EXPO 2017: The building of member countries pavilions to end at the beginning of November
JSC Astana EXPO 2017 National Company officially will be ready to transfer all pavilions to member countries in the first days of November, vice chairman of the board of JSC Astana EXPO 2017 National Company Erbol Shormanov said during the panel session on the subject "New opportunities of tourism development between the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Russian Federation" within the XIII Forum of aninterregional cooperation of Russia and Kazakhstan, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
During the session both parties are exchanged with the ideas and achievements in the sphere of development of the tourist market, discussed the potential and possibilities of a further relation of two countries in this area in the conditions of integration processes development on the Eurasian area.
The Kazakhstan side presented the international specialized exhibition EXPO 2017.
"EXPO will be holded from June 10 to September 10, 2017. Today the participation was confirmed already by 103 countries, 17 international organizations. Thus, we crossed over planned boundary for itself, we were planning to invite 100 countries and 10 international organizations.
The Russian pavilion is located in very profitable place in the territory of an exhibition, near the largest shopping center.
The area of Russian Federation pavilion will constitute of 1,008 quarter meters. We are practically finishing all main construction works until the end of the year, in particular, until the end of October, and we will be officially ready to transfer all pavilions in the first of November to our membercountries," E. Shormanov said.
According to him, over 5 million visits are expected on exhibition. According to the conducted public marketing researches 85% will be the citizens of our country and 15% of foreign country.