Putin: cooperation between Russia and Kazakhstan in digital sphere will serve development of their partnership

03 September


Russian President Vladimir Putin expects Sberbank's cooperation with Kazakh partners to strengthen the partnership between the two countries.

On the margins of the Eastern Economic Forum (EEF) on Friday, a memorandum was signed on cooperation in the implementation of projects for the digital transformation of Kazakhstan, the transition to a platform model of digitalization and the concept of Data Driven Government. Russian and Kazakh presidents Vladimir Putin and Kassym-Jomart Tokayev took part in the ceremony via video link.



The Russian leader thanked his Kazakh counterpart, who "immersed himself in these issues personally, personally deals with this, pays a lot of attention to the issues of modern high technology."

Putin also thanked Tokayev for the fact that Kazakhstan "chose the Russian partner as a strategic partner." "The variant presented by Sber has been chosen by the government of Kazakhstan as the most optimal and with the participation of the president, I know it well," said the Russian head of state.



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Photo: official website of the President of the Russian Federation

Based on materials from TASS