Uzbekistan, UAE sign deals for $120 million
ishkek (AKIpress) – Abu Dhabi hosted the meeting of the intergovernmental commission on trade and economic cooperation between the United Arab Emirates and Uzbekistan on March 3, where the sides agreed on projects for more than $119.5 million, reports the Uzbek Foreign Economic Relations Ministry on Thursday.Uzbekistan delegation led by Minister of Foreign Economic Relations Elyor Ganiev visited Abu Dhabi on March 1-3.
The commission was attended by the UAE delegation led by Minister of Economy Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansoori.
The issues of further expansion of mutually beneficial trade and economic relations, implementation of investment projects, expansion of financial and technical cooperation, cooperation in the field of transport and tourism were discussed during the meeting.
The sides agreed on adoption of a joint program for investment cooperation, organization of mutual visits of delegations of business circles, as well as on projects of financial and technical assistance for more than $119.5 million.
Export contracts between Uzbek and UAE companies worth $73,900,000 were also signed during the meeting.
11:20 05.03.2015