MINSK. March 25. KAZINFORM On March 19-20 Kazakhstan Ambassador to Belarus Anatoly Smirnov paid a working visit to Grodnensk oblast. The Ambassador met with the oblast authorities, heads of local enterprises and organizations.
Issues of activation of bilateral trade-economic cooperation were discussed at a meeting with Chairman of the Grodnensk Regional Executive Committee V. Savchenko. In particular, they noted the prospects of launching joint ventures in Kazakhstan or manufacturing of furniture, construction products, dairy products as well as the technologies for the assembly of agricultural machinery and realization of other projects.
A. Smirnov noted importance of activating inter-regional cooperation,improving the contacts between the Kazakh and Belarusian enterprises.
In the course of the meeting A. Smirnov acquainted Mr. Savchenko with the Kazakh President N. Nazarbayev’s Address to the Nation “Through Crisis to Renovation and Prosperity” as well as the state programs realized in the country.
Following the visit the Kazakh Embassy and the oblast authorities signed an agreement on assistance in organization of joint business tours for both countries businessmen.