|In Geneva was held X session of Working group under the introduction of Kazakhstan in ÂÒÎ|
|The Kazakhstan delegation has headed vice-minister of the industry and the trade, the special representative of Republic of Kazakhstans on negotiations under the introduction in ÂÒÎ Æàíàð Àéòæàíîâà. |
In Geneva (the Swiss Confederation) was held X session of Working group under the introduction of Kazakhstan into World trading organization (ÂÒÎ). The Kazakhstan delegation has headed vice-minister of the industry and the trade, the special representative of Republic of Kazakhstans on negotiations under the introduction in ÂÒÎ Æàíàð Àéòæàíîâà.
The structure of delegation included representatives of the Ministries of Economics and budgetary planning, an agriculture, National bank, Agency on regulation of natural monopolies, Committee of technical regulation of the Ministry of the industry and trade, Committee on rights of the intellectual property of the Ministry of Justice.
In session of working group under the introduction of Kazakhstan in ÂÒÎ, including 40 countries - members ÂÒÎ, have taken part representatives of the European Union, USA, Saudi Arabia, Switzerland, India, Kirghizstan, Ecuador, Paraguay etc.
During session the Kazakhstan party(side) has acquainted members of working group with changes in the Kazakhstan legislation in the field of currency and technical regulation, customs administration, the sanitary and veterinary control, protection of rights of the intellectual property which are brought with a view of reduction of the Kazakhstan legislation conformity with positions of agreements ÂÒÎ. In particular, simplification of procedures of registration of the passport of the bargain and a cancellation of requirements of licensing of currency transactions was marked. In the field of technical regulation the representative of the Kazakhstan party(side) has informed on acceptance of 3 acts and 17 technical rules in the field of safety of chemical production, machines and the equipment, toys, an environment, building materials, and also requirements to operation of highways.
Besides members of Working group were acquainted with the changes brought in the criminal Code and the Code about administrative offences with a view of toughening of the responsibility for infringement of rights of the intellectual property.
Representatives of some states - members of working group under the introduction of Kazakhstan in ÂÒÎ, including the European Union, USA, Kirghizstan, Ecuador and Switzerland, in the performances(statements) during session have expressed in support of the prompt introduction of Kazakhstan in ÂÒÎ.
At session the updated project of the report of working group under the introduction of Kazakhstan in ÂÒÎ, being by the basic document describing economic policy of republic and the obligation, accepted by our country was considered at connection to agreements ÂÒÎ.
Besides from July, 14 till July, 18 in Geneva consultations of representatives of USA and bilateral negotiations on access on the Kazakhstan commodity market and services with representatives of Australia, EU and Ecuador were held. During negotiations with EU conditions of access of foreign suppliers on the market of telecommunication and financial services, and also questions of entrance and stay of foreign physical persons in territory of Kazakhstan were discussed.