South Korean president to visit Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan Materials 3 September 2012 18:16 (UTC +04:00)

Kazakhstan, Astana, Sept. 3 / Trend D.Mukhtarov /

South Korean President Lee Myung-bak will visit Kazakhstan on September 12-14, the Kazakh Foreign Ministry's spokesman Altai Abibullayev said on Monday.

"On September 12-14, at the invitation of Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev President of South Korea Lee Myung-bak will pay an official visit to Kazakhstan," Abibullayev said.

The visit includes meetings with top leadership of Kazakhstan, during which the parties intend to discuss the state and prospects of bilateral cooperation in such fields as energy, manufacturing, high technology, agriculture, culture, education and tourism.

Moreover, topical international and regional problems will also be discussed.

This is the third visit of Lee Myung-bak to Kazakhstan for the last three years.