Kazakhstan, Saudi Arabia agree on double tax evasion

Business Materials 20 February 2009 10:45 (UTC +04:00)

Kazakhstan, Astana, Feb. 20 / Trend , K.Konirova/

Kazakh and Saudi Arabian Finance Ministry experts coordinated a final draft of the convention on double tax evasion and preventing tax evasion on income tax during negotiations in Riyadh, the Kazakh ministry's Press Secretary Ilyas Omarov said.

"Moreover, the Kazakh Interior Ministry's delegation visited the country to discuss a draft cooperation agreement between the two countries in the struggle against terrorism, organized crime, as well as smuggling narcotics and psychotropic substances," Omarov said.

As a result of the meetings, the parties signed a protocol on their intentions to sign an agreement during the third Kazakh-Saudi Arabian intergovernmental commission meeting to be held in Astana in May.

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