Webinar about trade between Central Asia and Sweden. I am joining the board with Ambassador, H.E. Mr. Kairat Abdrakhmanov and Minister-Counsellor, Mr. Tolegen Ismailov.
On 12–13 October 2017, President Nursultan Nazarbayev of Kazakhstan will visit Sweden on the invitation of HM The King. Several Swedish government ministers will be involved.
Kazakhstan is one of the Government’s 26 prioritised countries for trade and business promotion. There is potential to further increase trade. Kazakhstan is implementing sweeping changes in several sectors of society and there is considerable interest in Swedish solutions, including within sustainable urban planning, which will be one of the areas in focus during the visit.
In 2017 and 2018, both Sweden and Kazakhstan hold non-permanent seats on the United Nations Security Council. There is a common interest in dialogue and cooperation on the issues on the Security Council agenda and on issues of security and development in Central Asia and for disarmament and non-proliferation.
Presenting a new platform for cooperation to promote bilateral trade and economic exchange – Sweden Kazakhstan Business Council
Swedish investors, companies and entrepreneurs who want to further strengthen their market presence in Kazakhstan or are interested in exploring the business potential in this exciting emerging market.
During the event, the newly formed Business Council will be presented and experts will give their view on the potentials for Swedish products and services in the Kazakhstan marketplace.