The President of Uzbekistan cordially congratulated the Elbasy on his birthday, sincerely wishing him good health, wellbeing and great success, as well as peace and prosperity to the fraternal people of Kazakhstan.
The special role of Nursultan Nazarbayev in the formation of modern Kazakhstan and increasing the country’s prestige in the international arena, his great contribution to strengthening Uzbekistan – Kazakhstan good-neighborliness and strategic partnership, as well as ensuring stability and sustainable development in the region were emphasized.
The Presidents discussed the current issues of multifaceted cooperation. The importance of further promoting priority projects in trade, industry, agriculture, transport and logistics, tourism, joint programs in the cultural and humanitarian sphere was emphasized.
Views were also exchanged on the regional agenda, primarily in the context of the worsening of the situation in Afghanistan.
The schedule of the upcoming bilateral and multilateral events was considered, including the holding of the next Consultative Meeting of the Heads of State of Central Asia, the Honorary Chairman of which is the First President of Kazakhstan.
The conversation took place in a traditionally warm, confidential and friendly atmosphere.