Industry Minister suggests developing Almaty industrial-innovative development concept
ALMATY. 18.03.2010. KAZINFORM. /Daniyar Sikhimbayev/ The city of Almaty has a big potential for development of industrial and innovative projects. Deputy Prime Minister - Minister of Industry and New Technologies of Kazakhstan Asset Issekeshev has made it public at the sitting of the Business Council in Almaty today. The Minister suggested holding one more discussion in a month, since there can be many new projects. "The program of regions development for five years is being developed at present. As for Almaty, it is needed to develop a concept of industrial-innovative development of the region for five years in order to understand what sectors will develop in Almaty and what types of products can be developed", A. Issekeshev said. In his turn Almaty Akim Akhmetzhan Yessimov asked Mr. Issekeshev to study these issues till the Prime Minister Karim Massimov's visit to Almaty.