From 8 to 12 July 2017, Federal Councillor Ueli Maurer together with Jörg Gasser, the State Secretary for International Financial Matters, visited three countries in Central Asia. The trip, in the context of the 25th anniversary of the existence of the Swiss constituency in the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank, took the Swiss delegation to Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan. Meetings with finance ministers, central bank governors, government members and representatives of the local and Swiss private sectors took place in this working visit. On 11 July 2017, the Swiss delegation payed also a visit to the Swiss pavilion at the Expo 2017 in Astana.
Dushanbe (Tajikistan): 8 - 9 July
Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan): 9 - 10 July
Astana (Kazakhstan): 10 - 12 July
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