Guimarães prepares twinning with Kazakhstan city

Guimarães is making efforts to ascertain structured and everlasting relations with Kazakhstan, talks that comply with the go to of the Kazakh Ambassador to Guimarães, Daulet Batrashev, which came about final September 29, mentioned the Mayor, Domingos Bragança .

The mayor mentioned, quoted in a press release, that “a cooperation or twinning settlement is being ready with Turkestan, one of many historic cities in Kazakhstan, with an archaeological report courting again to the 4th century, which is taken into account to be its historic capital after having this standing from the sixteenth to the 18th centuries ”.

The continuing talks are basically geared toward establishing preferential financial and cultural relations, specializing in areas akin to schooling, tourism and humanitarian actions.

Kazakhstan, the state of Central Asia, is the ninth largest nation in space and 63rd in inhabitants, with its roughly 19 million inhabitants. Fashioned by 140 ethnic teams from 18 non secular denominations, Kazakh society is an instance of interethnic and interreligious pluralism and tolerance. With plentiful pure assets, the place oil and pure fuel add up, it’s thought of probably the most economically superior nation among the many republics that grew to become unbiased from the previous Soviet Union.

“Kazakhstan is a superb alternative to diversify conventional markets for our regional economic system, whereas, in cultural and heritage phrases, it permits the institution of bridges and contacts with a area of the world with which the institutional relationship and between residents it has been too scarce ”, says the mayor, including the concept that this will even be a possibility with monumental potential for the creation of recent outbound markets for Guimarães tourism.

The rapprochement between Kazakhstan and Guimarães is the results of the opening of the Embassy of Kazakhstan in Portugal, which has allowed to accentuate bilateral cooperation, in addition to the conclusion of a number of businessmen missions to create joint ventures and the implementation of funding tasks.

Domingos Bragança additionally talked about {that a} Kazakhstan Consulate is deliberate in Guimarães, a call that, in response to the mayor, “passes via the Ministry of International Affairs and its Minister”, however that will likely be a very good alternative for Guimarães to claim itself internationally.

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