Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan agreed on mutual recognition of visa regimes, says the mass media of the Prime Minister of the Kazakhstan.
The Parties signed the Agreement at the first interregional forum of Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan which took place in Chimkent and which was initiated by the Heads of both Countries.
Based on the results of the forum the Heads of the regions of both countries signed 16 documents on realization of joint projects. The Parties agreed on mutual recognition of visa regimes by the countries of Silk Road. This will allow the tourist visiting Kazakhstan to freely enter Uzbekistan and vice versa. In the perspective the other countries of the Silk Road can join to the mutual exchange of visas — Kirgizstan and Tajikistan.
“KazTransGas” JV and “Uztransgaz” JV signed an agreement for transportation of the natural gas though the territory of Uzbekistan. “KTZ Express” JV and the Scientific and Production Center “Uzaftotranstekhnika” agreed to establish a joint venture.
The Foreign Trade House of Kazakhstan and the Industrial and Commercial House of Uzbekistan informed that the first trade house of Akmolinskiy region will be opened in Tashkent in January 2019. The construction of a trade house of Uzbekistan on the territory of the Akmolinskity region is being revised for the perspective.