Vice PM on visit to Mangystau oblast

AKTAU.  October 29. KAZINFORM /Anargul Tolegenova/ Vice Prime Minister Serik Akhmetov arrived in Aktau with working visit on Wednesday. He is expected to survey a number of industrial enterprises. S. Akhmetov has already checked out water desalination installation at the Mangystau Atomic Energy Works and heard the local administration's report on the progress of the Road Map Program in the region.

According to governor of the oblast Krymbek Kusherbayev, over 24, 000 jobs have been created within the project. The region has utilized 91.5% of the allocated funds.

The Vice PM also acquainted with the projects on development of utility network in settlements and took positive view on preparation of the oblast for winter season.

Besides, Akhmetov visited shore base of Keppel-Kazakhstan LLP ship-building plant and Aktau International Trade-Sea Port.

As director of Keppel Kazakhstan LLP said the enterprise would like to use the territory of the Aktau International Port within realization of a project on extending the port in northern direction.

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