On November 15, 2018, at the first interregional forum, the governments of Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan signed an agreement on the common visa regime.
You can read more about visa regimes of Uzbekistan in our article - Visa to Uzbekistan
Earlier we have already mentioned that on October 4 in Tashkent, at the international exhibition “Tourism on the Silk Road” representatives of Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan have already expressed their intention to develop such a project.
The forum was held in Shymkent. During the meeting, the government representatives also signed 16 agreements on the implementation of joint international projects.
The adoption of a common visa regime will allow foreign tourists who have received a visa in one country to cross the border into the second one without any hindrance.
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This interregional forum was the first of its kind and the subsequent government meetings of the Silk Road countries propose to include such countries as Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan in the common visa agreement.