Kazakh PM took part in inauguration ceremony of Turkey’s President
In June 24 Turkey held the presidential and parliamentary elections.
Upon instruction from the Kazakh head of state, Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan Bakhytzhan Sagintayev took part in a solemn inauguration ceremony of President of the Republic of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan, BNews.kz reports with a reference to primeminister.kz.
The ceremony of accepting the office by the President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan was attended by 22 heads of state, 28 prime ministers and parliament speakers, as well as 6 secretary-generals of international organizations.
The presidential and parliamentary elections took place June 24 in Turkey. The current Head of State Recep Tayyip Erdogan, following the results of the counting of 100% of bulletins, outvoted the presidential elections with 26.3 million votes — 52,58%. The Justice and Development Party led by Erdogan had the largest number of votes at the parliamentary elections. The national voting changed the system of the government in the country, turning Turkey into a presidential country.
For reference: In 2017 the trade turnover between Kazakhstan and Turkey, comparing to the previous year, grew by 28% and amounted to $1.9 billion, with exports — $1.145 billion. For January-March of this year, the trade turnover reached $412.9 million.