ABU-DHANI. KAZINFORM - Head of "Astana" International Financial Center Kairat Kelimbetov met with Governor of Dubai International Financial Centre Essa Kazim.
The interlocutors outlined specific measures on boosting mutually beneficial cooperation. Then, a bilateral meeting of K. Kelimbetov with Mohammed Ibrahim Al Shaibani, the Executive Director of the Investment Corporation of Dubai - ICD, Chairman of the Dubai Islamic Bank, was held.
In his Address to the Nation President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev noted the importance of attraction of private investments. "We have to create a favorable environment for attraction of investments. This year, we made a decision on establishment of the International Financial Center "Astana", which is planned to become a regional hub in the sphere of Islamic financing, private banking and reinsurance," N. Nazarbayev stressed in his address.
In order to ensure fulfillment of the given instructions, Kairat Kelimbetov holds these meetings in the UAE. The expected results of the meetings are investment and consultative participation of the UAE in the establishment of the International Financial Center "Astana" in Kazakhstan.
ASTANA. KAZINFORM - The Association of Chechen and Ingush people of Kazakhstan "Vainakh" shares the pride of the people of Kazakhstan on the occasion of its election as a nonpermanent member of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC).
BISHKEK. KAZINFORM Defense officials of a number of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) member states gathered for a meeting in the capital of Kyrgyzstan on Tuesday. The Kyrgyz Army General Staff reported that the discussions will focus on the plan of the upcoming Rubezh 2016 (Frontier 2016) joint military exercise.