The President of Uzbekistan, accompanied by the President of Kazakhstan, visited Nazarbayev University and the MEGA Silk Way shopping and entertainment centre.
The University, which admitted first students in 2010, consists of 8 schools, a centre and a library. Education here is conducted in line with international standards. Over 440 undergraduates and over 170 master’s degree students graduate the university each year.
The Head of our state left a note in Honorary guests’ book.
The MEGA Silk Way shopping and entertainment centre has shops, sports and entertainment facilities, office space. The Centre is an important part of the architectural complex, which will host Expo 2017 international exhibition from 10 June to 10 August.
A concert program with songs and dances of the Uzbek and Kazakh people was held at the centre, national handicraft products were exhibited.
The Presidents visited the Nur alem pavilion, located in the area of Expo-2017 international exhibition.
Shavkat Mirziyoyev underlined that Expo 2017 specialised international exhibition will be a significant event, supporting further widening of cooperation, conclusion of prospective agreements between the business circles and enterprises of our countries.
A National industrial exhibition of Uzbekistan and a joint business forum of representatives of business circles of the two countries was organized in Astana within the framework of the visit.
President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev accompanied President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev to the airport.