Ambassador of Kazakhstan to Ireland, His Excellency Erlan Idrissov paid a working visit to Сork recently.
The visit was arranged by Fiona Corcoran founder of The Greater Chernobyl Cause who has been active in Kazakhstan since 1999.
During the visit, the Kazakh diplomat met with Lord Mayor of Cork John Sheehan, William O Brien of William O Brien Group, President of Cork Chamber of Commerce Paula Cogan, John Mullins Chairman Port of Cork and Ireland's business community.
At the meeting with Cork's officials and business executives, the Kazakh Ambassador proposed initiatives to develop regional cooperation, including at the level of the Chamber of Commerce and business associations, as well as cooperation in agricultural science, genomics and the creation of joint high-tech enterprises in Kazakhstan, taking into account the potential of exporting to the EAEU and China markets.
Fiona mentioned that her charity encourages international trade between Ireland and the countries where they operate Companies, Educational/Cultural Institutes who may be interested in exploring Kazakhstan please contact Fiona on 087 9536133