Media visiting Astana Hub
Exactly 4 years ago, the International Specialized Exhibition "EXPO-2017 Astana" was held in our country for the first time. Many Kazakhstanis are wondering: what is currently on the territory of the exhibition center?
To demonstrate the work of organizations located in the technological heart of the capital, the National Company "QazExpoCongress" organized a press tour of the EXPO Business Center facilities. Astana Hub is among them.
Representatives of 14 domestic mass media visited the international technopark and got acquainted with the directions of its work. Among them: TV channels Qazaqstan, Atameken business, Channel One Eurasia, Khabar 24, MIR; Internet portals Baigenews.kz , Nur.kz , Kazinform; newspapers Kazakhstanskaya Pravda, Egemen Kazakhstan and other media.
The director of the PR, marketing and events office, Marat Shaken, told the guests what conditions are being created in the Hub so that novice startups can go from an idea to a full-fledged product.
The journalists noted the modern approach in infrastructure, design solutions and modern equipment that all coworking and study rooms of the pavilion are equipped with. In addition, representatives of the Game Dev community, whose developments in the field of mobile games and applications surprise with graphics and capabilities, told about their projects.
It should be noted that to date, 416 startups have passed the Incubation program, 232 startups have been accelerated, 34.3 billion investments have been attracted. The participants of Astana Hub are 502 IT companies.
Recall that all participants of the international technopark of IT startups Astana Hub receive tax preferences. Preferences exempt participants from paying taxes such as CPN, VAT, VAT on imports of goods, royalty tax, IPN and social tax for non-residents. Such a measure of state support allows IT companies to reinvest the saved funds in the development of their projects.