Economy

The article examines theoretical aspects of the knowledge economy study. Characterized are the basic economic trends related to the production and dissemination of knowledge. The features and the internal regularities of calculation of the index of knowledge economy and the index of knowledge are determined. The basic directions of development and forms of knowledge economy display based on a comparative analysis of the index of knowledge economy in different countries are observed. The article analyzes the current state of knowledge economy index in Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan, the ways of further development of the knowledge economy in these countries.
2016
Current problems of knowledge economy formation in modern conditions

The article deals with the various aspects of the development of research universities in the innovative development of the state. The main tasks are identified that are carried out in the Republic of Kazakhstan for the industrial-innovative development of the economy. Key indicators of innovation development of the country are analyzed. The role of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the Global Competitiveness Index of world countries is identified. The features of the creation of a research university, is equally effective to carry out educational and research activities based on the principles of integration of science and education, is fully consistent with global trends in the field of education and science are revealed. The recommendations for universities to integrate into the world community in terms of innovation-oriented economy are offered. 
2016
The role of research universities in the implementation of the country's innovation policy

It is noted that the innovative capacity of the enterprise is characterized by its ability to develop and introduce innovations in various fields of activity. It is emphasized that the assessment of innovative potential is necessary for determination of Innovation activity of the enterprises. The essence of the category «Innovation activity» reveals. The role and the maintenance of an indicator of Innovation activity are considered. Need of use of system of indicators for an assessment of Innovation activity of the enterprises locates. The special attention to innovative behavior and distribution of employees of the company on types of Innovation  activity is paid.
2016
Innovation activity of the company: essence, assessment and increase problems

The article considers the role of the State program of industrial and innovative development of Kazakhstan in modern conditions. The main types of the systems of financial support of innovative development are determined: the market; state and corporate; cluster; meso-corporative. The composition of expenditures on technological innovation and the level of innovation activity in the regions of Kazakhstan are analyzed. The main tasks of business and industrial-innovative development of Almaty region are determined. Recommendations related to the formation and development of innovation infrastructure in Almaty regionare offered.
2016
The features of financial support of the innovative development in Almaty region

The article provides an overview of the state of low-carbon development in Kazakhstan as the next step after the events of sustainable development. The author describes the concept of low-carbon development adopted in Kazakhstan. As a guideline, in this area the author has chosen the British experience in dealing with decarbonization of industries. One of the solutions to reduce the burden on the environment in Kazakhstan due to unique natural conditions and capabilities of Kazakhstan is implementation of the use of renewable resources such as solar energy. The article describes the main obstacles to development of this development in the country. In conclusion, it was given the conclusions and recommendations.
2016
Conditions, perspectives and barriers of low carbon development in Kazakhstan 

The article tourist entrepreneurial activity is examined in Republic of Kazakhstan. The main purpose of tourist business activities in the development of Kazakhstan tourist industry is to create competitive tourist product in international market. Achievement of these aims requires the development of the governmental regulation system and support of tourist activity, the usage of marketing and promotion methods of tourist products. Within the framework of the tourist cluster development in the Republic of Kazakhstan there were chosen priority areas of entrepreneurial activity development in the field of tourism, such as business, ecological, cultural and cognitive tourism. Main retentive factors are educed for tourist market of Kazakhstan development.
2016
Development strategy of the Kazakhstan tourist product

The article deals with current issues of foreign economic activity of the Republic of Kazakhstan. The volume of tradein all member states of the Eurasian Economic Union is determined. The ratio of exports and imports of goods is analyzed, which determined that the Kazakhstan economy continues to grow at the expense of exports. In the article an important role is devotedto the development of non-energy exports, which contributes to the growth of the economy. The proportion of processed exports in the Republic of Kazakhstan's GDP isdetermined. Non-energy export in the context of Kazakhstan's regions is analyzed. A number of ways to improve the export support mechanism in the regions of Kazakhstan is offered.
2016
The development of non-energyexport in the regions of Kazakhstan