Tashkent and Berlin discussed prospects of multifaceted cooperation

President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev, in the framework of participation in the first Summit “Central Asia – Germany” in Berlin, held negotiations with the Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany Olaf Sholts, the press service of the Uzbek leader.

The current aspects of the bilateral agenda were considered, the issues of further development of the Uzbek-German multifaceted cooperation were discussed.

Particular attention is paid to the expansion of business partnership, deepening cooperation in economic, investment, transport, energy and other areas of interaction.

It is noted that the official visit of the heads of Uzbekistan to Berlin in May of this year gave a powerful impulse to activate bilateral relations.

In recent years, the indicators of trade and industrial cooperation have doubled. In particular, in Uzbekistan, such leading German companies as Volkswagen, Man, Claas, Siemens, Linde, Aurubis, Henkel, Knauf, Papenburg, Deutsche work in Uzbekistan. Kabel “and many others.

The head of Uzbekistan outlined a number of new specific proposals for the regular conduct of joint economic measures, the implementation of projects in the field of alternative energy, digitalization of agriculture and water management, deep processing of raw materials, expansion of financial instruments, strengthening the connections between the regions of the two countries, interaction in the field migration and mobility.

A mutual commitment to the development of cultural and humanitarian exchanges, the practical implementation of joint programs in the field of science and education.

There was also an exchange of views on ensuring regional security, including in the context of the development of the situation in Afghanistan.

At the end of the meeting, Mirziyoyev invited the Federal Chancellor of Germany to visit Uzbekistan on an official visit.