Investment opportunities in Kazakhstan were discussed at the International Congress “G-Global. World of the XXI century"
As part of the implementation of the initiative of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan - Elbasy Nazarbayev N. on the introduction of the "G-Global" project to the United Nations platform and its institutionalization as a World Heritage, the International Secretariat of G-Global organised the International Congress "G-Global. World of the XXI century"
The Congress was attended by Heads of State and Government, heads of international financial organizations and large businesses, global experts and world-class practitioners, Nobel Prize winners and others.
Among the speakers were the Minister of National Economy of the Republic of Kazakhstan Ruslan Dalenov, Chairman of the Management Board of KAZAKH INVEST Baurzhan Sartbayev, Member of the Board (Minister) for Integration and Macroeconomics of the Eurasian Economic Commission Sergey Glazyev, First Deputy Chairman of the Central Bank of Russia Ksenia Yudaeva, Prime Minister- Minister of Italy (2006-2008), 10-President of the European Commission Romano Prodi, Chairman of JPMorgan Chase International Corporation (2009-2019) Jacob Frankel, Professor of Economics at Harvard University, IMF Chief Economist (2001-2003) Kenneth Rogoff, Hani Salem Sonbol , Director General of the International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC), Chairman of China Silk Road Group, Member of the UNCTAD Strategic Direction Yan Lijin and President of the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) (2015-2016) Wu John.
During the Congress, new ways of sustainable economic and trade growth, financial development, as well as strengthening the potential of cities as international centers of knowledge and innovation were considered. At the same time, recommendations from leading experts on confronting new challenges in modern conditions were formed.
At the World Anti-Crisis Conference “Economy. Trade. Investments ", the Chairman of the Board of KAZAKH INVEST Baurzhan Sartbayev made a welcoming speech. According to him, Kazakhstan is actively working to attract investment in agriculture, metallurgy, mining and other sectors.
“KAZAKH INVEST has a wide range of competencies in the field of project management and consulting. Our specialists have industry and regional specialization and provide advice on all investment issues in Kazakhstan, such as identifying projects, choosing investment sites, local partners, obtaining various permits and investment preferences. We help to establish links and select partners between local suppliers, companies and foreign investors. For the timely and efficient provision of services to investors, we have a network of foreign representative offices in priority countries and regional offices in each region of Kazakhstan. Our main task is to ensure smooth and clear implementation of investment projects in Kazakhstan, ” - he said.
According to the speaker, over the past decades, the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan has adopted a number of amendments aimed at improving the attraction of investments. In addition, continuous measures have been taken to ensure investment protection at the highest level.
“The state is actively working to attract investment in the manufacturing sector. Now investors have the opportunity to sign a contract with the Government to receive tax preferences and in-kind grants. Our task is to ensure the efficient implementation of investment projects in Kazakhstan. Now we are ready to offer more than 100 specific projects. As such, investors can familiarize themselves with “packaged” projects with ready-made financial models, business plans and local partners, ” - concluded the Chairman of the Management Board of KAZAKH INVEST Baurzhan Sartbayev.
At the same time, during the event, issues of slowing the global economy, development of bilateral trade and mutual investments, restoration of global economic growth, as well as macroeconomic issues were discussed.
The event was co-organized by UNCTAD, ECOSOC, the Madrid Club World Leaders Alliance, BBC World News, the Renewed Bretton Woods Committee, and others.
For reference: The World Anti-Crisis Conference (WAC) is an international and regional platform for dialogue, which was organized by the Eurasian Economic Club of Scientists and the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan in 2008. WAC is one of the largest international forums in the world. Since 2008, the Higher Attestation Commission annually brings together global leaders, experts and representatives of the business community to find solutions to combat the main economic and social challenges of our time.