The Head of State, noting George Krol’s special role in the development of relations between the United States and the Republic of Kazakhstan, stressed that the present meeting was taking place on the eve of an official visit to the United States of America.
- Friendly relations have been built between our countries for 26 years; more than 70 interstate, intergovernmental and interdepartmental agreements have been inked, the President of Kazakhstan said.
During the meeting, Nursultan Nazarbayev emphasized the importance of the agreements reached with US President Donald Trump on priority areas of the strategic partnership, including in the areas of combating terrorism, strengthening the nuclear non-proliferation regime, and further expanding trade, economic and investment cooperation.
- About 500 companies work in Kazakhstan with American participation, more than 140 of which are joint ones. They are engaged in the production of goods and the export of their products to other countries, the Head of State said.
In turn, George Krol thanked the President of Kazakhstan for the high appreciation of his diplomatic activities in Kazakhstan and expressed his confidence that the forthcoming visit would further strengthen the ties between the two states.