Uzbek President receives Wu Bango in Tashkent
Tashkent, Uzbekistan (UzDaily.com) --
President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov met with Wu Bango, Chairman of the Standing Committee of People’s Congress of China, at the Oqsaroy on 22 September.
Greeting the guest, the head of Uzbekistan noted that People’s Republic of China is regarded in Uzbekistan as a major and reliable partner, a country with ancient history and a unique culture, by right one of the leading nations in the world currently in terms of economic power owing to the implementation of long-term development strategy.
Wu Bango has sincerely congratulated President Islam Karimov on the widely celebrated jubilee date – the 20th anniversary of Uzbekistan’s independence and the impressive strides in socio-economic development achieved by the Uzbek people for a relatively short period of time owing to the well thought-out and effective reforms.
The Chinese official said that Uzbekistan is the PRC’s closest partner and that his country is interested in further building up the relations with our nation in longer-term prospects.
A candid exchange of views on wider range of issues directed at further advancement of Uzbek-Chinese friendly bonds, including inter-parliamentary ties, along with other topics of shared interest took place during the meeting at the Oqsaroy.