President Xi Jinping arrived in Samarkand to pay tribute to the ancient Central Asian civilization. This is the only sightseeing trip he has planned for his tour.
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Despite being "stranded" most of the time in distant villages along the China-Kazakhstan border, Ravil Budukov said he finds his work exciting, building bridges between business communities in the neighboring countries.
No ties, no flags and no statements.The leaders of China and Kazakhstan continued their second day of in-depth discussions as they joined each other for meals.
President Xi Jinping concluded his 3-day state visit to Kazakhstan on Sunday and left for Uzbekistan to continue his ongoing four-nation Central Asia tour.
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Foreign experts spoke highly of President Xi Jinping's speech on China's foreign policy toward Central Asia, referring to the Silk Road economic belt he proposed as a grand cause benefiting regional countries.
China and Kazakhstan are important cooperation partner of each other and have achieved fruitful results in pragmatic cooperation, Xi said in an address at the founding ceremony of the China-Kazakhstan Entrepreneurs Committee.