A joint statement was adopted as a result of the first consultative meeting of the heads of Central Asian states, held the day before in Astana. The Information Policy Department of the Presidential Administration reported.
The President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev noted that a constructive exchange of views on all topical issues on the international agenda took place at the meeting, which passed very successfully, in the spirit of mutual understanding.
The Presidents of the Central Asian countries discussed regional security, border issues, transport communications, water and energy resources, tariff policy, trade, economic, cultural and humanitarian cooperation.
The President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev said that the heads of state agreed to meet in this format every year before Nooruz holiday in one of the capitals of Central Asian countries. The next meeting will be held in Tashkent.