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Kazakh Consul General visits UOWD

Thursday, 5 April, 2012

The Consul General of the Republic of Kazakhstan, His Excellency Askar Shokybayav, paid a visit to the University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD) on Tuesday, April 3, accompanied by his Executive Assistant Ms. Karina Chadiarova.

UOWD's President, Professor Ghassan Aouad, welcomed the new Consul General of the Republic of Kazakhstan in Dubai and held discussions on topics of mutual interest.

Among the key topics of discussion were ways and measures to increase the number of Kazakh students in UOWD through a stronger presence in Kazakhstan.

A luncheon, featuring dishes from Kazakhstan, was held for the Consul General, and was attended by members of UOWD's Senior Executive Team as well as by 15 Kazakh students out of the 170 studying at UOWD.