30 years of Diplomatic Relations of Kazakhstan and Switzerland

Local news, 01.06.2022

Today marks 30 years since the establishment of diplomatic relations between the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Swiss Confederation.

On the occasion of this significant date, the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan, Roman Vassilenko and the Ambassador of Switzerland to Kazakhstan David Grichting, held a solemn ceremony of exchanging congratulatory messages on behalf of the heads of the two states.

"Over these memorable years, an excellent political dialogue has developed between Kazakhstan and Switzerland, as well as fruitful economic ties" – the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev noted in his letter.

In turn, the President of Switzerland Ignazio Cassis stressed that "Switzerland highly appreciates the long-standing relations between the two countries and cooperation within a number of financial institutions". He also expressed support for ongoing political, social and economic reforms.