I-st International Investment Forum "Invest Zhetysu- 2012" was held in Taldykorgan. Among those who participated in working process were: representatives of the Chamber of Commerce and the Ministry of Industry and New Technologies of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the sector committees, national holdings and companies, delegations of diplomatic missions and major foreign companies from Korea, Turkey, Japan, China and other countries, as well as representatives of the region business.
Powerful impetus for development of economic potential of Almaty region was the implementation in the region of the state program FIID. 22 objects put into operation under the "Map of industrialization" in 2010-2011; the amount of investment was 216.5 billion tenge through this over 3,600 people were employed in the region. Earlier this year, seven projects have been launched. By the beginning of the next year will be put into action as much again. "Almaty region - is one of the unique regions of our country with rich natural resources and a favorable investment climate, - said regional mayor Ansar Musakhanov in his welcoming speech to the participants of the forum.
- I am sure that all of your efforts in the implementation of any project aimed at achieving higher common objectives, comprehensive development and ensuring decent living of our people and the prosperity of your business". The head of the region told about the future prospects of economic growth in the region and its industrial development. Today, a number of enterprises of Almaty region not only mastered the market of the country, but also took to the near and far abroad .
Through the joint work with Entrepreneurship Development Fund "Damu" Almaty region became among the leaders in the number of active business entities. There are 104,000 of those in the region. Only last year 148 regional companies have received more than 2 billion tenge of subsidies on loans. One of the topics on round-table within the forum was the development of tourism in the region, and here the representatives of Kaznex Invest and Fund "Damu" gave exhaustive explanations on government support measures for entrepreneurship in tourism industry, both existing and planned.
It should be noted that the speech of the Chairwoman of the Board of Fund "Damu" Lyazzat Ibragimova was accompanied by the largest number of questions from the audience, and hence the interest in the " Business Roadmap- 2020" Program and other instruments of support provided by the Fund is high.