|2017 Expo-2017 International Exhibition will take place in Astana|
|2020 2020 SMEs will produce at least 50% of GDP Labor productivity will be increased up to 126 thousand dollars Children aged 3-6 will be 100 per cent covered by pre-school education|
|2025 2025 Kazakhstan will completely provide own market with petroleum products according to new standards of environmental friendliness Share of non-oil export in the total amount of export has to increase twice and three times by 2040 Translation of Kazakh alphabet to Latin will begin 95% of Kazakhstan citizens have to know the Kazakh language|
|2030 2030 Water-saving technologies will be applied on 15% of acreage|
|2040 2040 Problem of the population providing with water for irrigation will be solved|
|2050 2050 GDP volume per capita will reach 60 thousand dollars Share of the city citizens will be up to 70 per cent of the total population|
"We value the Turkmen people and consider them to be our closest neighbors, partners and fraternal people for us. All the time of independence, 25 years, all these years there has always been mutual understanding, there have been no outstanding issues between our countries, as we have built relations so far this is going on. We cooperate in foreign policy. We support Turkmenistan's initiatives at the international level. Turkmenistan supports our initiatives", the President of Kazakhstan stated.
The Head of State also noted that one of the major joint projects of Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan was the construction of a railway from Kazakhstan through Turkmenistan to Iran.
"Now it is the route of the Silk Road, this will be discussed on May 15 in Beijing during a big forum "One Belt - One Way". It is regarded as the most important route, and our task is to fill a large content and this is only one of the points. It is necessary to make your visit very important for bilateral relations in this complex turbulent time in the world economy and politics", N. Nazarbayev noted.
We remind that on February 12, 2017 Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov was reelected as the President of the republic for the third term. President Nursultan Nazarbayev congratulated G. Berdimuhamedov on his victory in the election of the President of Turkmenistan and invited him to pay a visit to Kazakhstan. This year, the countries celebrate the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations.
Photo by Bauyrzhan Zhuasbayev