Kazakhstan: an attractive investment destination for British Business
June 11, 2012
Organized and sponsored by:
National Export and Investment Agency “KAZNEX INVEST”
Ministry of Industry and New Technologies of the Republic of Kazakhstan
Co-organized and sponsored by:
Embassy of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the United Kingdom
House of Lords, UK Parliament
Description of the event
Despite serious challenges of financial nature and significant economic changes in the last few years in the world, Kazakhstan has not only managed to maintain the same level of investment in its industrial development, but also launched one of the largest programs for industrial development in its history. What separates Kazakhstan from competitor countries? What are the possibilities that Kazakhstan offers to investors?
Today, Kazakhstan has created all necessary conditions and regulatory framework for successful implementation of projects involving foreign investment. This road show is the first event that is entirely devoted to presentation of investment opportunities in priority sectors in Kazakhstan. Particular attention is paid to information about specialized agency KAZNEX INVEST created to provide comprehensive support to investors who are pinning their future plans with successful cooperation with Kazakhstan.
- What main advantages have Kazakhstan from the standpoint of investors?
- What activities and changes in legislation does Kazakhstan adopt to further improve conditions for doing business in the country?
- How does the state support investors?
- What kind of investment projects has Kazakhstan in its priority sectors?
Monday, June 11, 2012
- London. Venue: UK Parliament
|9:00–9:05am||Welcoming speech Kairat Abusseitov. Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the UK|
|9:05-9:10 am||Welcoming speech Lord Waverley. Member of the House of Lords, UK Parliament|
|9:10-9:20am||The State Program of Accelerated Industrial-Innovative Development
Kanysh Tuleushin. Vice-minister of industry and new technologies of the Republic of Kazakhstan (TBA)
|09:20–09:35am||Factors of attractiveness of investment climate of Kazakhstan Kairat Karmanov. Deputy Chairman. National Export and Investments Agency “KAZNEX INVEST”|
|09:35–09:50am||Investment projects of JSC “Sovereign Wealth Fund “Samruk Kazyna”
Dias Iskakov. General Director. LLP “Samruk Kazyna Invest”
|09:50–10:00am||Success story of investing in Kazakhstan TBC|
|10:00–10:15am||Development tendencies and projects of agribusiness industry of Kazakhstan Kairat Naizabek. Managing Director. JSC “KazAgroFinance” (Interpreting needed )|
|10:15–10:30am||Development tendencies and projects of machinery industry of Kazakhstan ,
Vadim Shakshakbayev. Vice-President. JSC “NC Kazakhstan Engineering
|10:30–10:45am||Development tendencies and projects of chemical industry of Kazakhstan TBC. “United Chemicals Company”|
|10:45–11:00am||Development tendencies and projects of pharmaceutical industry of Kazakhstan TBC. “SK-Pharmacy”|
Kairat Abusseitov. Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the UK
|1:00–2:00pm||B2B meetings and tour to UK Parliament building|