On April 10, 2019, a photo exhibition dedicated to the 40th anniversary of the Kazakh-Chinese joint project “One belt, one road” was opened at the National Museum of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
In 2018, the Chinese people celebrated the 40th anniversary of political reforms carried out in the state. From 1978 to 2018, the Chinese Communist Party united all Chinese people, competently controlled the people, have been engaged in policy reforms, they came to their own path to socialism and achieved high results.
Deputy Director of the National Museum Abai Satubaldin: “The People’s Republic of China has a special place in the foreign policy of the Republic of Kazakhstan. The initiative of the President of the People’s Republic of China Xi Jinping “One belt, one road” was supported by over 100 countries as soon as possible. The head of state N. Nazarbayev noted the importance of this project, pointed out the economic benefits of this project, linked it with the program “Nurly Zhol”. Thus, the work carried out in this direction gave positive results. The cultural ties of both nations are developing with great speed. Today's exhibition is the result of joint efforts. Tomorrow at the Chinese National Museum will present an international exhibition on the theme: "Sharing a common future: treasures from national museums, along the silk road." From the fund of the National Museum of the Republic of Kazakhstan, 15 rare archeological artifacts were provided. This event strengthens bonds of friendship between two countries, said Deputy Director A. Satubaldin.
In the modern world, unilateral political actions are developing; the economic development of countries is deteriorating. The President Xi Jinping noted that: “China is always open to the whole world. And in the future it will become wider. For 40 years, the people of the PRC have gained tremendous experience in the reforms; they are deepening the reforms, gradually expanding them, choosing the right path to development.
The Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China to the Republic of Kazakhstan, Zhang Xiao: “Today’s exhibition tells us about the reforms achieved over 40 years of modern China’s policy. Each picture characterizes the history of 40 years of work. "
In September 2013, the President of the People's Republic of China, Xi Jinping, during his visit to Kazakhstan in his speech at the University, Nazarbayev raised the initiative to jointly create an economic belt of the Silk Road, which was supported by Nursultan Nazarbayev and active members of our society. Later, Kazakhstan became one of the leading states participating in the “One Belt, One Road” project. Over the past five years, Kazakhstan and China have achieved high results in the project “One belt, one road” and in the new economic policy “Nurly Zhol”. To date, there are 55 joint projects in the industrial sector, the total value of which is $ 27.4 billion. Among them, 9 projects, the total cost of which is 2.5 billion US dollars, have already been completed. As a result, Kazakhstan and China received income from these projects.
A series of paintings exhibited in this exhibition indicates the historical trajectory of the Chinese reforms, as well as the achieved results of the project “One belt, one road” carried out in both states.
At the end of April 2019, a second international forum will be held in Beijing, uniting the agreement of all parties to the forum. In this forum, the parties will pay particular attention to construction, the complexity of the interaction of these projects will be determined, and the contribution to the further development of the “One belt, one way” project will be determined.