GRATA International took part in the SCO Business Council meeting

On 26 August 2016, GRATA International team took part in a working experience exchange meeting of the National Business Council of Shanghai Cooperation Organisation.

The meeting was attended by diplomats and state authorities of China, Russia, Kazakhstan, and Kyrgyzstan.

During the meeting, the official opening of the SCO International Institute at Xinjiang University of Finance and Economics was held. The purpose of the SCO International Institute is to provide a platform for economic cooperation between SCO members’ enterprises, training specialists of an appropriate profile for Chinese enterprises, who will be able to implement the strategy ’Silk Road (One belt, one road)’ and for investments in SCO countries.

GRATA International team included: Gulnur Nurkeyeva, a Director of GRATA International practice in China, Nurlan Kyshtobayev, a Partner of GRATA International in Kyrgyzstan, Elvira Maratova, a Councel of GRATA International in Tajikistan, Assem Tnalina, a Senior Lawyer of GRATA International in Kazakhstan, and Berik Zhukokov, a Lawyer of GRATA International in China.


Gulnur Nurkeyeva

Head of China Desk

Nurlan Kyshtobaev

Partner, Head of Banking & Finance Practice in Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan offices

Elvira Maratova

Counsel, GRATA Kyrgyzstan