Abu Dhabi (UNA-OIC) – UAE Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan received here on Sunday Prime Minister of Kazakhstan and his accompanying delegation, who witnessed the signing of a joint declaration between the governments of both nations.
The joint declaration covered the establishment of a long-term strategic partnership aimed at developing projects in priority industries. The two sides also attended the signing of a number of MoUs in various economic and investment fields.
Sheikh Mansour lauded the growing partnership between the UAE and Kazakhstan and underlined the depth of the long-standing relations between the two countries. He said these relations were established thanks to the privileged ties between late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan and First Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev.
The two sides reviewed the prospects of further developing their relations and discussed a number of issues of mutual interest. They signed on a commemorative postage stamp, co-produced by the Emirates Post and Kazakhstan Post, to mark the Golden Jubilee of the establishment of the UAE and the 30th Anniversary of Kazakhstan Independence.
The Joint Declaration was signed by Minister of State Ahmed bin Ali Al Sayegh and Kazakh Minister of National Economy Aset Irgaliyev. An MoU between the Ministry of Climate Change and Environment was also signed by Minister of State Sayegh and Kazakh Minister of Agriculture Yerbol Karashukeyev.
Another MoU involving Abu Dhabi Global Market and Astana International Financial Centre was signed by Dhaher Bin Dhaher, CEO of Registration Authority at Abu Dhabi Global Market and Yernur Rysmagambetov, the Chief Executive Officer at Astana International Financial Centre.
Likewise, CEO of Emirates Post Abdullah Mohamed Al Ashram and Chair of Management Board of Kazpost Serik Saudabayev signed an agreement on issuing a joint post stamp commemorating the 50th anniversary of the UAE and 30th anniversary of Kazakhstan independence.
Chief Executive Officer of Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange Saeed Hamad Obaid Al Dhaheri and Chief Executive Officer of the Astana International Exchange Renat Bekturov signed another MoU between ADX and AIX.