Bakytzhan Sagintayev meets with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Dominican Republic
Today at Ukimet Uyi Prime Minister Bakytzhan Sagintayev held a meeting with Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Dominican Republic Miguel Vargas.
The meeting discussed trade and economic relations, access to regional markets, as well as the establishment of the diplomatic mission of Dominican Republic in Kazakhstan and liberalization of the visa regime between the two countries.
Special attention was paid to the forthcoming exhibition EXPO-2017, in particular, to developing alternative energy sources and establishing an International Center for the development of green technologies and investment projects under the auspices of the United Nations.
Diplomatic relations between the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Dominican Republic were established on June 7, 2011.
At EXPO 2017 in Astana, the Dominican Republic is represented in the pavilion of Latin American countries. The national day of the Dominican Republic will be celebrated on August 7 this year in the framework of EXPO.
Source: Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan