EBRD Green Cities, East Kazakhstan leadership act to transform two cities LONDON. KAZINFORM The East Kazakhstan region, already making major upgrades to its municipal infrastructure, brought two regional cities into the EBRD’s successful urban sustainability programme, EBRD Green Cities, when the region’s Governor, Danial Akhmetov, signed a Memorandum of Understanding showing local authorities’ strong interest in developing the green economy, the EBRD informs on its website.
MegaSmart: from garage to industrial plant NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The story of the founder of MegaSmart takes us back to the times of the heady ‘90s in a post-Soviet Kazakhstan where the entrepreneurial spirit had just begun to root itself in a burgeoning private sector. The EBRD became instrumental in MegaSmart’s expansion and success, ebrd.com reports.
EBRD appoints André Küüsvek as Managing Director, Central Asia NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM André Küüsvek has been appointed as EBRD Managing Director for Central Asia. He will be responsible for one of the most geographically diverse regions of the Bank’s operations, where the EBRD has invested US$ 15.6 billion (€14 billion).
EBRD looking for expansion in Uzbekistan BAKU. KAZINFORM Following the second office opening in Andijan city of Uzbekistan, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is indeed looking at further expansion in the East of the country, representative of EBRD told Trend in an interview.
Tengizchevroil, EBRD share success of joint program NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Tengizchevroil LLP (TCO) and European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) conducted a business workshop for representatives of Small & Medium Enterprises (SME) to discuss urgent issues related to Kazakh Content development in oil and gas industry, Kazinform has learnt from the company’s press service.
EBRD, EU support dairy farmers in Tajikistan DUSHANBE. KAZINFORM - Saida Rajabova has been a local farmer for almost two decades. Surrounded by Tajikistan's steep hills and mountains, she lives in the rural town of Shahrinav, where she has built up a small dairy farm with five cows, ebrd.com reports.
EBRD and Green Climate Fund commit up to US$ 6.4 million to finance new solar plant in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The EBRD, in partnership with the Green Climate Fund (GCF), is stepping up its efforts to support renewables in Kazakhstan with a loan of up to US$ 6.4 million to finance a new 10 MW solar plant in the Zhanakorgan District in southern Kazakhstan.
PM meets EBRD Board of Directors NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Prime Minister Askar Mamin met with the members of the Board of Directors of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development for discussing the state and prospects of implementation of the joint investment projects in the territory of Kazakhstan, Kazinform reports.
EBRD Board Directors to visit Kazakhstan and Kyrgyz Republic LONDON. KAZINFORM A delegation from the EBRD’s Board of Directors will visit Kazakhstan and the Kyrgyz Republic from 8 to 14 September 2019. The visit will help the Directors to assess the progress of reforms taking place in the two Central Asian states, familiarise themselves with the Bank’s investments and meet a range of stakeholders, a press release of EBRD reads.
Kazakhstan adopts roadmap on dairy industry standards NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Kazakhstan is strengthening its commitment to improving the safety of raw milk and dairy products with the signing of a roadmap in the country’s capital Nur-Sultan that will bring the national dairy industry to the level of the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) standards, ebrd.com reports.