Chinese Premier of State Council to visit Kazakhstan in December
Astana. November 20. KazTAG - Premier of State Council of China Li Keqiang will visit Kazakhstan in December, reports the Ministry of National Economy.
"The parties discussed the issues of interregional cooperation of Kazakhstan and China, preparation of the upcoming visit of the Premier of the State Council of China in December to Kazakhstan," reads the statement after the meeting of Yerbolat Dosayev, Minister of National Economy and Daochi Tun, Vice Minister of Commerce of China.
"China is the nearest neighbor for Kazakhstan and a strategically important trade-economic partner, we have quite friendly political ties," said Dosayev.
"Taking in account that China is one of the biggest investors in the world we anticipate activation of investment activity in Kazakhstan after introduction of a new packet of stimulus for investors," he said.
The commodity circulation between Kazakhstan and China made up $13.3 bln in January-September 2014. The inflow of direct investments from China to Kazakhstan from 2005 until H1 2014 made up more than $11.8 bln.