Friday, 12 August 2022, 16:04:35 — Baku (UTC+4)
Parliamentary Assembly of Turkic States

TURKPA Chairman-in-Office received Secretary General

Within the framework of the official visit to Nur-Sultan, delegation led by Secretary General Mr. Mehmet Süreyya Er was received by the TURKPA Chairman-in-Office, Chairman of Mazhilis of Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan Mr. Nurlan Nigmatulin.

Chairman of Mazhilis congratulated Secretary General on his assumption of office and wished success in future activities. He reaffirmed that Kazakhstan will further provide full support to the Assembly’s activities.

In his turn, Secretary General stressed the importance of contributions and implementation of initiatives of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan - Elbasy Nursultan Nazarbayev aimed at the strengthening of the unity of Turkic world.

The Parties discussed implementations of the initiatives of the X Plenary Session held in Turkistan, as well as preparation of the road map for 2022-2027 focusing on the strengthening of regional cooperation.

Mr. Nurlan Nigmatulin emphasized the significance of changing the name of the Turkic Council to Organization of Turkic States and adoption of the “Turkic World Vision 2040” document. He also underlined the importance to rename Parliamentary Assembly of Turkic Speaking Countries into the Parliamentary Assembly of Turkic States in the near future.