Thursday, 12 November 2020, 12:33:10
Prime Minister Askar Mamin received the Country Director of the Asian Development Bank in Kazakhstan Nariman Mannapbekov, who replaced Giovanni Capannelli in this position.
The parties discussed the prospects for further cooperation between Kazakhstan and ADB in the implementation of projects for the development of infrastructure, small and medium-sized businesses, healthcare and minimizing the consequences of the pandemic on the economy of Kazakhstan.
Since 1994, ADB has allocated over $5.1 billion in loans for the implementation of government projects in Kazakhstan for the development of finance, infrastructure, energy, utilities and other areas.
ADB financed about 100 projects of technical assistance in the transport and agricultural sectors, education, healthcare, development of small and medium-sized businesses for $50 million. More than $628 million was allocated for the implementation of private sector projects in the transport industry, utilities, livestock, etc.