Kazakh PM launched new projects in Turkistan
As part of his working trip to Turkistan, Prime Minister Askar Mamin held a meeting on the development of the city, primeminister.kz informed.
Governor of Turkistan region Umirzak Shukeyev, Minister of Culture and Sports Aktoty Raimkulova, Governors of Atyrau region Nurlan Nogayev, Aktobe region — Ondasyn Urazalin, Shymkent — Yerlan Aitakhanov, as well as representatives of other regions and contractors, responsible for urban construction, reported on the progress of the work.
“The First President – Elbasy Nursultan Nazarbayev and the Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev pay special attention to the development of the city of Turkistan. Nov. 4-5, 2019, with the participation of Elbasy, a number of erected facilities were opened in Turkistan. Next fall, a summit of the heads of state of Central Asia will be held here. In this regard, we must ensure the completion of the construction of the necessary facilities,” said Mamin.
The prime minister laid a capsule at the construction site of a multidisciplinary regional hospital with 630 beds. The project will be implemented in 2022 by the Turkish investor YDA Holding as part of a public-private partnership. The cost of the facility is about 100 billion tenge, about 1,700 new jobs will be created for medical personnel, including 350 doctors.
The head of government also launched the construction by the Turkish company Sembol construction of the multifunctional tourist complex Caravanserai worth about 39 billion tenge.
Mamin inspected the construction of the International Airport of Turkistan and the highway leading to it, as well as an amphitheater, drama theater, the Regional Universal Scientific Library, the Uly Dala Eli Center, and the Yassaui Museum, reconstruction of the buildings of the National Center for the Artisans of the Great Silk Road and the Visit.
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