The round table on the issues of improving of the position of Kazakhstan in the World Bank "Doing Business" rating on the indicator" Connecting to the Power Supply System" was held in Almaty
On July 20, in Almaty, Atomic and Energy Supervision and Control Committee of the Ministry of Energy of the Republic of Kazakhstan together with “Alatau Zharyk Company” JSC held the round table on the issues of improving of the position of Kazakhstan in the World Bank "Doing Business" rating on the indicator" Connecting to the Power Supply System", and also on the results of World Bank "Doing Business" subnational rating. The representatives of transmission and energy-supplying organizations of the Kazakhstan regions, local executive bodies of Kostanai, Zhambyl, Atyrau, Mangistau, Almaty, Kyzylorda, West Kazakhstan and North Kazakhstan oblasts, Almaty and Astana cities, as well as electric users of Almaty took part in the round table.
Within the round table, the power network connection procedure, signing of the contract for energy supply, legislation norms of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the sphere of electric power industry, aimed at improving the reliability of energy supply were explained, also the suggestions of further optimization of the power network connection process were made.
At the meeting the reports were made by the Chairman of the Atomic and Energy Supervision and Control Committee of the Ministry of Energy of the Republic of Kazakhstan Sungat Esimkhanov, the Chairman of the Board of "AZhC" JSC M. Umbetov, the Executive Director of "AlmatyEnergoSbyt" LLP A. Mukazhanov, as well as the representatives of Akimat of Almaty and "Atameken" NCE of Almaty.
According to the rating result, Almaty was noted as the most advantageous city for doing business and entrepreneurial activities. Due to the positive work evaluation of the local government, the round table participants shared the experience, the applying of the best law enforcement practice and achieving of the improvement through implemented measures with the representatives of akimats of 16 country regions, as well as with the transmission and energy-supplying organizations of Kazakhstan.
The topical issues in the sphere of electric power industry were discussed at the meeting, the guests, also, took an active part in the discussions and shared their own experience and practice, which allowed to collect a full picture of the regions development in certain areas.
Today, with modernization in all spheres of life, more attention is paid to consumer’s comfort, time and resources saving for receiving various services. Due to this, projects are being developed to optimize work processes, in particular in the energy sector, which could more easily and quickly respond to the consumers’ incoming requests and establish conditions for them. The development of a competitive business environment will allow the country's economy to grow and create new opportunities for entrepreneurs.
Press Service of the Ministry of Energy of the Republic of Kazakhstan