The international cooperation.

On July 12, the Memorandum of Cooperation between the Guarantee Fund and the Damu Entrepreneurship Development Fund was signed. On the part of GF, the document was signed by Chairman of the Board Malik Abakirov, on the side of DAMU, Chairman of the Board Gaukhar Buribaeva.

Under the Memorandum, financial institutions will jointly implement programs to support and develop entrepreneurship in Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan, train entrepreneurs, and support business processes related to export and import.

According to Malik Abakirov, cooperation will allow the exchange of valuable practical experience, promote interesting projects, as well as inform entrepreneurs of the two countries about the existing business opportunities.

It should be noted that the signing took place within the framework of the VIII Kyrgyz-Kazakh intergovernmental council, held on that day with the participation of the Prime Ministers of Kyrgyzstan – Muhammedkaliy Abylgaziev and Kazakhstan – Askar Mamin.

As part of the official visit of Askar Mamin, in addition to the meeting of the Intergovernmental Council, bilateral meetings were held in a narrow and expanded composition. The parties discussed the development of trade and economic cooperation, water and energy development, cooperation in industrial cooperation, strengthening cultural and humanitarian ties, as well as cooperation in the areas of trade, investment, transport, culture, tourism, education, and signed a number of documents.

This year, Kazakhstan’s President Kasym-Zhomart Tokaev is planning a visit to our republic. Therefore, the main goal of the next meeting of the Intergovernmental Council, according to Prime Minister M. Abylgaziev, was to find mutually acceptable solutions to all issues on the agenda, as well as to identify ways to enhance cooperation.