The EXPO-2017 organizer’s office hosted a meeting on preparation and holding of the exhibition with the participation of the head of the board of the “Astana EXPO-2017” NC Akhmetzhan Yessimov, Minister of Information and Communication Dauren Abayev, and heads of the central mass media.

Akhmetzhan Yessimov formulated the meeting’s main tasks, emphasizing the need to effectively implement instructions given by the President on July 13, 2015, to conduct the exhibition at the highest level.

He noted that it is necessary to pay special attention to explaining the historical significance of the upcoming international specialized exhibition in Astana and the importance of holding such an event to strengthen Kazakhstan's international standing.

During the meeting, great attention was also paid to such important matters as professional and competent coverage of preparations for EXPO-2017 by the media, correctness of publications and consistency in editorial policy.

"We understand the importance of the upcoming event, which will reflect on Kazakhstan’s image in the near future,” – Dauren Abayev said.

According to the participants of the event, it is necessary to update the comprehensive program for promoting the exhibition and correcting consumer interests in the National mass media, which should focus on ordinary Kazakhstanis.

JSC "NC" Astana EXPO-2017 "was established on January 15, 2013, with the purpose of preparing and holding EXPO-2017.


Published: 13 March 2017



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