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    MOSCOW, January 9, 2004. (RIA Novosti). Russian President Vladimir Putin will fly on Friday to Kazakhstan with a two-day official visit. He will hold talks with his Kazakh counterpart Nursultan Nazarbayev in Astana.

    The source in the Kremlin told RIA Novosti that the two presidents will discuss, in particular, the use of the Baikonur spaceport, the cooperation in the fuel and energy sphere, the negotiations on the delimitation of the joint border, and cooperation in the military and military-technical fields.

    The sides will spotlight the greater collaboration in space exploration, and the effective use for these purposes of the Baikonur spaceport, the source said. The presidents are expected to sign a corresponding inter-state agreement.

    "Special attention will be devoted to the further intensification of trade and economic cooperation," the source in the Kremlin told RIA Novosti.

    "The presidents will also exchange opinions on the urgent international and regional problems," the source pointed out.

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