On 23-24 June a meeting of the Council of Heads of Member States of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization under the Presidency of Uzbekistan took place at the Kuksaroy residence.
The SCO summit started with a meeting of the Heads of member-states of the SCO in a narrow format. The meeting, chaired by President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov, was attended by President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev, President of the People's Republic of China Xi Jinping, President of the Kyrgyz Republic Almazbek Atambayev, President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin, President of the Republic of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon.
The issues of further developing trade-economic partnership among the member-states of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization, enhancing the SCO activities, strengthening regional security and stability, fight against terrorism, religious extremism and separatism were discussed at the meeting.
President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov held a meeting with President of the Republic of Mongolia Tsakhiagiin Elbegdorj.
President Islam Karimov emphasized that the visit of Mongolia’s President to our country opens wide opportunities for reinvigorating a bilateral cooperation.
Uzbekistan and Mongolia have a huge potential for developing cooperation. Its utilization, development of prospects areas of strengthening partnership, mutually beneficial projects meet the interests of our countries and peoples.
President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov held a meeting with President of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan Mamnoon Hussain on 24 June at the Kuksaroy residence.
Islam Karimov noted that the first visit of Mamnoon Hussain to our country is an important event in the history of bilateral relations.
Pakistan is a close neighbor of Uzbekistan and possesses a huge economic potential. The cooperation of our countries plays a significant role in consolidating peace and security in the region.
On July 19 in the Ministry of Foreign Economic Relations, Investment and Trade was held a meeting with the newly appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Republic of Korea to Uzbekistan Kwon Yong Woo.
On 5 July in the Ministry of foreign economic relations, investments and trade was held negotiations with the Member of Parliament of the Saeima of the Republic of Lithuania, the Chairman of the group on inter-parliamentary cooperation with the Republic of Uzbekistan V. Simplec.