Nazarbayev, Matvienko discussed coop of Kazakhstan and Russia

The issues of strengthening cooperation between the two countries were discussed.

Nursultan Nazarbayev noted the multilateral nature of cooperation between Kazakhstan and Russia, which has the fundamental document - Treaty on Good-neighborliness and alliance in the XXI century, which contributed to the decision on the establishment of the Eurasian Economic Union.

In this regard, the President of Kazakhstan drew attention to the development of this integration association, and reported on progress in cooperation with European Commission -  President Jean-Claude Juncker agreed to hold a joint forum of the Eurasian Economic Union - The European Union in autumn.

In turn, chairman of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of Russia thanked for the warm welcome and expressed readiness to make every effort to further develop the strategic and friendly relations between the two countries.

The Head of State also presented Matvienko II degree "Dostyk” Order for contribution to strengthening friendship and cooperation between Kazakhstan and Russia.