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The akim of North Kazakhstan region held negotiations with potential investors in China

The akim of North Kazakhstan region held negotiations with potential investors in China

The akim of the region Kumar Aksakalov paid a working visit to the province of Hubei of the People’s Republic of China. That visit took place within the framework of the agreements reached at the meeting of the Regional Council in August 2017. The province of Hubei, numbering 61 million people, which occupies the fifth place in the economy and the 7th place in the country’s GRP, will be one of the strategic partners for the implementation of joint projects.

In the city of Wuhan, the head of the region held talks with the leaders of local companies; a meeting was organized with large trading networks interested in importing and selling food products. Representatives of enterprises from Beijing and large provinces, such as Shandong, Henan, Jiangsu, Shenxi, also participated in the meeting. They also expressed a desire to invest in the economy of the region. In the course of the negotiations, the investment opportunities of NKR were presented. The head of the region invited Chinese businessmen to North Kazakhstan region to implement joint projects. The akim of North Kazakhstan region noted that all conditions for foreign investors were created in the region. In the near future, an office of the North-Kazakhstan region will be opened in Beijing to promptly resolve issues of mutual cooperation.

«Our region can offer beneficial economic cooperation in several areas. Including agriculture, industry, mechanical engineering, processing in the agricultural sector, trade and other spheres. At the expense of the state, the production infrastructure is brought to investment projects. We approach each project individually», — Kumar Aksakalov said.

During the visit to China, the akim of the region Kumar Aksakalov met with the Governor of Hubei Province Wang Xiaodong.

«Together with North Kazakhstan region, we made a step towards strengthening ties and contacts between local governments, developing business cooperation in the fields of agriculture, industry, infrastructure construction and tourism. We will help to strengthen the links between enterprises, research institutes, non-governmental organizations», — Wang Xiaodong said.

«A very developed production base, a rich scientific and educational base of Hubei Province and resources of North Kazakhstan region, developed agriculture, complement each other’s economies. This visit will be a great stimulus for the implementation of joint projects in various fields», — Kumar Aksakalov said.

Following the meeting, a memorandum of cooperation was signed between the Akimat of North Kazakhstan region and the People’s Government of Hubei Province.

In the city of Shiyan, Kumar Aksakalov met with the mayor of Zang Weiguo, where the prospects of cooperation were discussed. Also, the head of the region visited the largest plant «Dongfeng Motor Corporation», which produced cars.

The akim of North Kazakhstan region held negotiations with potential investors in ChinaThe akim of North Kazakhstan region held negotiations with potential investors in China

Posting date: 27.11.2017