Sunday, 21, January, 2018

World

President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev has arrived in Saudi Arabia to participate on May 21 in the Arab Islamic American Summit.

The focus of the summit will be on ways to enhance cooperation between the United States of America and Muslim countries in the fight against extremism and militancy.

During the stay in Saudi Arabia, President Mirziyoyev is also expected to hold a number of bilateral meetings.

During the talks with the King and Prince of Saudi Arabia, the sides are expected to discuss the further development of cooperation between the two countries in the political, trade-economic, investment and other fields.

President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev is set to visit the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) to attend the Arab Islamic American Summit in Riyadh on May 21, the press service of the Foreign Ministry said.

President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev, speaking at the Leaders' Roundtable Summit at Belt and Road Forum in Beijing on Monday, said that the One Belt, One Road Initiative should be filled with “concrete programs and regional development projects”, the President’s Office reported.

President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev met with his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdoğan in the framework of the One Belt, One Road Forum in Beijing on Sunday, UzA said.

The Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation started today in Beijing, China. President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev is also attending the event.

Shavkat Mirziyoyev sent a congratulatory message to Moon Jae-in on South Korea Presidential election win. "Truly friendly and strong strategic partnership ties have been established for the past 25 years of diplomatic relations between Uzbekistan and South Korea, the two countries conduct constructive dialogue on whole range of bilateral affairs, as well as within international organizations," the message says.

President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev sent a message of congratulations to the President-elect Emmanuel Macron on his election as President of the French Republic.

On May 1, 2017, Uzbek Foreign Ministry delegation headed by the Minister Kamilov took part in the sixth meeting of the Foreign Ministers in the framework of the Central Asia+Japan Dialogue in Ashgabat.

The President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev sent his condolences to the President of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambaev in connection with numerous deaths following a landslide that on April 29 hit in Uzgen district of Osh province, the President's press service reported.

On April 30, the Uzbek Foreign Minister Abdulaziz Kamilov, who is currently in Ashgabat to take part in the Sixth Meeting of the Ministers for Foreign Affairs of the Central Asia+Japan Dialogue, was received by the President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov.