Ladies and gentlemen,
We invite you to take part in the regular meeting of the Council of Heads of State of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization to be held under the chairmanship of President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev on June 9, 2017, in Astana.
1) Completed accreditation form (attached);
2) 3x4 photo in electronic form on a white or blue background;
3) Scanned copy of the passport;
4) Citizens of those countries that need visa support to come to Kazakhstan should inform us about the planned period of their stay in Astana. We draw your attention to the fact that the issuance of a visa in Kazakhstan's foreign missions takes usually 5 working days.
Please, note that the access of media representatives to the official events and to the Press Center will be granted only based on the badges with a photo upon presentation of an identity document (passport).
Accreditation of the Kazakh media is carried out by the Ministry of Information and Communications of the Republic of Kazakhstan by phone: 74-06-34 (e-media), 74-04-73 (p-media), 74-07-79 (online media). The information about the date and place of issuing accreditation badges will be announced later.
For all questions regarding obtaining accreditation and providing visa support for representatives of foreign media, please contact the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan by phone: +7 (7172) 72-01-48 (general issues), 72-00-11 (visa support).
We draw your attention to the fact that media representatives who did not apply for accreditation by 6 pm, May 25, will not be admitted to the event.
Venue: Palace of Independence, Astana, 52, Tauelsizdik Ave. (entrance from J. Najimedenov Str.).
The Press Center will be organized on the second floor of the building and will be opened at 08:00, June 9.