Ambassador of Kazakhstan has met with the Undersecretary of the Department of Bilateral Affairs of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Malaysia

On November 26, 2019 Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan Bolat Imanbayev has met with the Undersecretary of the Department of Bilateral Affairs of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Malaysia, Ambassador Mohammad Azhar Mazlan.

During the conversation, diplomats have discussed the current state and prospects of the bilateral cooperation. Kazakhstan diplomat noted that Nur-Sultan attaches great importance to the promotion of bilateral relations with Kuala Lumpur to the level of “comprehensive partnership”.

B.Imanbayev introduced Malaysian diplomat with the priorities in internal and foreign policy of Kazakhstan, key points of the President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev’s State of the Nation Address named «Constructive public dialogue - the basis of stability and prosperity of Kazakhstan» as well as with the new tasks of Kazakhstan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs to attract foreign investments and technologies and promoting exports and expanding of business ties.

Ambassador Mazlan noted that over the 27 years of the establishing the diplomatic relations strong and reliable cooperation has been set between Nur-Sultan and Kuala Lumpur. Undersecretary emphasized the progressive dynamic in the development of bilateral cooperation in trade and economic, education, law enforcement and other areas.

The sides expressed the satisfaction by the growth of mutual trade, which, according to the statistics, in 2018 have increased almost four times compared with the previous year and for the first time amounted about 500 million USD and for 9 months of this year amounted 614 million USD.

B.Imanbayev expressed the interest of Kazakhstan in the further deepening of the bilateral cooperation and maintaining the regular political contacts at the highest and higher levels.

The diplomats also discussed topical issues on  international agenda, prospects for cooperation in international and regional organizations, including United Nations, the Organization of Islamic Cooperation, the Conference on Interaction and Confidence Building Measures in Asia.

Created at : 26.11.2019, 18:00, Updated at : 26.11.2019, 18:00