Business community prepares for EXPO 2017
Kazakh companies will receive a priority right to participate in this year’s universal exposition. The Managers of Atameken National Chamber of Entrepreneurs and Astana Expo 2017 national signed a cooperation agreement. This will ensure the participation of the Kazakh businesses and innovative companies involved in alternative energy development. Less than five months are left before the start of the Expo. Nearly 100 countries are expected to take part.
AKHMETZHAN YESSIMOV, CHAIRMAN, ASTANA EXPO 2017 NC:
Goods that are produced in Kazakhstan not only help with the work scope, but significantly reduce the construction cost, because our domestic materials are cheaper. In general, taking into account this work and reduction of the construction costs, the savings amounted to 302 billion tenge.