Kazakhstan participated at the 154th session of the General Assembly of the International Exhibitions Bureau (BIE) on November 27, 2013 in Paris (France). Kazakhstan delegation including Rapil Zhoshybayev, Commissioner of the International Specialized Exhibition EXPO-2017, First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan and Talgat Yermegiyaev, Chairman of the Board of “NC “Astana EXPO-2017” JSC presentated a report on the preparations for the International Specialized Exhibition EXPO-2017.
Today on an extended session of the Committee on economic growth and entrepreneurship of the Senate of the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan the draft law on introduction of amendments and additions to the legislation of the RK on issues of organisation and holding the International specialised exhibition EXPO-2017 in Astana was considered in the first reading.
On November 19, 2013 Mr. Talgat Ermegiyaev, the Chairman of the Board of JSC “NC “Astana EXPO-2017”, met with Belgian delegation headed by Mr. Michel Peetermans, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Kingdom of Belgium in the Republic of Kazakhstan.
One of the most striking and interesting meetings of the Youth Forum “Russia - Kazakhstan “Leadership and innovation in the XXI century: looking into the future”, organised by the Ural State University of Economics, was a presentation session of “The Bridge of cooperation “Astana EXPO-2017” and “Yekaterinburg EXPO-2020”.
On November 8th of 2013 the Ministry of Environmental Protection and Administration of South Kazakhstan region held an “International Investment Forum on “Green Economy” in the city of Shymkent.
A meeting of a delegation of the Embassy of the Republic of Bulgaria in Kazakhstan, headed by Charge d’Affaires of Bulgaria , Ambassador H.E. Mr. Ivan Dimitrov with management team of “NC “Astana EXPO-2017” JSC headed by Talgat Yermegiyaev, Chairman of the Management Board was held on November 5 this year. Charge d’Affaires of Bulgaria , Ambassador H.E. Mr. Ivan Dimitrov
Talgat Yermegiyaev, Chairman of the Management Board of Astana EXPO-2017met with Le Yucheng, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the People’s Republic of China in the Republic of Kazakhstan on November 5, 2013.
From the 4th to the 7th of November London is hosting the leading global event for the travel industry “World Travel Market” (WTM). The event attracts more than 5000 exhibitors representing 184 countries and regions.
On 21-24 October this year, Dubai (United Arab Emirates) hosted Symposium “Uniting people, create the future” within the promotion of Dubai candidacy to host the World exhibition in 2020 (hereinafter referred to as EXPO-2020).
On 30 October, 2013 the I Eco-Forum of Rural Youth will be held in the Urdzhar district of EKO with the support of the Ministry of Environment Protection of the RK, “Astana EXPO-2017” National company” JSC, Akimat of the Urdzhar district, Youth Center of Urdzhar district in the framework of educational stage of Aliya Nazarbayeva’s “Zhandanu” ecological project.
The German Economic Union in the Republic of Kazakhstan (VDW) and the Representation of the German Economy in Central Asia will hold the 15th “Day of German Economy in Kazakhstan” on October 25, 2013.
On October 22, the International Architectural Contest revealed the winning design idea for the Expo 2017 Exhibition Site.