Thursday, 03 September 2020, 16:01:11
Prime Minister Askar Mamin made a working trip to the East Kazakhstan and Almaty regions, where he checked the progress implementation of large infrastructure projects and government development programs.
In the East Kazakhstan region, Askar Mamin inspected the implementation of the project for the construction of the Ust-Kamenogorsk - Taldykorgan highway, along the entire length of which (768 km) it is planned to ensure the opening of traffic by the end of this year. At the same time, the reconstruction of the Kalbatau - Maikapshagai highway is underway, where by the end of the year traffic will be opened on all 415 kilometers of the highway.
In the Almaty region, the head of government was reported on the reconstruction of the eastern section of the Ust-Kamenogorsk - Taldykorgan highway with a length of 314 kilometers, the construction project of the Usharal - Dostyk highway with a length of 180 kilometers.
The prime minister instructed to increase the pace of construction on the roads of the East Kazakhstan and Almaty regions. At the same time, the head of government emphasized the importance of quality assurance and the commissioning of the created transport infrastructure this year.
The implementation of the inspected infrastructure projects creates additional opportunities for the development of the transport industry. Popularization of the Center-South route as a transit corridor will help to increase the traffic volume and in the future may become a new point of economic growth. The reconstruction will increase traffic safety, improve the environmental situation in settlements and areas adjacent to highways, and will also stimulate the development of roadside services, creating new jobs.
As part of the trip, the head of government got acquainted with the work of healthcare, culture and sports facilities, the progress of construction of engineering and housing infrastructure in the cities of Ust-Kamenogorsk, Taldykorgan and Ayagoz, and visited the largest enterprise of the Republic of Kazakhstan for the production of electrical equipment JSC KEMONT, the dairy of the Vostok-Milk, a company producing caviar and meat of sturgeon fish, Ost Fish, a dairy farm in the village Balpyk bi, Koksu district, Almaty region.