Kazakhstan, China conclude intergovernmental agreements in Beijing
Also, commercial documents aimed at developing bilateral cooperation in industrializations and investment, innovation and digitalization, agriculture and energy spheres were signed.
In Beijing the Prime Minister of Kazakhstan, Bakytzhan Sagintayev, held a meeting with Premier of the State Council of the People's Republic of China Li Keqiang, as well as a number of meetings with heads of major Chinese companies and representatives of expert structures, BNews.kz reports referring to primeminister.kz.
During the intergovernmental talks with Premier of the PRC State Council Li Keqiang, the progress in the implementation of the agreements reached at a high level was discussed. The issues of further strengthening and deepening bilateral trade and economic, transport and logistics, infrastructure, industrial and innovative development, exports of domestic agricultural products were raised, and prospects for expanding cooperation in the areas of investment, digitalization, industry, metallurgy and mechanical engineering, energy and tourism were outlined. In addition, the possibility of increasing the volume of transcontinental container traffic was mentioned, especially along the Great Silk Road.
Bakytzhan Sagintayev invited Chinese companies to actively work with the Astana International Financial Center, where the new exchange infrastructure had been launched, and to participate in the privatization program.
In Beijing, Sagintayev also met with representatives of expert structures from China, namely with the leadership of the Institute of Structural Economic Research at Peking University, Strategic Development Research Institute, and the Academy of International Trade and Economic Cooperation under the Ministry of Commerce of the PRC, Institute of Economics at the State Committee for Development and Reform, Institute of World Economy and Politics, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Center for Development Studies of the State Council. The current issues of the world’s economic development, the forecast scenarios for the further growth of the global and regional economy, as well as the prospects for a new structural economy of Kazakhstan, were considered.
During the official visit to Beijing, intergovernmental agreements and a number of commercial documents aimed at developing Kazakh-Chinese cooperation in the fields of industrialization and investment, innovation and digitalization, agriculture and energy were signed.
Agreements on military and technical cooperation between the Government of Kazakhstan and the Government of China;
Memorandum of Understanding on Production of Electrolytic Manganese in the Karaganda Region between the Akimat of the Karaganda region, Kazakh Invest NC and Horgos Xingbang;
Memorandum of Understanding for Implementation of Synthetic Paraffin Production Project between JSC Condensate, Kazakh Invest NC and CITIC Construction;
Agreement on Cooperation on the Project to Create Mining, Chemical and Metallurgical Complex based on the Tymlay field in Kazakhstan between TENIR Logistic LLP and Youbang Innovative Investment Limited;
Agreement on Joint Implementation of Wind Power Plant Construction Project in the Akmola region between Zhel Electric LLP and Universal Energy Ltd.;
Memorandum of Understanding on the Sugar Beet Processing Plant Construction Project between JSC Pavlodar and CNOOD Asia Limited;
Agreement on Cooperation for Implementation of the Project for the Development of Tungsten Deposits “Northern Katpar" and "Upper Kairakinskoye" between the Governor's Office of the Karaganda region, JSC Tau-Ken Samuryk NCand Xiamen Tungsten;
Agreement on Basic Transaction Terms on the Project for the Construction of an Ammonium Paratungstate plant in the Karaganda region between JSC Tau-Ken Samuryk and Xiamen Tungsten.