Ambassador Gong Jianwei, Executive Director of the CICA Secretariat, hosted a CICA Day reception in Astana on 5 October 2015. H.E. Mr. Erlan Idrissov, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan was the chief guest at the reception. Ambassador Gu Jinping, Chairman of CICA Task Force at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People’s Republic of China was guest of honour. Members of Parliament of Kazakhstan, Ambassadors accredited to Kazakhstan, senior government officials and media representatives attended the reception. H.E. Mr. Idrissov, Ambassador Gong and Ambassador Gu addressed the gathering.