President Mahinda Rajapaksa and his Kazakhstan counterpart Nursultan Nazarbayev have discussed the issues of trade-economic cooperation in Astana.
During the meeting, the parties have discussed the issues of political cooperation and the intensification of trade-economic, scientific-technical and cultural-humanitarian partnership.
President Rajapaksa’s visit is timed to the 20th anniversary of establishing the diplomatic relations between the two countries.
Kazakh President also stated that a country requires a home grown solution to solve any issue.
Within the meeting the Kazakh President expressed confidence that this meeting would give a new impetus to the cooperation between two countries in the spheres of economics, politics and culture.
Sri Lanka’s President has expressed hope that specific areas of cooperation between the two countries would be determined within the visit.