On June 12, Kazakh Foreign Minister Kairat Abdrakhmanov held a meeting with Secretary General of the International Energy Charter Urban Rusnak.

U. Rusnak spoke about current activities and plans of his organisation. “We are reaching a new cooperation level. The Energy Charter Treaty is a milestone organisation ensuring comfort for foreign investors in any country due to their interests will be protected. The Treaty strengthens the position of a country as a reliable partner,” noted the head of the organization. In this regard, Rusnak offered a format of regular meetings for discussing topical issues within the Energy Charter.

The parties discussed the opportunity of cooperation between IECT Secretary and commission of Eurasian Economic Union, perspectives of energetic dialogue within the strategy of cooperation of EU with Central Asia.

In addition, he congratulated Kazakhstan on successful holding of the SCO Summit and opening ceremony of Astana EXPO-2017.