|2017 Expo-2017 International Exhibition will take place in Astana|
|2020 2020 SMEs will produce at least 50% of GDP Labor productivity will be increased up to 126 thousand dollars Children aged 3-6 will be 100 per cent covered by pre-school education|
|2025 2025 Kazakhstan will completely provide own market with petroleum products according to new standards of environmental friendliness Share of non-oil export in the total amount of export has to increase twice and three times by 2040 Translation of Kazakh alphabet to Latin will begin 95% of Kazakhstan citizens have to know the Kazakh language|
|2030 2030 Water-saving technologies will be applied on 15% of acreage|
|2040 2040 Problem of the population providing with water for irrigation will be solved|
|2050 2050 GDP volume per capita will reach 60 thousand dollars Share of the city citizens will be up to 70 per cent of the total population|
"I love your state, because there are very close and friendly relations between the two countries, so I will have plenty of opportunities to get acquainted with your holidays because culture, as I see, is a very rich and interesting, so in that sense, there is a huge task I set myself, just to work on strengthening cooperation in the field of culture, not only trade and economic cooperation", the Ambassador said.
"I want to congratulate all people of Kazakhstan on this wonderful holiday, as I understand, it’s a holiday of bright, holiday of kindness, your new year", the Ambassador congratulated.
In addition, according to V. Petkov, he is going to visit some of the activities that will be held to celebrate Nauryz in Astana.