16 March 2011, Wednesday, 18:36
author: Sergey Zakharov
The visit of the official delegation of the State Council-Kurultay-RB to the capital of Kazakhstan – Astana – started on March 16. The delegation is headed by the chairman of the State Council RB Constantine Tolkatchev and its staff consists of 12 people, including the Vice-Premier of the Government RB, Minister of economic development RB Vladimir Balabanov.
The press-service of the State Council RB reports the delegation RB will negotiate with the leadership of the Kazakh Senate and the Majilis and cooperation in sphere of law-making and economic activity will become the main theme. Besides, the delegation will visit the Representative Office RB in Kazakhstan. The visit will last till March 18.
For the reference: the Cooperation Agreement between the Ministry of external relations and trade RB and the Ministry of power engineering, industry and trade of Kazakhstan was signed on June 24, 1998, in Astana. The official Representative Office RB in Kazakhstan works in Astana since 2004. The Days of industry RB and a large industrial exhibition have been successfully held in Astana in 2006.