Successful trip to Astana

The delegation had a very busy schedule in their short but very intense visit to Astana, Kazakhstan. The purpose of the trip was to launch and inform about the newly formed Sweden Kazakhstan Business Council to future partners in Kazakhstan. The trip kick off with a visit and meeting with the Swedish Ambassador in Astana,… Read more »

Agriculture business section of Sweden – Kazakhstan Business Council, founded!

The 26th of October the founding members of the Agriculture business section gathered at Övergrans for its first workshop.  The meeting concluded the need to form a more structured working process in the exploration of the full potential in the bilateral commercial ambitions in the agriculture sector. Therefore the meeting formed the “Agricultural section” of the… Read more »

Kazakhstan relaxes visa regime to encourage tourism and FDI

The Kazakh government has recently taken many measures to boost tourism and FDI (Foreign Direct Investments) into Kazakhstan, the chief among which has been the relaxation of the visa regime. On June 12th, Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev announced at the Foreign Investors’ Council that citizens from FDI providing states will be allowed to enter freely… Read more »