The Minister of Investment and Foreign Trade holds talks with the President of the EBRD
Tashkent, Uzbekistan (UzDaily.com) -- Minister of Investments and Foreign Trade Sardor Umurzakov held talks with President of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development Summa Chakrabarti in Tashkent on 10 June 2019.
The sides discussed issues on the implementation of approved investment projects in the municipal and energy sectors, namely the modernization and improvement of water supply and communications systems in the country; ways of further development of relations between Uzbekistan and the EBRD in this direction, as well as the priorities of economic policy and the main directions of economic reforms for the near future in Uzbekistan.
In addition, possible dates for the first meeting of the Foreign Investors Council under the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan were agreed.
Following the negotiations, representatives of the parties signed an agreement on the implementation of four new projects in the rehabilitation of hydropower stations.
Also during the day, the EBRD delegation held meetings with the Chairman of the Central Bank of the Republic of Uzbekistan, Mamariza Nurmuradov and the Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Uzbekistan, Jamshid Kuchkarov.