DG Azevêdo and Kazakh Trade Minister Sultanov sign 12th Ministerial Conference Agr’t GENEVA. KAZINFORM Director-General Roberto Azevêdo met on 29 October with Bakhyt Sultanov, Kazakhstan’s Minister of Trade and Integration, who was recently elected as Chair of the upcoming 12th Ministerial Conference (MC12).
Belarus to open dairy farm at China-Kazakhstan border cooperation center NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Belarus has plans to open a dairy farm in the China-Kazakhstan Horgos International Border Cooperation Center, Kazakhstan's Deputy Prime Minister Roman Sklyar told reporters on 24 October, BelTA has learned.
EAEU central banks working on agreement on overseeing payment systems MINSK. KAZINFORM – The central banks of the Eurasian Economic Union member states are about to finish work on the agreement on oversight over payment systems, BelTA learned from NBRB Deputy Chairman of the Board Dmitry Kalechits during the international forum on banking industry information technologies BANKIT on 22 October.
G-20 against launch of Libra currency unless «serious» risks tackled WASHINGTON. KAZINFORM The Group of 20 major economies agreed Friday that global digital currencies should not be rolled out unless «serious» risks of money laundering and illicit finance are addressed, casting a shadow on Facebook Inc.'s plan to launch its Libra currency next year.