Kazakhstan to construct transport corridor - Western Europe - Western China in 2008- President
Astana. February 7. Kazakhstan Today - Kazakhstan should begin construction of the transport corridor - Western Europe - Western China in 2008, the President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev said at the joint session of the chambers of the Parliament presenting the address to the people of Kazakhstan on Wednesday, the agency reports. "We should start practical realization of the largest in Kazakhstan transport project of transcontinental corridor - Western Europe - Western China that will be constructed in the south region of Kazakhstan, Kyzylorda, Aktobe, and Russia," N. Nazarbayev emphasized. The President of Kazakhstan emphasized, the works on construction and reconstruction of motor ways of Astana - Borovoy, Almaty-Horgos and Almaty ring road will be continued this year. According to the leader of the state, construction of railroad Shar-Ust-Kamenogorsk should be completed in 2008 and construction of railroads Mangyshlak-Bautino, Eralievo-Kyryk, the sites Horgos-Zhetygen, electrification of railroad sites Makat-Kandyagash should be commenced.
Resourse: Kazakhstan Today