Monday, 04 November 2019, 18:20:42
IX Meeting of the Committee on Cooperation Kazakhstan–China was held in Beijing under the co-chairmanship of the First Deputy Prime Minister – Minister of Finance of Kazakhstan Alikhan Smailov and Vice Premier of the State Council of China Han Zheng.
At the IX meeting of the RK-PRC Cooperation Committee, the results of the work of 10 specialized subcommittees and two joint commissions in the areas of trade, economic, energy, scientific, technical, financial, transport, cultural and humanitarian, water and environmental, geological and customs cooperation, as well as in security were reviewed.
It was noted that the parties have similar goals and development concepts, maintain close contacts and coordination, and improve the quality and level of cooperation in various areas.
An agreement was reached on the implementation of a joint Development Plan for the medium and long-term prospect of trade and economic cooperation between the Republic of Kazakhstan and the People's Republic of China (2020-2025).
In order to expand mutual trade between the Republic of Kazakhstan and the PRC, an agreement was reached to increase the supply of Kazakhstani export products to China, including energy and agricultural products.
Following the results of the IX Meeting of the Committee on Cooperation Kazakhstan–China, the Protocol was signed by the co-chairs of the Committee.
The parties agreed to hold the X Meeting of the Committee in 2021 in Kazakhstan.
It should be noted that the Kazakhstan–China Cooperation Committee was established in 2004 in order to systematically and comprehensively develop bilateral relations in various fields.