(Kazinform) - Today Kazakhstan premier Daniyal Akhmetov is to pay a working visit to North Kazakhstan oblast, in particular, to the town of Petropavlovsk and Taiynsha district.
PM will be accompanied by Agriculture Minister Akhmetzhan Yessimov, Culture and Information Minister Yermukhamet Yertysbayev, 1st vice president of KazMunaiGaz JSC Zhaksybek Kulekeyev, Industry and Trade Vice Minister Askar Batalov, Kazakhstan Development Bank president Askar Sembin, head of Agriculture Ministry Water Resources Committee Anatoly Ryabtsev, reports Trend.
In the course of the trip Premier is expected to call on residential estates being built within Housing Construction Development Programme, social facilities, etc.
Kazinform Note: North Kazakhstan population makes 660 600 (as per July 1, 2006). The region produces 2.4% of the countrys gross regional product, grows and processes 12.2% of the countrys farm produce.