Fixed investments growth
The amount of fixed investments is growing in Kazakhstan. According to the Government officials, about 4.5 trillion tenge were invested in the economy of Kazakhstan since the beginning of the year. Thus, the volume of investments grew more than 25 per cent compared to the same period last year. In the regional breakdown, Atyrau region is leading, followed by the cities of Astana, Almaty and Shymkent. The priority fields of investments are real estate, construction, transport, communication services and industrial sector. For example, in six months of this year, almost 533 billion tenge were invested in the processing industry and about 514 billion tenge were invested in residential construction.