Nursultan Nazarbayev meets with Jacob A. Frenkel, Chairman of JP Morgan Chase International


During the conversation, the Leader of Nation emphasized the special significance of the Astana Club in the process of building a dialogue between the leading experts of the world.

- I am very glad to welcome you in Kazakhstan. It is a great pleasure that an outstanding financial expert, an authoritative scientist and economist, a successful leader of the leading financial organization in the world like you, is taking part in our forum. Today, the Astana Club forum provides an opportunity for the intellectuals, economists and politicians of the world to meet and discuss pressing issues, said the First President of Kazakhstan.

During the meeting, the parties have also focused on the prospects for further development of Astana International Financial Centre.

- You have noted that the AIFC is an important transformational decision for Kazakhstan, which will be an impetus for economic development. We are working on accelerating this initiative. AIFC now ranks 61st in the global index of financial centres, said Nursultan Nazarbayev.