Representatives of seven countries participated in "WestKazInvest-2016" forum (PHOTO)
The III international investment forum "WestKazInvest-2016" has opened in Uralsk, BNews.kz correspondent reported. Representatives of seven countries participated in the forum.
The forum is directed to improvement of investment climate of the region and further stimulation of inflow of foreign investments. They are driving force of introduction of new technologies at the enterprises. As the deputy governor of the WKR Igor Steksov has noted, representatives of seven countries participate in a forum: Great Britain, France, Italy, Spain, Czech Republic, Finland and Russian Federation. Guests are presented the priority spheres of development of the West Kazakhstan region.
"We stake on mechanical engineering, an agrarian and industrial complex, small and medium business, the transport and logistic direction, and also construction branch. Here various goods are presented, beginning from bottled water, finishing with the ships with the displacement up to 300 tons," the deputy governor of the WKR Igor Steksov declared.
It is planned that at the forum a number of memorandums of cooperation between the foreign and local enterprises will be signed.
"Representatives of about 100 foreign companies and 500 representatives of the Kazakhstan enterprises and financial institutions participate in the forum," the chief of the department of business and industrial and innovative development of the WKR Mirzhan Satkanov reported.