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News: February 2009

KAZHYDROMET HEAD OFFICE TO MOVE TO ASTANA

Headquarter of Kazgidromet in the first quarter of this year will be transferred to Astana, Nurlan Iskakov head of the Ministry of Environment Protection of Kazakhstan reported on Friday.

In the first quarter of this year we are planning relocation of head office Kazhydromet to Astana, - said Iskakov.

According to him, this will provide timely monitoring in all regions of the country, ensure effective liaison with other government bodies.

Modernization program for 2009-2011 developed by the Hydrometeorological Service is expected to improve the reliability of forecasts from 75% to 90%, he said.

Source: IA News-Kazakhstan, 4.02.2009