33 investment projects worth USD 25 bln under consideration within anti-crisis plan
ASTANA. October 19. KAZINFORM /Serik Sabekov/ 33 investment projects amounting to USD 25 bln are under consideration to date within the Government's anti-recessionary program, Kairat Kelimbetov, Chairman of SamrukKazyna National Welfare Fund announced during the enlarged sitting of Nur Otan Faction in the Majilis today. These projects cover such sectors as energy, oil processing, petrochemistry, chemistry, metallurgy, transport, telecommunications, infrastructure and pharmacy, he noted. Kelimbetov says the main criteria of the projects will become their economic payback, export potential and multiplicative influence on the sector. Their implementation will create over 40, 000 jobs. Putting them into service will additionally provide more than 10, 000 people with jobs.