Bishkek, March 16, 2018 / Kabar /. The grand opening of the Year of Uzbekistan in Kazakhstan was held in Astana on March 15. The ceremony was attended by Presidents of Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan.
Famous Uzbek artists performed on the stage of the opera and ballet theater "Astana Opera". Among them, Yalla ensemble, Sayeora Gafurova and youth symphony orchestra of Uzbekistan, singer Sevara Nazarkhan, laureate of international competitions Fazlidin Khusanov.
Presidents of five Central Asian countries gathered in Astana for the first consultative meeting of Central Asian leaders.
They intend to hold such talks every year before the Nooruz holiday.