am confident that this initiative of “One belt and one road” will help us to create a unique industrial-transport corridor with the volume of production and trade at least 20 trillion dollars”, – said Minister of Moscow government Sergey cheryomin.

To explore business opportunities in Kazakhstan – that’s what urged foreign investors Prime Minister of the Republic Askar Mamin. He noted: Kazakhstan opens up access to many markets of Central Asia, including the Eurasian economic Union.

“Kazakhstan is a country with wide opportunities for business, investors and entrepreneurs. We offer the most favorable business conditions in the region and in the world”, – said Mamin.

A number of international deals already signed in Akmola oblast, Pavlodar and Mangystau. Particularly attractive for investors was the sector of energy, engineering, agriculture, and mining.

“Today we will have an agreement for two billion dollars. Will be further meetings were held with five companies with which there are already concrete agreements on different projects. These are projects that relate to chemical industry and agricultural sector”, – said akim of the Mangystau region Yeraly Tugzhanov.

For two days the forum was attended by five thousand people from 70 countries. Among the influential guests – the head of the IMF, world Bank chief economist, prominent politicians and businessmen. Following the forum, they will appreciate the economic and social policy of Kazakhstan.