During the talk Nursultan Nazarbaev and Islam Karimov expressed their views on a broad spectrum of questions concerning two-sided relationships. It was noticed that Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan achieved a significant progress in trade – economical collaboration, successfully finished process of delimitation of the shared frontier, and are performing a good work for its demarcation. Questions of further development of trade economical partnership and collaboration in agriculture, transport and communication were discussed during the telephone conversation.
Questions of regional integration were also discussed during the talk. Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan productive collaborate in the international organizations such as ShOS and EurAsEU Uzbekistan recently became a member of. Intensification of economical relationships can be an important step on the path of further integration of states of the region.
Besides, a range of questions was discussed, which will be considered in March 2006 during President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbaev’s coming official visit to Uzbekistan, in particular, questions of economical, cultural – humanitarian collaboration between two countries.