N Kazakhstan region ensured growth of all macroeconomic indicators in 2014

PETROPAVLOVSK. KAZINFORM - A reporting meeting of Governor of North Kazakhstan region Erik Sultanov with the people of the region was held today.

More than 700 hundred people came to hear the report on social and economic development of the region. Besides, the report of the head of the region was broadcast live on local TV channels.

First Deputy Minister of Investment and Development Zhenis Kasymbek, deputy of the Majilis of the parliament Zheksenbai Duissenov, state inspector of the President's Office Gaue Nurmukhambetov took part in the meeting.

Opening the meeting the head of the region also noted that North Kazakhstan region had ensured growth of all macroeconomic indicators in 2014.

"The GRP grew by almost 3%. The volume of production of industrial products increased by 3.5%. The agricultural sector also registered growth in 2013. The farmers of the region produced products amounting to 283 bln tenge. The work on attraction of investments in the economy of the region was also actively held. Its volume increased by 8.7% and made 115 bln tenge," E. Sultanov said.

The international investment forum "Kyzylzhar Invest 2014" also made a great contribution. The event was held in November 2014. It brought together more than 800 participants including 300 participants from foreign countries. Investors from Australia, Finland, China, Romania, Russia, Ukraine and other countries expressed their interest in North Kazakhstan region. Over 50 agreements and memorandums totaling over 70 bln tenge were signed as a result.

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