March 13, 2018 19:16
Uzbek president to visit Kazakhstan on Thursday - press service
TASHKENT. March 13 (Interfax) - Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev will pay a working visit to Kazakhstan at President Nursultan Nazarbayev's invitation on Thursday, March 15, the Uzbek presidential press service said on Tuesday.
"The Uzbek delegation will participate in the first consultative meeting of the heads of the Central Asian states with the extensive agenda as part of the visit," the press service said.
The meeting is taking place at Mirziyoyev's initiative, which he voiced during the United Nations General Assembly in September 2017 and elaborated into a comprehensive program at the international conference dubbed "Central Asia: One Past and a Common Future, Cooperation for Sustainable Development and Mutual Prosperity" in Samarkand in November, the press service said.
All countries of the region supported Mirziyoyev's initiative. Kazakhstan offered to host the first high-level meeting in Astana.
According to the press service, Mirziyoyev will also participate in the ceremony of the official opening of the Year of Uzbekistan in Kazakhstan on Thursday. The Uzbek president paid a state visit to Kazakhstan in March 2017.
(Our editorial staff can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org)
September 25, 2018
Sakhalin-1, Sakhalin-2 account for 6% of Japanese oil imports
Agricultural exports to reach $45 bln in 2024 with 350 bln rubles in state support - Ag Min
Next ISS expedition goes to Kazakhstan to continue preflight preparations
Pashinyan expects UN to help Armenia hold early parliamentary election without violations
Resumption of Iranian military nuclear program must not be allowed - Russian diplomat (Part 2)
Russian govt adjusts 2019-2021 budget parameters
Duma prohibits foreign-agent NGOs from anti-corruption evaluation of bills (Part 2)
Kazakh president to attend CIS summit in Dushanbe
Rosoboronexport to make first-ever presentation of Russian military products in Philippines
Three Ukrainian soldiers injured as Molot mortar explodes
Pope Francis visiting Estonia
MICEX and RTS Indexes at 14:00 MSK
Nur.kz. news website journalist killed in Astana