Deputy Prime Minister. Minister of Finance Yerulan Zhamaubayev held a meeting on implementation of national projects.
Prime Minister Alikhan Smailov held the 6th meeting of the Coordinating Council on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) with the participation of the leadership of central government agencies and representatives of the diplomatic corps, UN and UNDP in Kazakhstan.
Over the 10 months of this year, mutual trade between Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan amounted to $4 billion, having increased by almost 35%. This was reported by Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Trade and Integration of Kazakhstan Serik Zhumangarin, speaking today in Tashkent in the framework of the 4th Interregional Uzbekistan-Kazakhstan Business Forum.
Following the inter-regional Uzbekistan-Kazakhstan business forum held in Tashkent on 21 December this year, 40 documents on investment and trade-economic cooperation between the two countries for a total of $2.5 billion have been signed.
The Prime Minister Alikhan Smailov held a meeting with Sir Suma Chakrabarti, Deputy Chairman of the Supreme Council for Reforms under the President of Kazakhstan, on 23 Dec.
The Government held a regular meeting of the Economic Demonopolisation Commission chaired by Prime Minister Alikhan Smailov.
The agenda of today's Government session included consideration of the draft Concept for the Development of the Geology Sector for 2023-2027. The Ministers of Ecology, Industry and Energy reported on the situation in the field of geology, as well as on the decisions to be made for its development.
The progress of the audit of the Republic's energy facilities and heating networks was considered at the Government session chaired by Prime Minister Alikhan Smailov. Reports on this topic were made by the Ministers of Energy Bolat Akchulakov, Industry and Infrastructural Development Kairbek Uskenbayev. Nurlan Urankhayev, Akim of the Abay region, reported on the uninterrupted operation of the Heat Power Station-1 in Semey; Nurlan Nogayev, Akim of the Mangystau region, on the restoration of hot water supply in Aktau; Ermaganbet Bulekpaev, Akim of the Karaganda region, on heat supply to residents of Karaganda and operation of the Heat Power Station-2 in Temirtau; Asain Baikhanov, Akim of the Pavlodar region, on the situation in Ekibastuz and measures being undertaken.
The draft Concept of geological industry development for 2023-2027 was considered at the Government session chaired by Prime Minister Alikhan Smailov.
The progress of the audit of the republic's energy facilities and heating networks was considered at the Government session chaired by Prime Minister Alikhan Smailov.