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Kazakh-Afghan relations: Businessmen of the two countries agree on cooperation


The event was attended by more than 40 representatives of business circles of Afghanistan and Kazakhstan, as well as the leadership of Kazakhstan’s national companies, such as Kazakh Invest, Kazakh Export, KTZh, Kazgeology and the Foreign Trade Chamber of Kazakhstan.

Within the framework of the visit, Vice Minister for Investments and Development Arystan Kabikenov held a meeting with the Afghan delegation, as well as a number of B2B meetings between representatives of Kazakhstani and Afghan businesses took place.

During the visit, the sides discussed the current state and prospects for the development of Kazakh-Afghan relations in various sectors, including trade and investment, agriculture, land and air transport, as well as geology and mineral resources.

Meetings were also organized at the site of the Foreign Trade Chamber of Kazakhstan with representatives of the small and medium-sized businesses, in such sectors as agriculture, transport and logistics.

It is worth noting that this event aroused interest, both among representatives of state sectors, and in business of the two countries. So, a fruitful discussion of key topics of trade and economic relations took place.

As a result of the event, the heads of delegations signed the Agreed Minutes of the Conference.

Source: The Prime Minister of Kazakhstan