16 February 2017 , 10:44
OVER 5 THOUSAND ENTITIES OF SAB AND MORE THAN 33 THOUSAND INDIVIDUAL ENTREPRENEURS WORK IN SUB ARAL REGION
The akim of the Kyzylorda region Krymbek Kusherbayev reported about it at a reporting meeting with the population on February 15.
Involvement of an independently employed and unemployed population in the category of small business is one of the main objectives for 2017 for the region. As the Head of state noted, small business provides social stability and stability of economy.
- For this reason in 2016 we increased amount of the funds allocated for microcredit in comparison with 2015 almost by 2,5 times (KZT 2,5 billion). In total more than KZT 16 billion has directed to support of small and medium business, including in the agro-industrial sphere, at the expense of all sources. It is nearly one and a half times more than in 2015, - K. Kusherbayev noted.
Today in the region about 5 thousand entities of small and average business and even more than 33 thousand individual entrepreneurs and country farms on which economic and social wellbeing of the region in many respects depends work. About 100 thousand people – the third part of an economically active population of our area are engaged in this sector.