On 31 October the Chairman of the Board of “Astana EXPO-2017” National Company, transferred the first pavilions to the member countries of the international exhibition: France, China, Germany, Hungary and Turkey. Malgorzata Thouard, the official representative of High Commissioner for France, M. Pascal Lorot had the honour to receive the key of the French pavilion. Construction work inside the pavilion will begin in early 2017.
222 days before the exhibition opening, this ceremony marks a new step in this project’s development. Akhmetzhan Yessimov says that Expo construction work is proceeding on schedule.