Business Forum of entrepreneurs of Tajikistan and Uzbekistan
On September 29, 2020, in the city of Dushanbe, within the framework of the visit of the Prime Minister of the Republic of Uzbekistan to the Republic of Tajikistan, the Business Forum of Business circles of Tajikistan and Uzbekistan was organized by the State Committee on Investment and State Property Management of the Republic of Tajikistan jointly with the Chambers of Commerce and Industry of the Republic of Tajikistan and the Republic of Uzbekistan.
The Business Forum was attended by about 300 participants from both sides, including heads of government agencies, enterprises and organizations, Business Associations, as well as representatives of the private sector of the two countries.
Head of government ministers, agencies, Chambers of Commerce and Industry and the private sector both countries, made reports and presentations.
In his speeches, the Chairman of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Republic of Tajikistan, Mr. Jamshed Jumakhonzoda, drew the attention to the participants the efforts of the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan to protect the rights of investors and support entrepreneurs, and also noted the role of the Chambers of Commerce and Industry in the development of trade and economic relations between the two countries, in particular supporting and establishing business ties circles of both countries.
During the Business Forum, the business circles of Uzbekistan were also provided with information on investment opportunities, the activities of Free Economic Zones, the prospects and advantages of establishing production, including through the creation of joint ventures.
It was noted that the existing potential to increase trade between the two countries is not fully used and it is necessary to make maximum efforts to achieve the set goals.
The Forum participants noted that thanks to the will and efforts of the Presidents of the two countries, the Leader of the Nation, the President of the Republic of Tajikistan, Dear Emomali Rahmon and the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan, Dear Mirziyayev Shavkat Miramonovich, in a short time the countries have reached a high level of relations and indicators in all areas in particular in trade and economic relations.
Within the framework of the Business Forum, a Protocol was signed following the results of the third meeting of the Tajik-Uzbek Business Council between the Chairmans of the Chambers of Commerce and Industry of both countries, as well as 15 agreements on mutually beneficial cooperation between public and private entities of both countries.
At the end of the official part of the Business Forum, a bilateral meeting of entrepreneurs of the two countries in the B2B format was held, following which new documents on cooperation were agreed and signed.
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