Askar Mamin met with Deputy Prime Minister of Qatar
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RK Prime Minister Askar Mamin held talks with Qatar Deputy Prime Minister Hamad bin Abdulaziz al-Kawari, Kazpravda.kz reports citing the Prime Minister’s press service.
"Qatar is an important political partner of Kazakhstan in the Arab world. A trustful and open political dialogue has been established between our countries, founded by the First President of Kazakhstan - Elbasy Nursultan Nazarbayev and the senior leadership of Qatar. Head of State Kassym-Zhomart Tokayev, paying attention to continuity in foreign policy, pays great attention to the development of cooperation with Qatar," said Askar Mamin.
The Head of Government noted the existence of significant potential for enhancing cooperation in trade, economic, investment, cultural and humanitarian and other fields.
A visa-free regime has been established between the countries; in December this year, it is planned to launch direct flights between Nur-Sultan and Doha. In the future, regular flights will be made 7 times a week, not only between the capitals, but also between Almaty and Doha, as well as 7 cargo flights a week with a fifth degree of “air freedom” within the framework of the introduced open skies regime in Kazakhstan.
The parties discussed the prospects for bilateral cooperation in the tourism, transport sectors, healthcare, education and other fields.