On February 25 a meeting "Development of entrepreneurship in rural areas: status and prospects" was held in the Palace of Metallurgists Culture in Oskemen city. It brought together heads of households and entrepreneurs, Akims of towns and districts, rural districts, veterinarians, public development institutions, including the "Damu" Fund.
As part of the meeting entrepreneur’s products was exhibited and a consultation room was organized, where it was possible to apply to the representatives of the "Damu" Fund, "KazAgro" SEC "Ertis", banks, leasing companies and others for advice on the entrepreneurship development.
Today there are 13.3 thousands of small, medium and large enterprises in the rural sector of the economy of Eastern Kazakhstan. Akim of Eastern Kazakhstan region Daniyal Akhmetov scheduled the key directions of entrepreneurship development in rural areas, according to the Information Center of Eastern Kazakhstan region.
Thus, in the region it is already launched the realization of comprehensive program for the development of dairy cattle, including 5 major directions, which, according to experts, are able to raise rural business to a new level. Among them: the reconstruction and new construction of dairy farms (ITF), the establishment of milk collection points and the organization of procurement of milk from the population, providing full capacity utilization of the processing enterprises of the dairy industry, the strengthening of fodder base, as well as providing veterinary and sanitary safety in animal husbandry.
The main focus will continue to be placed on the development of food industry and the complex processing of agricultural products.