Today, within the framework of the Year of Youth, a startup students meeting was held at the Startup Academy of Zhubanov University with representatives of the City Department of Entrepreneurship, the Atameken RPP, financial institutions and authorized state bodies. The main purpose of the event was to consolidate young people around the set common initiatives and goals of the Head of State in entrepreneurship, as well as outreach to support entrepreneurship with state instruments and business promotion.
During the meeting, the business coach of the project “Bastau” of the oblast chamber of entrepreneurs “Atameken” Yerbol Shyma spoke about the features of the project, described in detail its main directions. “Today, the involvement of young people in the business sphere is one of the topical directions, and the National Chamber of Entrepreneurs Atameken provides great opportunities, contributing to the development of entrepreneurship in general. The business project “Bastau” is aimed at developing entrepreneurship in rural areas. Within the framework of this project, every citizen of the Republic of Kazakhstan can open his own business and promote it, ” said he in his speech.
Yerlan Asanov is a young Aktobe entrepreneur who in six years implemented three business projects with the support of the Damu Entrepreneurship Development Fund told the story of creating his business, shared his experience and gave advice to young start-up entrepreneurs.
Zhanibek Kudashov, a representative of the Damu Foundation, also spoke about the importance of financial literacy in setting up and running a business. A specialist of the state institution “Aktobe city department of employment and social programs” Gulzabira Bisembaeva acquainted with an effective program for the development of employment and mass entrepreneurship.
Nurgul Nurgaliyeva, representative of the regional branch of the Fund for Financial Support of Agriculture, told about the procedures for obtaining loans to students. “Within the state program“ Employment – 2020 ”loans are issued from 500 thousand to 3 million tenge at 6% per annum. The borrower must return the money within 4 years. Loans are issued for all types of businesses, except for
opening a store, for example, to open a cookery, bakery, sauna, hairdresser or agriculture. To get a loan, you must apply to the employment center, ”she said.
At the end of the meeting, guests and students in the format of free communication exchanged views.
Translation by Akbota Ormanbekova