Emblem
Official Source of the
Prime Minister of the
Republic of Kazakhstan
Menu
Emblem
Close button

Video Digest: Prime Minister Askar Mamin’s working visit to the United States of America

Friday, 13 December 2019, 19:15:33

 

Dec. 9-11, the Prime Minister Askar Mamin paid a working visit to the United States of America. During the trip, agreements were reached on investing by the leaders of the American agribusiness in the opening of meat processing enterprises and the production of irrigation systems. The head of the government of Kazakhstan also held talks with the leadership of leading world companies in the field of innovative and digital development, venture financing and energy.

  • Dec. 9, the head of the government visited the cities of Springdale, Arkansas and Dakota City, Nebraska, where he got acquainted with the production capacities, technological process and research and development of Tyson Foods.
  • Following Mamin’s negotiations with the leadership of Tyson Foods, the largest meat producer in the USA, represented by the President Noel White and Chairman John Tyson, an agreement on the implementation of the modern agro-multiprotein industry program in Kazakhstan was signed.
  • The document at the first stage provides for the construction of a modern meat processing complex with a capacity of about 2 thousand heads per day in Kazakhstan.
  • In Omaha, Prime Minister Askar Mamin met with the Governor of Nebraska Pete Ricketts and the President of Valmont Industries, the market leader in irrigation systems, Stephen Kaniewski. The parties discussed the prospects for cooperation and exchange of experience in the application of high technologies for machine irrigation, telecommunications, renewable energy, infrastructure construction, as well as agricultural science and education.
  • Following the results of negotiations, in the presence of Mamin and Ricketts, an Agreement was signed between the Ministry of Agriculture of Kazakhstan, Kusto Group and Valmont Industries on the principles of effective irrigation and improving agricultural productivity in the Republic of Kazakhstan.
  • The prime minister visited to the headquarters of Valmont Industries and got acquainted with the production capacities and technological process of the enterprise.
  • Dec. 11, the Prime Minister Askar Mamin visited San Francisco as part of a working visit to the United States.
  • The Head of Government met with the leadership of the Center for the Fourth Industrial Revolution of the World Economic Forum and discussed promising areas of cooperation in the field of regulation of innovative technologies with the WEF Managing Director Richard Samans.
  • Following the meeting, the Center for the Fourth Industrial Revolution and the Astana International Financial Center signed a document on strategic partnership in the development of the Internet of Things, which was the first step towards the opening in 2020 in Kazakhstan of the WEF Affiliate Center for the Fourth Industrial Revolution.
  • Prime Minister Askar Mamin held talks with CEO of 500 Startups venture fund Christine Tsai, as a result of which an agreement was signed on QazTechVentures JSC Kazakhstan national development institute’s joining the V Global Fund 500 Startups.
  • Following Mamin’s negotiations with Chief Financial Officer of the BrightSphere Investment Group Suren Rana, Kazakhstan Direct Investment Fund and BSIG signed a memorandum of cooperation in creating a joint fund in 2020 to finance infrastructure projects at territory of Kazakhstan.
  • Mamin discussed the development of an innovative ecosystem, venture capital and start-up projects in Kazakhstan with the management of Plug and Play, whose office it is planned to open on the Astana Hub site.
  • During the negotiations with the C3.ai Chief Executive Officer Thomas Siebel, the head of government discussed issues of cooperation in the use of artificial intelligence in the oil and gas and other sectors of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
  • During a meeting with the vice president of the transnational corporation Cisco Guy Diedrich, the implementation of an updated strategy for cooperation in the field of information technologies and achieving the goals enshrined in the Digital Kazakhstan state program was considered.
  • During the meeting with the CEO of One Web Adrian Steckel, the prospects for the implementation of the project on the widespread coverage of the territory of Kazakhstan, including remote and inaccessible areas, with high-speed broadband Internet via communication satellites were considered.
  • In a conversation with Executive Vice President of Chevron Exploration and Production Corporation James Johnson, the prime minister discussed the development of the Future Expansion Project, the further increase of Kazakhstani content for goods and services at the Tengizchevroil project, as well as the development of joint measures to improve social security and labor conditions of Kazakhstani workers.
  • During the negotiations with ValvTechnologies President Kevin Hunt, Askar Mamin considered the possibility of opening a plant in Kazakhstan for the production of valves and gate valves for the oil and gas sector. It is planned to use the manufactured products within the framework of the Tengizchevroil Future Expansion Project, as well as export to the markets of neighboring countries.
  • Mamin met with the founder of the 42 computer programming school and Qwasar IT educational company Kwame Yamgnane, with whom the prospects of cooperation in training specialists for the digital economy of Kazakhstan were discussed.
  • The prime minister visited the office and factory of the Tesla company, where, as part of a meeting with the company’s management, questions of expanding the network of gas stations in Kazakhstan and opening service centers for electric vehicles were discussed.
  • Prime Minister Askar Mamin paid a working visit to London, where he met with the President of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development Suma Chakrabarti.

