EBRD, AIIB, ICBC and GCF provide US$ 95.3 million for wind farm in Kazakhstan ALMATY. KAZINFORM The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and its partners are promoting Kazakhstan’s further transition from coal-fired power plants to renewable-energy power generation by supporting the construction of a 100 MW wind farm near the town of Zhanatas in the south of the country.
EBRD, GCF and CIFs $42.6mln for solar plant in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is organising a new financing for the construction of a 76MWp solar plant in the Karaganda region of Kazakhstan, a leader in the development of renewable energy in Central Asia, with a total installed solar capacity of 216MWp, ebrd.com reports.
EBRD launches a $30mln energy efficiency program in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has launched a US$30 million Green Economy Financing Facility (GEFF) in Kazakhstan to support gender inclusive green finance for households and small private sector companies investing in green technology solutions, ebrd.com reports.
EBRD ensures sustainable operations of KazTransGas NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Kazakhstan's drive towards a low-carbon and climate-resilient economy by cutting the use of coal-fired power stations and reducing greenhouse gas emissions by up to 25 per cent by the end of 2030 will receive a boost following the approval of a new financing facility from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) to KazTransGas, the operator of the national gas transportation system, ebrd.com reports.
EBRD local currency loan for Kazakhstan’s microfinance organization KMF NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Kazakhstan’s leading microfinance lender, KMF, will be able to address the urgent liquidity needs of micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) in the coronavirus crisis, thanks to a local currency loan provided by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), ebrd.com reports.
EBRD provides $4 mln loan to Caspian Beverage Holding in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Consumers in Kazakhstan will enjoy greater variety and wider availability of beverages offered by the popular local producer Caspian Beverage Holding (CBH) following the enlargement of its distribution network with support from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD).
Senate Speaker Dariga Nazarbayeva meets EBRD President Suma Chakrabarti NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Chairperson of the Senate of the Kazakh Parliament Dariga Nazarbayeva has met today with President of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development Suma Chakrabarti, Kazinform reports citing the Senate’s press service.
EBRD Green Cities, East Kazakhstan leadership act to transform two cities LONDON. KAZINFORM The East Kazakhstan region, already making major upgrades to its municipal infrastructure, brought two regional cities into the EBRD’s successful urban sustainability programme, EBRD Green Cities, when the region’s Governor, Danial Akhmetov, signed a Memorandum of Understanding showing local authorities’ strong interest in developing the green economy, the EBRD informs on its website.
MegaSmart: from garage to industrial plant NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The story of the founder of MegaSmart takes us back to the times of the heady ‘90s in a post-Soviet Kazakhstan where the entrepreneurial spirit had just begun to root itself in a burgeoning private sector. The EBRD became instrumental in MegaSmart’s expansion and success, ebrd.com reports.
EBRD appoints André Küüsvek as Managing Director, Central Asia NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM André Küüsvek has been appointed as EBRD Managing Director for Central Asia. He will be responsible for one of the most geographically diverse regions of the Bank’s operations, where the EBRD has invested US$ 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.