Kazakhstan and Korea: a new stage of intercultural cooperation

          Kazakhstan and Korea: a new stage of intercultural cooperation

On March 30, 2017 on the National Museum of the Republic of Korea’s initiative took place the meeting of the deputy director of the SI “Library of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan - Leader of the Nation” Kulyaysha Aktayeva with the head of the Asian Arts Division of the National Museum of the Republic of Korea Mr. Choi Sonju.

This meeting took place thanks to the exit fund exhibition of the Museum of the First President of Kazakhstan “Culture of Kazakhstan – history of the Great Steppe”, devoted to the 550th anniversary of formation of the Kazakh khanate, which had taken place in Seoul in 2015. The event had been held within the limits of the trade and tourist Road-show and the 9th Forum of cooperation between the Republic of Korea and the countries of Central Asia. It had demonstrated the potential of cultural tourism in Kazakhstan on the eve of preparations for EXPO-2017.

During the negotiations there were discussed further opportunities for bilateral cooperation in organizing of the exhibition projects at the National Museum of the Republic of Korea.

The guests got acquainted with the exposition halls of the Museum and gave a high positive estimation to the modern development of Kazakhstan, noting the historical role of the Leader of the Nation N.A. Nazarbayev.

At the end of the meeting the delegation expressed gratitude for organizing the meeting and the excursion hold at the high level.