Uzbekistan – Belarus: Prospects for Cooperation

A roundtable discussion on “Cooperation between Uzbekistan and Belarus – New Horizons and Prospects” kicked off in Tashkent.

The event, organized by the Institute for Strategic and Regional Studies under the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan (ISRS) in partnership with the Belarusian Institute of Strategic Research (BISR), was attended by heads of diplomatic missions, leadership and representatives of expert-analytical, scientific and academic circles of the two countries.

The Belarusian side was represented by leaders and experts from such reputable research institutes as BISR, the National Centre for Marketing and Price Study, the State University of Transport, Vitebsk State University named after P.M. Masherov and other institutions.

The heads of ISRS, the Institute of Macroeconomic and Regional Studies, the Information and Analytical Center for International Relations, the Center for Economic Research and Reforms, the Center for the Study of Problems of Transport and Logistics Development, the Uzbekistan Railways JSC, and the Agency of Information and Mass Communications attended the event from the Uzbek side.

ISRS First Deputy Director Akramjon Nematov noted that views will be exchanged at the event on the current state and prospects for further development of bilateral cooperation in trade, economics, investment, industrial cooperation, transport and logistics connectivity, as well as enhancing cultural and humanitarian dialogue.