President Victor Yushchenko met today in Astana with the Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Karim Masimov, according to the President`s press-office.

Parties discussed bilateral cooperation between the countries especially in energy and humanitarian field.

During the meeting V. Yushchenko said that Ukraine appreciates the effective dialogue between our countries. “We should maintain and develop a program nature of our mutual relations”, - stressed President Yushchenko.