Algeria signed the agreement of EXPO 2017 participation
On November 24 this year the working visit of the Commissioner of EXPO 2017 R. Zhoshybayev to the Algerian People's Democratic Republic (APDR) took place. Within the visit meetings with the State minister - the Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of APDR Ramtan Lamamra and the Commissioner of national section responsible for participation of Algeria in EXPO 2017 the Chargê d'affaires of the Prime minister of APDR Moustapha Chakib Halif were held, BNews.kz reported.
During the meeting in Foreign Ministry R. Zhoshybayev and R. Lamamra discussed questions of a bilateral cooperation. Also exchange of opinions on topical issues of the international agenda took place, diplomats noted proximity of line items of Astana and Algeria on the main international and regional problems. The parties confirmed readiness for establishing closer cooperation and mutual support of candidates within the international organizations, the press service of EXPO 2017 reports.
Mr. Lamamra noted that the EXPO in Astana will promote inflow of new technologies and increase in image of Kazakhstan on the international scene. The Algerian minister also hoped that holding the summit of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on science and technologies within EXPO 2017 will stimulate strengthening of a cooperation of the countries of OIC in the field of sustainable development and an energy efficiency.
During the meeting with the Algerian Commissioner R. Zhoshybayev told about the carried-out work on the organization of the Exhibition, noted the available wide experience of participation of Algeria in various international exhibitions and "gold medals" for the best disclosure of a subject got by the country in last EXPO 2010 in Shanghai and EXPO 2015 in Milan.