On November 21, President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Kassym-Zhomart Tokayev held a working meeting with Akim of Karaganda Region Zhenis Kassymbek, who reported on the social and economic development of the region for 10 months of the year, the press office of Akorda reported.
The Akim informed that according to the general parameters, the positive dynamics is recorded in the industrial sector, agro-industrial sector and investment attraction activities in the region. Industrial production totalled 3.1 trillion tenge; goods production in the manufacturing sector increased by 6.3%. 522.2 billion tenge was attracted to the economic sector of the region.
Zhenis Kassymbek reported on the technical improvement of the road network in the region, the measures taken to supply water to the residents and the current situation in the ArcelorMitall Temirtau Holding.
In conclusion, the Kazakh leader gave the Akim specific instructions on the future development of the region.