Three cities in Kazakhstan are about to exceed the 1 million population mark. Karaganda, Aktobe and Shymkent have to catch up with Astana and Almaty on the social-economic development. At least, that is the task of the administration of the regional centers. These cities should be comfortable for life with comfortable accommodation not only for locals but also to foreigners who are interested in Kazakhstan. Country's top leadership has set a goal to more cities in Kazakhstan to become more attractive in terms of both tourism and investment. Let’s see what some Kazakh business publications wrote about it.