News feed
23 September 2020, 14:43
Astana EXPO-2017 wind power station to reach full capacity of 100 MW by end of 2020
22 September 2020, 12:12
Harvesting in Kazakhstan completed by 93.4% — Ministry of Agriculture 
22 September 2020, 11:16
Sixty-five public organizations for protection of consumer rights operate in Kazakhstan — Ministry of Trade and Intergation
22 September 2020, 10:05
Head of Government gives several instructions to strengthen consumer protection 
22 September 2020, 10:02
Export potential of harvest in Kazakhstan to reach 7.5-8 million tons of grain in 2020
21 September 2020, 16:51
Government session to be held Sep. 22 in Ukimet Uyi 
21 September 2020, 12:54
Government considers issues of mass sports development 
18 September 2020, 18:26
Issues of preserving jobs and timely payment of wages discussed in Government of Kazakhstan
17 September 2020, 18:56
Prime Minister Askar Mamin meets with President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov
17 September 2020, 18:45
Government of Kazakhstan discusses issues of social protection of disabled people
16 September 2020, 18:09
Yerlan Kiyasov appointed Vice Minister of Healthcare - Chief State Sanitary Doctor of the Republic of Kazakhstan
15 September 2020, 12:26
Work underway in Kazakhstan to saturate domestic market with basic products for stabilizing prices — Ministry of Agriculture
15 September 2020, 10:27
Price increase for socially significant food products will not exceed 6% by the end of 2020 — Ministry of Trade and Integration
15 September 2020, 10:07
Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Askar Mamin instructs to ensure strict control over stability of prices for socially significant food products
15 September 2020, 09:44
Under Industrialization Map in Kazakhstan, 206 projects worth 1 trillion tenge to be introduced in 2020
15 September 2020, 09:29
For 8 months of 2020, 4.3 thousand new jobs created under Industrialization Map — Ministry of Industry and Infrastructure Development
14 September 2020, 22:47
Introduction of Industry 4.0 in Kazakhstan, or how smart factories worked during quarantine period and global pandemic
14 September 2020, 18:42
Interdepartmental Commission adopts decisions on work of businesses
14 September 2020, 14:02
Government session to be held Sep. 15 in Ukimet Uyi
14 September 2020, 10:51
Strategic directions for development of Eurasian Economic Integration until 2025 considered at session of EEC Council
11 September 2020, 13:07
Prime Minister Askar Mamin introduces Minister of Emergency Situations Yuri Ilyin
10 September 2020, 23:45
Distance learning, epidemiological situation, provision of villages with Internet — how educational process organized in Kazakhstan
10 September 2020, 13:12
Production of electronics industry of Kazakhstan to increase 8.5 times over 3 years
09 September 2020, 15:06
Roman Sklyar pays working visit to Atyrau region
09 September 2020, 11:59
Ministry of Healthcare on CVI: In Kazakhstan, there is a 6-fold decrease in bed occupancy
09 September 2020, 11:31
Food production for 8 months of 2020 increased by 3.6% — Ministry of Agriculture
09 September 2020, 11:21
Market of Kazakhstan fully provided with petroleum products of domestic production — Nogayev 
09 September 2020, 11:19
In Kazakhstan, total volume of container transit traffic increased by 37% — Ministry of Industry and Infrastructure Development
09 September 2020, 11:02
Measures taken stabilized epidemiological situation in the country — Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Askar Mamin 
09 September 2020, 10:54
Following results of 8 months of this year, positive dynamics remains in basic sectors of economy
09 September 2020, 10:53
Government adopts National Plan for Implementation of Address of the Head of State to People of Kazakhstan
09 September 2020, 10:25
604 loans issued under Economy of Simple Things Program — National Bank
09 September 2020, 10:20
Following results for 8 months of 2020, state budget received 5.5 trillion tenge of revenues — Ministry of Finance
09 September 2020, 10:13
Growth in construction, agriculture and manufacturing industry — Ruslan Dalenov reports on results of socio-economic development for 8 months of 2020
09 September 2020, 10:06
Draft National Action Plan for implementation of President's Address includes 10 key areas
07 September 2020, 17:10
It is planned to double fines for violations in the field of environmental protection — Magzum Mirzagaliyev spoke about implementation of President’s Address
07 September 2020, 16:33
Digitalization of land relations to eliminate human factor, bureaucracy and corruption — Omarov on implementation of President's Address
07 September 2020, 16:27
Beibut Atamkulov on implementation of President's Address: Mechanism for subsidizing rent to be approved by the end of 2020
07 September 2020, 16:14
Government session to be held Sep. 9 in Ukimet Uyi
07 September 2020, 15:39
Focusing on industry and development of transport infrastructure in Kazakhstan — Roman Sklyar speaks about main aspects of President's Address
06 September 2020, 09:34
Video Digest: Main events of the week, No. 76
05 September 2020, 14:10
Session of EEC Council: Several issues of further development of Eurasian economic integration discussed
05 September 2020, 13:41
Production of stationary ventilators opened in Kazakhstan
05 September 2020, 03:37
Construction, Support for SMEs and Investment — how East Kazakhstan Region developed during the pandemic
05 September 2020, 01:46
Briefing to be held on measures to implement Address of the Head of State
04 September 2020, 17:33
New concept for improving local self-governance to be developed — Ruslan Dalenov on implementation of President's Address 
04 September 2020, 13:31
Additional 200 billion tenge to be allocated to support SMEs — Alikhan Smailov on implementation of President's Address
03 September 2020, 16:27
Ministry of Education and Science to develop uniform requirements for online education platforms
03 September 2020, 16:18
Implementation of President's Address: Free clubs to open in schools, National Crafts centers — in regions 
03 September 2020, 16:01
Taldykorgan – Ust-Kamenogorsk highway to be commissioned this year — Askar Mamin
© 2019 - 2020 Press service of the Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Developed by SoftDeCo.