President of Kazakhstan met with the Russian counterpart in Sochi. Nursultan Nazarbayev and Vladimir Putin discussed the prospects of relations’ development between the two countries and considered the preparations for the forthcoming meetings within the G-20 summit, the Council of CIS Heads of State and the Kazakh-Russian forum of interregional cooperation. According to the Kazakh President, the partnership between Kazakhstan and Russia has always been based on friendship and mutual assistance. In addition, he noted that he was glad to know that Russia and Turkey restored relations. In turn, Mr. Putin thanked the President of Kazakhstan for mediation in resolving the situation. Meanwhile, the cooperation between the two countries is strengthening. The volume of Russian investments in Kazakhstan's economy amounted to $9 billion. Kazakhstan’s investors are actively operating in Russia as well, investing almost $3 billion.

 

Nursultan NAZARBAYEV, PRESIDENT OF KAZAKHSTAN:

 

I think that our relations are exemplary in political and economic terms. 6,000 joint Russian – Kazakh ventures are working. They are real embodiment of our integration into life. Bilateral inter-regional meeting on October 4 was a very important, where we have agreed to conduct a Kazakh-Russian business forum. I have very high expectations and, would like not only Moscow, Saint Petersburg, but also Eastern Russian to take part in the forum. The project is a joint contract in the amount of $25 billion is now being prepared. Our task is to be together and help each other. I’m glad that relations with Turkey are recovering. Our Kazakh-Russian relations remain stable and work in all direction on the base of friendship and cooperation. I’m glad that Kazakhstan and Russia are neighbors and reliable partners. All issues should be solved in civilized way. I appreciate you for this attitude to Kazakhstan. I believe that everything will go on the same way.

 

Vladimir PUTIN, PRESIDENT OF RUSSIA:

 

You mentioned about the restoration of the Russian-Turkish relations. In this regard I would like to thank you for the efforts that you have undertaken. I mean your mediation. As we can see all was crowned with success. The volume of our relationship is very large. We develop our strategic partnership almost in all areas and quite successfully amid global instability on commodity markets and currency fluctuations. We have created cooperation mechanisms which are working effectively.

 

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