Agreements of Ministry of Investment and Development with foreign investors to top USD 18 bln

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ASTANA. KAZINFORM - The total volume of agreements signed by the Ministry of Investment and Development of Kazakhstan with foreign investors will top USD 18 bln, Minister of Investment and Development of Kazakhstan Asset Issekeshev told at the CCS media briefing today.

"The total volume of agreements, we plan to sign in March, exceeds USD 18 bln," A. Issekeshev said.

As the minister noted, Kazakhstan was one of the countries in the region with the growth of investments, and it became possible thanks to the wise investment policy.

"The work on the new system has already begun. Today, the resolution of the Government on one-stop shop for investors of the Ministry of Investment and Development of Kazakhstan was adopted. We actively work with all the ambassadors, ministries, national companies and regional administrations through the Ministry of Foreign Affairs," he noted.

Thus, the talks with the investors that plan to participate in implementation of the second phase of the state program focused on priority sectors of the economy will be continued. The number of investors is about 100 companies with the total volume of investments over 40 mln US dollars.

Besides, the Ministry of Investment and Development of Kazakhstan plans to sign about 20 investment agreements with China and about 40 projects are still being considered.

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