Almost 1 bln tenge to be invested into culture development in Mangistau region
Aktau. May 22. KazTAG - Almost 1 bln tenge will be allocated for culture development in Mangistau region this year, said Bekbol Bazarbayev, head of regional department of culture.
"986 billion tenge have been allocated for the field of regional culture in 2014. In 2013 the funding was only 64.5 mln tenge," he said.
In his words, increase of transfers has strengthened material-technical base of the main institutions.
"We changed the seats in the regional puppet theatre, acquired transport. The musical dramatic theatre acquired new light and sound equipment. The regional philharmonic society acquired new equipment and a bus. Capital repair will be made in the cultural complex after Abay," he said.
The regional library acquired a mobile complex of equipment for distant villages of Mangistau.