Emeritus Senior Minister (ESM) Goh Chok Tong will visit Astana, Republic of Kazakhstan, from 26 to 29 September 2016 at the invitation of President Nursultan Nazarbayev. This will be ESM Goh's first visit to Kazakhstan. During his visit, ESM Goh will call on President Nazarbayev, Prime Minister Bakytzhan Sagintayev, First Deputy Prime Minister Askar Mamin, and Chairman of the Senate of the Parliament Kassym - Jomart Tokayev. At Chairman Tokayev's invitation, ESM Goh will also deliver a speech at the Senate of the Parliament.

ESM Goh will be accompanied by Parliamentary Secretary, Ministry of Home Affairs, Amrin Amin and officials from the Prime Minister's Office, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Trade and Industry, International Enterprise Singapore and the Singapore Cooperation Enterprise.