The meeting between Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan in Malaysia Daniyar Sarekenov and the Minister of Agriculture and Agro-based Industry of Malaysia YB Dato' Salahuddin bin Ayub

On March 27, 2019 Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan to Malaysia H.E. Mr. Daniyar Sarekenov has met with the Minister of Agriculture and Agro-based Industry of Malaysia YB Dato' Salahuddin bin Ayub.

During the meeting, the parties discussed the expansion of bilateral trade and investment cooperation, as well as prospects of collocation in the agriculture sphere and in the field of halal industry.

Kazakhstan diplomat expressed the opinion that the participation of Malaysia in the Islamic Organization for Food Security (IOFS), which was created by the initiative of the First President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev, will give an additional impetus to bilateral and multilateral cooperation in the agricultural and food sectors. At the same time, Daniyar Sarekenov stressed that cooperation within the framework of this organization will cover various areas and will provide opportunities for sharing experience in the field of innovations and modern technologies, as well as to hold coordinated action for providing necessary emergency and humanitarian assistance, in order to mobilize and manage financial and agricultural resources to enhance food security for member states. In this regard, Ambassador has invited the Malaysian side to join the IOFS.

The Minister positively assessed the prospects of cooperation in the agro-industrial sphere and noted that the idea of the organization is very relevant and directly linked to global security issues. In this regard has expressed the interest to the activity of the organization.

Created at : 27.03.2019, 18:00, Updated at : 27.03.2019, 18:05