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Singapore signed Agreement on participation in "EXPO-2017"

16 August 2016, 17:43
Photo: МИД РК

In Singapore Commissioner of "EXPO-2017" Rapil Zhoshybayev met with the Commissioner of the national section - Director of the Department of the Ministry of Trade and Industry of Singapore Wong Tong Jun and President of the National Association of Travel Agents of  Singapore Devinder Ori.

During the meeting, according to the MFA of the RK, the sides discussed topical issues of cooperation between the two countries in trade, investment and scientific spheres, including in the field of "green" technologies, and  the participation of Singapore companies in the international exhibition.

B. Jung said that Singapore is actively developing sector of the  "green" energy, US $ 3.4 billion has been allocated from the state budget. Today, the renewable energy sphere provides 18 thousand jobs. He also noted that the holding of the  EXPO in Astana will facilitate the flow of technology, strengthening the scientific base and improving the image of Kazakhstan in the international arena.

Following the meeting, Zhoshybayev and Jung signed an agreement on participation of the Singaporean side in the international specialized exhibition "EXPO-2017".