Kazakhstan, Finland to step up cooperation in ecological sphere
NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Co-chairmen of the Kazakh-Finnish Intergovernmental Commission on Trade and Economic Cooperation held a meeting during which they signed the Protocol of the 11th session of the Commission and a joint statement on the activation of the cooperation, Kazinform reports.
According to the ministry's press service, during the meeting, Minister of Ecology, Geology and Mineral Resources Magzum Mirzagaliyev suggested expanding cooperation in the sphere of forestry, waste utilization, fishery, construction and digitalization to his Finnish counterpart Ville Skinnari, Minister for Development Cooperation and Foreign Trade of Finland.
The sides also praised successful cooperation with Nurminen Logistics Services as well as established cooperation between Kazakhtelecom JSC and Finland’s Nokia in terms of introduction of 5G technology.
The Kazakh side invited Finnish companies to step up further bilateral cooperation.
The ministers went on to discuss bilateral cooperation between Kazakhstan and Finland in political, trade and economic, cultural and humanitarian spheres as well as within the framework of the Commission.
Following results of the meeting, the Ministry of Ecology, Geology and Mineral Resources of the Republic of Kazakhstan, KaukoInternational Oy Ltd and Qazaq-Finnish Technological Center inked the Memorandum of Cooperation.