The President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev held a meeting with President of the Republic of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov, who is in Kazakhstan on a working visit.
The Head of State informed Rustam Minnikhanov about the decision to assign one of the streets of Nur-Sultan the name of an outstanding representative of the Tatar people, the famous poet Gabdulla Tuqay. As President Tokayev stressed, this event will become one of the brightest symbols of cooperation between our peoples.
In turn, President Minnikhanov expressed gratitude for another opportunity to visit our country.
“Within the Russian-Kazakh relations, Tatarstan actively promotes many projects. A very solid foundation has been laid. Our First President, Mintimer Shaimiev sent his greetings to you. His contacts with First President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev, laid a very good foundation for our cooperation,” Rustam Minnikhanov said.
During the conversation, Kassym-Jomart Tokayev and Rustam Minnikhanov discussed measures to further strengthening trade, economic, industrial, and energy cooperation between Kazakhstan and Tatarstan, as well as joint efforts to countering the coronavirus pandemic.