Third annual forum ‘MINEX Central Asia 2012’ starts in Astana
Kazakhstan, Astana, April 17 / Trend, D. Mukhtarov /
The Third annual forum 'MINEX Central Asia 2012' will be held in Astana on April 17-19 2012, the forum's organising committee said on Tuesday.
'The event is aimed at developing the vast mineral potential of Kazakhstan and Central Asian countries, the promotion of international dialogue on issues of government regulation, technical improvements, training of skilful personnel, financing and investing activities in use of mineral resources', the report says.
The forum platform is used for the presentation of projects and strategies of the development of national and international mining companies operating in Central Asia and adjoining countries.
Priority issues related to the development of use of mineral resources is discussed as is the licensing policy, tax planning, innovation activity, foreign trade and investment activity in geological exploration as well as the mining and processing of solid minerals.
The forum is regularly attended by more than 450 delegates from 200 national and international companies.