The Day of German Unity was marked on 10 October at the German Embassy in Uzbekistan. During the event, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Federal Republic of Germany Günther Overfeld addressed the guests. He supported the reform efforts undertaken in Uzbekistan and spoke about the Uzbek-German ties.
The diplomat also noted that the visit of the President of Uzbekistan to Germany is due in January 2019.
He underscored that an unprecedented visit of 70 strong German business delegation in building materials, agricultural machinery, automotive, chemical and electrical engineering, construction, banking, tourism, services sectors to Uzbekistan took place in May 2018.
The Day of German Unity is the national day of Germany, celebrated on 3 October as a public holiday. It commemorates the anniversary of reunification in 1990.