International Seminar “Transit and transport potential of the Republic of Kazakhstan”

Dear Sir/Madam,

On behalf of the Embassy of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the UK we are pleased to invite you to participate in the International Seminar “Transit and transport potential of the Republic of Kazakhstan” which will be held on April 25 in Almaty in the hall «Ballroom» of the Hotel «Holiday Inn».

The event is organized at the margins of the Ministerial Conference of the Istanbul Process for Afghanistan (Almaty, April 26 2013) under the aegis of Ministry of Transport and Communication with the support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

The seminar will cover the range of issues associated with the current state and further development of the national transport and logistics infrastructure and will present a comprehensive view of the possibilities of the transport system of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the light of the anticipated transit traffic from (to) the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan. The event will bring together representatives of the Ministries of foreign affairs, Defence, Transport, Customs, Transport, logistics and freight forwarding companies and associations of the Istanbul process member-states (participation in the event will be covered by directing side). Invitations to the heads of diplomatic missions have been sent on behalf of the Vice-Minister of Transport and Communications A. Bekturov.

We would like to invite you to evaluate the opportunity of being part of the authoritative audience, and consider being introduced to the potential business partners and clients in Kazakhstan.

Please find enclosed the detailed information on the seminar’s draft agenda for your consideration.

Should you require additional information about the seminar, please do not hesitate to contact Tatiana Codenco at tatiana.c@kbcc.org.uk or the Second Secretary Mr. Rustemov at m.rustemov@kazembassy.org.uk. Tel: +44 (0) 207 590 3481.

We look forward to welcoming your delegate at the seminar.

Draft Programme