(MENAFN- Trend News Agency) BAKU, Azerbaijan, March 30. Kazakhstan needs to
meet an annual threshold of sustainable economic growth equaling 4
percent, Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, the President of Kazakhstan, said,
citing the President's press service.
The statement was made during the President's address to the
lower house of the Parliament.
The head of state added that it is vital to ensure that
Kazakhstan becomes a critical regional hub.
“We have completed a significant volume of work to ensure the
de-monopolization and creation of a competitive economy. However,
we must not stop there,” Tokayev noted.
He added that the government needs to systematically address
this issue, which will improve the maturity of Kazakh institutions.
According to the president, this will make the domestic economy
more resistant to external and internal shocks.
Earlier, President Tokayev said that Kazakhstan needs to
decrease the economy by half in 2023, in addition to containing
food production price growth.
MENAFN provides the information “as is” without warranty of any kind. We do not accept any responsibility or liability for the accuracy, content, images, videos, licenses, completeness, legality, or reliability of the information contained in this article. If you have any complaints or copyright issues related to this article, kindly contact the provider above.