|2017 Expo-2017 International Exhibition will take place in Astana|
|2020 2020 SMEs will produce at least 50% of GDP Labor productivity will be increased up to 126 thousand dollars Children aged 3-6 will be 100 per cent covered by pre-school education|
|2025 2025 Kazakhstan will completely provide own market with petroleum products according to new standards of environmental friendliness Share of non-oil export in the total amount of export has to increase twice and three times by 2040 Translation of Kazakh alphabet to Latin will begin 95% of Kazakhstan citizens have to know the Kazakh language|
|2030 2030 Water-saving technologies will be applied on 15% of acreage|
|2040 2040 Problem of the population providing with water for irrigation will be solved|
|2050 2050 GDP volume per capita will reach 60 thousand dollars Share of the city citizens will be up to 70 per cent of the total population|
Mr. Aluisio reported that during this year's carnival in Venice, Italians and international delegations had a chance to learn about culture and traditions of Kazakhstan in the framework of the upcoming exhibition "EXPO-2017" in Astana.
"Italians and guests of Venice had an opportunity to see a clip about "EXPO-2017". And Venetians showed a great interest in learning about life of Kazakh people. After the presentation, mayor of Venice was presented with a Kazakh flag, and all participants of the carnival were invited to this major international event in Astana", he said.
In turn, Akhmetzhan Yessimov informed that currently 115 countries and 20 international organizations have confirmed their participation in EXPO-2017. 41 countries have already received their pavilions and started. He expressed confidence that Italian expositions will demonstrate the best projects and achievements in renewable energy, and guests from Italy will be able to learn something new and interesting.
International specialized exhibition will be held in Astana from June 10 to September 10, 2017. Organizers expect about 5 million visitors.