The project of UK’s Pavilion for EXPO 2017 presented in London
The sides discussed the main aspects of cooperation between Kazakhstan and the United Kingdom in bilateral and multilateral formats, as well as exchanged views on topical issues of the international agenda, including the election of Kazakhstan as a non-permanent UN Security Council member for 2017-2018.
During the talks, the foreign ministers noted the high dynamics of development of economic and political cooperation between the two countries and underlined the growing strategic partnership between Astana and London.
The diplomats also discussed the implementation of agreements during the official visit of the President of Kazakhstan in London in November 2015.
Following the results of the talks, the two ministers reaffirmed their intention to maintain high-level contacts and interest in the development of relations in all areas of bilateral cooperation.
On the same day, E. Idrissov took part in the presentation of the project of the British national pavilion at EXPO-2017 in Astana. It should be noted that the heads of 20 British companies have expressed interest in participating in the exhibition. The project of the pavilion was presented by the UK Commissioner at EXPO 2017 Charles Hendry and renowned British architect A. Khan.
Participants agreed that the UK’s Pavilion will be one of the most interesting in the upcoming exhibition in the capital of Kazakhstan and will promote the sharing of advanced technologies and promising scientific developments in the field of renewable energy.
Source: The Prime Minister of Kazakhstan