Head of Kazakh parliament’s lower house due in Baku
Baku, Azerbaijan, Dec. 15
By Elena Kosolapova – Trend:
Chairman of the lower house (Majlis) of Kazakhstan’s parliament Nurlan Nigmatulin will visit Azerbaijan next week, the Kazakh embassy in Baku told Trend Dec. 15.
Nigmatulin will visit Azerbaijan in order to participate in the opening ceremony of a new administrative building of TurkPA (Parliamentary Assembly of the Turkic-speaking Countries) Secretariat in Baku, to be held on Dec. 22.
The chairman will visit Baku on Dec. 21 or Dec. 22 and he will be accompanied by a group of members of the Kazakh parliament.
The Parliamentary Assembly of Turkic-speaking Countries is a parliamentary association, goals of which are the creation of a mechanism of interparliamentary relations among Turkic-speaking countries, harmonization of political views, exchange of information, promotion of Turkish culture, expansion of economic relations, implementation of joint projects, finding solutions to the problems of the Turkic world.
TurkPA was established on Nov. 21, 2008, according to the Agreement signed by heads of parliaments of Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Turkey.
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