Eurasian Resources Group (ERG) and town council of Karaganda region signed a Memorandum of mutual cooperation in implementing socially significant projects for 2020. The memorandum was signed by First Deputy Chief Executive Officer of ERG Aldiyar Kaztayev and mayor of the Karaganda region Zhenis Kasymbek.
In 2020, ERG will allocate more than 843 million tenge to maintain and develop the social sphere of the region. Of these, 600 million will be allocated for the construction of a table tennis center in Karaganda. The implementation of this project is designed for two years - 2020-2021. Funds were also allocated for the repair of Rynochnaya Street in the regional center, the maintenance of the boiler room in the Shubarkol village, the improvement and repair of schools in Karaganda and the Shubarkol village, and the purchase of STEM equipment for the Shubarkol secondary school.
In addition, in support of the region, ERG will allocate more than 3,000 tons of coal for residents of the Kyzylzhar village and low-income residents of the Shubarkol village.
The memorandum contains not only ERG initiatives aimed at the development of regions, but also includes socially significant projects of the town council of the Karaganda region, which will be implemented at the expense of the local budget in accordance with the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan. These are such vital projects for ERG employees as the average repair of the Astana-Kurgaldzhino-Barshino-Shubarkol-Kyzylzhar automobile road, the Zhanaarkinsky district roads, ongoing repair of culverts on the Picket-Sonaly-Isenda regional highway and intra-village roads. In addition, the funds will be used to improve the village of Shubarkol.
- ERG is always very serious about investing in improving the quality of life of people in the region, developing infrastructure, culture and sports,” said Alexander Mashkevich, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Eurasian Resources Group. - We are grateful to the town council for the opportunity to make the life of our "hometowns" better and more comfortable. By joint efforts this year we will continue the improvement of the village of Shubarkol, in which our employees also live. We hope that the most pressing problems in the region will be resolved - repair of roads, houses, pipelines.
- For society, it’s important not only the production and financial performance of our enterprises, but also how organizations care about their own employees and residents,” said mayor of Karaganda region, Zhenis Kasymbek. - Therefore, the town council of the Karaganda region is actively working with large enterprises to develop partnerships in social programs. In particular, ERG continues to implement a number of projects that are important for residents of the region.
For 16 years, ERG annually concludes memorandums on the implementation of socially significant projects in the Aktobe, Kostanai, Karaganda and Pavlodar regions, where the Group's enterprises are located.
In general, from 2001 to 2019, the volume of social investments of the Eurasian Group in the regions of presence exceeded 272.5 billion tenge.