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10 June 2018

Meetings of the President of Uzbekistan in Qingdao

On June 9, 2018 President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev held bilateral meetings and negotiations in Qingdao (China).

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev received the First Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations

On June 9, the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev received the First Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations Amina Mohammed, at the residence allocated for him in Qingdao city. This was reported by the Press Service of the President.

The Head of the state noted that over the past two years, cooperation between Uzbekistan and the UN has become active, filled with practical content. The visits of the representative delegations of the United Nations to Uzbekistan, a consistent implementation of the plan of practical measures on further development of cooperation with the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights were noted.

Amina Mohammed recalled with satisfaction the participation of the President of Uzbekistan in the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly. Highly appreciated the concrete efforts of Uzbekistan on expanding and strengthening regional cooperation, assisting in restoration of Afghanistan. She emphasized that the international conference held in Tashkent “Peace process, security cooperation and regional connectivity” drew attention of the entire international community to this issue.

At the meeting, a detailed exchange of views took place on implementation of the agreements reached earlier. Important directions for further cooperation were discussed.

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Shavkat Mirziyoyev met with Vladimir Putin

On June 9, the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev met with the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin, in Qingdao.

The Head of the state, once again congratulating Vladimir Putin on his reelection to the post of President of Russia, noted that relations of strategic partnership and alliance with Russia are a constant course of Uzbekistan’s foreign policy.

The current rate and scale of bilateral relations is evidenced by the fact that over the past year 70 mutual visits and 21 interregional meetings have been held. Over the past period of this year, the volume of trade between our countries has increased by more than 40 percent. There are still a lot of big projects ahead, said Shavkat Mirziyoyev.

The President of Russia, expressing his joy of the meeting with the President of Uzbekistan, noted that many effective projects are being implemented in cooperation of the two countries.

After your last year’s visit to Russia, much has changed for the better. As a result of creation of a “green corridor” on your initiative, the volume of fruit and vegetable deliveries from Uzbekistan increased by almost 36 percent. Large investment projects are being implemented with participation of leading Russian companies, said Vladimir Putin.

It was noted that Lukoil invested more than $7 billion in Uzbekistan, in April of this year the Kandym Gas Processing Complex was put into operation, agreements were reached with the State Atomic Energy Corporation Rosatom on further development of partnership and scientific-technical cooperation in energy sphere.

In autumn of this year, a highest-level visit to Uzbekistan is expected. It is also planned to hold the first inter-regional forum of Uzbekistan and Russia, in Tashkent.

At the meeting, the sides agreed to fill these important events with practical content, actively continue contacts between ministries, companies and regions.

Views were exchanged on international and regional issues of mutual interest.

This was reported by the Press Service of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan.

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President of Uzbekistan met with the Head of China

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev met with the President of the People’s Republic of China Xi Jinping within the framework of the SCO Summit in Qingdao. This was reported by the Press Service of the President.

Xi Jinping, welcoming Shavkat Mirziyoyev, noted that he attaches great importance to full-scale strategic partnership and multi-format cooperation with Uzbekistan. The President of Uzbekistan congratulated the Head of China on successful chairmanship in the Shanghai Cooperation Organization and the Qingdao Summit, organized at a high-level.

Relations between Uzbekistan and China have risen to the level of comprehensive strategic partnership. Mutually beneficial cooperation is consistently developing in all important areas. In 2017, the trade turnover between the two countries amounted to $5 billion.

There are more than 700 enterprises with participation of Chinese capital, representative offices of a number of companies in Uzbekistan. A number of joint projects are being implemented in such sectors as industry, high technologies, oil and gas, chemical, transport and logistics, textiles, and agriculture.

At the meeting, the current state of Uzbekistan – China cooperation was comprehensively analyzed. Issues of further expansion of interaction in economy, trade, investment, transport communications, high technologies and other spheres were discussed. The importance of developing links between the regions of the two countries for further expansion of this cooperation was emphasized.

At the same time, cooperation within the framework of the UN, the SCO and other organizations, current issues of the regional and international agenda were discussed.

The sides reaffirmed their readiness to further expand and strengthen the full-scale strategic partnership and mutually beneficial cooperation between the Republic of Uzbekistan and the People's Republic of China for the benefit of the two countries and people.

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Shavkat Mirziyoyev met with Narendra Modi

The President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev met with the Prime Minister of the Republic of India Narendra Modi within the framework of the SCO Summit, in Qingdao.

This was reported by the Press Service of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan.

Shavkat Mirziyoyev congratulated people of India on joining the Shanghai Cooperation Organization and participation in the SCO Summit as a full member.

Shavkat Mirziyoyev noted that this meeting is a good opportunity to discuss the implementation of agreements reached earlier and outline the prospects of cooperation.

Narendra Modi expressed sincere gratitude for the support provided by Uzbekistan in India’s entry into the SCO. He emphasized that this would open up new opportunities for development of cooperation with Uzbekistan both at bilateral and regional levels.

At the meeting, issues of further expansion of Uzbekistan – India mutually beneficial partnership in trade, economic, financial, investment, innovation and humanitarian spheres were discussed. Possibilities of implementation of prospective projects on information technologies, medicine, pharmaceutics, tourism and other areas were considered.

The sides exchanged views on current issues of international politics and regional cooperation.

The readiness of the two states to further expand and strengthen full-scale and mutually beneficial cooperation was noted.

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Presidents of Uzbekistan and Afghanistan hold negotiations

The President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev held negotiations with the President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan Mohammad Ashraf Ghani, in Qingdao.

This was reported by the Press Service of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan.

Shavkat Mirziyoyev noted that people of Uzbekistan are interested in establishing a stable peace in brotherly neighboring Afghanistan.

We are pleased that after the conference, held this year in Tashkent, worldwide active efforts began on ensuring peace in Afghanistan.

Everyone understands that the only way to achieve this is dialogue. This meeting is a good opportunity to exchange views on this issue, discuss important issues for our countries, said the President of Uzbekistan.

Ashraf Ghani noted the recently intensified political dialogue between the two countries.

I would like to especially note the rapid pace of implementation of the agreements reached within my visit to Uzbekistan. I express my deep gratitude on behalf of our people and government for that your country held a major event on Afghanistan. Your personal attention to this issue has created conditions for development of political decisions, said the President of Afghanistan.

Uzbekistan implements important economic and infrastructure projects in Afghanistan. Since 2002, electricity has been supplied to this country, the volumes of which will increase as a result of construction of a new power transmission line Surkhan – Puli Khumri.

Extension of Hayratan – Mazar-i-Sharif railway to Herat is among the prospective projects. This will become an important contribution to reconstruction of the Afghan economy, increase the transit potential of the country, create new jobs.

Humanitarian ties have also become more active. In January of this year, the Educational Center for Training Afghan Citizens began its work in Termez. Currently, about 100 Afghan students are studying in the center.

At the meeting, current issues of further development of political, trade-economic, transport-communication, cultural-humanitarian ties between the two countries, strengthening regional security were discussed.



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