Today, the XXXVII session of the regional maslikhat was held with the participation of akim of the region Kuanyshbek Iskakov. Seventeen issues were addressed on the agenda. Reports were heard on the state of roads of the region and actions taken to improve them, on measures of support for social and medical and pedagogical correction of children with disabilities, as well as on the approval of the development program of Kyzylorda region for 2016-2020.
The volume of investments attracted to the economy of the region in January-September 2019 amounted to 264.1 billion tenge. The total volume of agricultural products - 80.4 billion, the volume of commissioned housing - 483.4 thousand square meters, as well as the volume of construction works amounted to 115.9 billion tenge. It has grown to 2.3 times. However, 9,610 new jobs have been created.
"The budget of the region continues to be socially oriented. In clarifying the current budget, 1.3 billion tenge was allocated to the social sphere; the main priorities of our work remain such areas as health care, education, sports and culture. According to the results of 9 months of this year, the growth of all macroeconomic indicators characterizing the economy of the region, excluding industrial production, has been ensured. As it is known, the volume of oil production, which accounts for about 70% of industrial production, decreases annually. During the reporting period 4.2 million tons of oil were produced, which compared to the same period last year is less by 584, 9 thousand tons, or 12 percent. Nevertheless, in order to improve industrial production and ensure growth in this industry, we have begun to diversify the economy of the region. This year, within the framework of the industrial program, the fish processing plant will be put into operation, production for the production of hard brick, processing of rice and mixed fodders will be launched, akim of the region Kuanyshbek Iskakov said.
During the meeting, akim of the region K. Iskakov focused on the latest significant social and political events in the region.
In September, Prime Minister Askar Uzakbaevich Mamin visited the Baikonyr city on a working visit. The issue of construction of five more 50-apartment houses in the Baikonyr city was resolved next year. Speaking about agriculture, the akim of the region noted that Kyzylorda rice farmers adequately completed harvesting works, breaking this year another record in the history of the country on rice production: they collected 60.3 centner from each hectare area of 87.9 thousand hectares, poured 530, 5 thousand tons of rice. At the same time, on June 3, 2019, the general designer of "Zhoba" LLP prepared design and estimate documentation, works on the construction of the "Population Service Complex in Turkistan (Eastern Bath)." To date, the construction of the complex has been carried out by 95%. The general contractor is Bak Bereke 2030.