Economy of Kazakhstan shows a positive trend. According to Kuandyk Bishimbayev, Minister of National Economy, GDP growth for the first half of 2016 amounted to 0.1%. As for experts, this was due to an increase of construction, transportation, manufacturing and agricultural production volume. International reserves of Kazakhstan also have positive indicators, so that increased by more than 5% and amounted to about $96 billion since the beginning of the year. Wages and foreign exchange reserves rise in Kazakhstan too.

 

Kuandyk BISHIMBAYEV, KAZAKH MINISTER OF NATIONAL ECONOMY:

Implementation of ‘Employment Roadmap 2020’ program is going on. In 2016, 93 billion tenge was allocated to repair of social infrastructure and housing facilities, as well as improvement in villages, rural districts and towns. 106.8 new jobs were created within this program by June 1, 2016.

 

As for Zhenis Kassymbek, the Minister of Investment and Development, the Government supports domestic export intentions within renews program of industrialization. The Agency plans to increase the export growth of manufacturing goods by 19% next three years and, reach to bring fixed asset in sum of 4.5 trillion tenge. There were selected 8 the most export –oriented industry sectors, such as metallurgy, oil refining, oil and agrochemicals, automobile manufacturing, mechanical engineering and food production.

 

Zhenis KASSYMBEK, KAZAKH MINISTER FOR INVESTMENTS AND DEVELOPMENT:

Manufacturing sector grows by 0.5%, whereas non-ferrous metals production in the mining industry increased by 9.1%. This is due to increase in gold ore and ore production in new fields as Aktagai and Barshakol. There is a positive dynamics in the number of manufacturing industries. So, the metallurgy production increased by 9.4%, including iron and steel that increased by 2% and, non-ferrous metals by 13.6%.

 

Construction sector demonstrates significant growth. Under ‘Nurly zhol’ program 17% of residential houses were run for the last six months. 5 million square meters of housing was put in commission now. But more 309 thousand square meters will be constructed up to the end of year.

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