I. Tasmagambetov: Service during EXPO must be on very high level
Deputy prime minister of Kazakhstan Imangali Tasmagambetov has held a meeting on preparation and holding the international specialized exhibition "EXPO-2017". Mayor of Astana city Aset Isekeshev, Minister of Culture and Sport of the Repbulic of Kazakhstan Arystanbek Mukhamediuly and senior vice chairman of the board of JSC National Company "Astana EXPO-2017" Marat Omarov took a part at the meeting, BNews.kz correpsondent reports.
As the Vice Prime Minister has specified, the city authorities are faced by a question of rendering service at the high level. Serious approach in the organizational moments is demanded by a question of functioning of transport infrastructure of objects of the EXPO and Astana city in general.
Special attention should be paid to work on improvement of transport and logistic system, optimization of route network of public transport, introduction of new control systems of transport streams, the press service of the EXPO reports.
"For high-quality execution of the order of the Head of state the Ministry of culture and sport together with akimat of Astana and JSC National Company "Astana EXPO-2017" needs to strengthen the coordinated work on a question of formation of the cultural program during an exhibition and also to provide performance of organizational issues on stay of delegations and guests," – Imangali Tasmagambetov said.
It is obvious that holding an event of such scale will give a new serious impulse to development of small and medium business and to development of new technologies. The exhibition will allow to attract considerable private investments into construction of exhibition objects and infrastructure of the capital. At the same time "EXPO-2017" is the image project on increase tourist appeal of the country which will allow her to provide long-term social and economic effect.