E.Atamkulov reported to the President on the results of the company over the last five months and prospective projects of the developing railway industry in the nearest future.
-President gave concrete commissions on implementing the program of railroad industry reformation, and also on improving the quality of passenger transportation and building new railroad lines in Kazakhstan. The building of a new narrow gauge routed to the “Aktogai-Dostyk” direction has been started this year. That will allow increasing the transit potential of this stage by 2.5 times in two years. Besides, as it is known, an agreement on creating more favorable conditions for consignors of goods from Kazakhstan - establishing through tariffs - was achieved during the recent meeting of the Head of the State with President Vladimir Putin of Russia. The President set a task to work the question out with Russian colleagues by the end of this year, and to finish the work on creating through tariff corridors, - E. Atamkulov said in a press briefing.