On June 1, 2014 in San Salvador Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan to Canada Konstantin Zhigalov as the special representative of Kazakhstan took part in the Inauguration Ceremony of the newly elected President of the Republic of El Salvador Salvador Sánchez Cerén. Ambassador Zhigalov delivered the congratulatory message from President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev and expressed the hope for successful and mutually beneficial development of bilateral relationship between Kazakhstan and Salvador.
Within the framework of the visit, Ambassador Zhigalov met with leadership of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Salvador. During the talks the parties expressed mutual understanding on many important issues of international cooperation, including at the United Nations, and also noted the prospective areas of development of bilateral cooperation. Taking into account the priority of development of sustainable energy in Salvador, Kazakhstan’s diplomat invited Salvadorian companies to participate in the Astana EXPO-2017 on the theme of “Future Energy”.