Tuesday, 28 September 2021, 12:54:55
Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Askar Mamin met with Head of the Republic of Bashkortostan Radiy Khabirov.
The parties discussed the state and prospects for interaction in the context of the further deepening of the Kazakh-Russian strategic partnership.
The Head of Government noted the presence of significant potential for building cooperation between Kazakhstan with Bashkortostan in the trade and economic, investment, transport and logistics, energy spheres, agricultural products, industrial cooperation and other industries.
In January-July 2021, the volume of trade between Kazakhstan and Bashkortostan grew by 20.2% compared to the same period last year and amounted to about $200 million.
The possibility of opening direct flights between the cities of Nur-Sultan and Ufa is considered.
Special attention during the negotiations is paid to the development of interregional cooperation, as well as interaction on the rational use and protection of resources of the Transboundary River Zhayk (Ural).
The meeting was attended by First Deputy Prime Minister Alikhan Smailov, Minister of Industry and Infrastructure Development Beibut Atamkulov, Minister of Trade and Integration Bakhyt Sultanov, Minister of Ecology, Geology and Natural Resources Serikkali Brekeshev, Minister of Energy Magzum Mirzagaliyev, Minister of Agriculture Yerbol Karashukeyev, etc.
Radiy Khabirov's visit to Kazakhstan includes a meeting with the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, Chair of the Senate of Parliament Maulen Ashimbayev, Akim of the West Kazakhstan Region Gali Iskaliyev, participation in the Kazakhstan-Bashkir Business Forum, a visit to the AIFC and the Digital Government office.