Nazarbayev studied program on Almaty oblast development
TALDYKORGAN. July 31. KAZINFORM /Daniyar Sikhimbayev/ - Today President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has got acquainted with the development plan of Almaty oblast (region of Kazakhstan) during his working visit to Taldykorgan town. According to this program, 377 thousand sq m of residential space will be put into operation by the end of 2007, and in 2008 this index will increase by 390.2 thousand sq m. Reconstruction of the water supply facilities will be held in 30 localities of the region. Budget financing of the healthcare system in the current year will increase by KZT 18.8 billion, educational system – by KZT 34.9 billion. Volume of investment into Almaty oblast is expected to amount to KZT 112.4 billion. The Kazakh leader paid special attention to the development of the satellite cities’ creation project G4City. Construction of the first stage of one of the cities will start in 2008. Besides, Nursultan Nazarbayev got acquainted with the projects of Zhana Ile tourist center and Khorgos international near-border cooperation center.