UzLiDeP faction discussed the issues of attracting foreign investments and advanced technologies to our country
Members of the UzLiDeP faction in the Legislative Chamber of the Oliy Majlis held a seminar with the participation of representatives of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, State Committee on Investments, and the party's deputy corps in local councils to discuss issues of attracting foreign investments and advanced technologies into national economy.
Participants of the seminar noted that Uzbekistan has been developing mutually beneficial relations with many countries of the world in recent years. In 2017, more than 200 international treaties, agreements and contracts were signed in trade, economic and investment spheres for the amount of about 60 billion dollars.
On January 11 of this year at the meeting dedicated to the analysis of activities of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and embassies of the Republic of Uzbekistan in foreign countries, the President of Uzbekistan emphasized that it is necessary to radically improve the effectiveness of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in all areas. First of all, this is the promotion of export of domestic enterprises’ products, attraction of foreign investments, advanced technologies and knowledge for modernization of industry and infrastructure, active work on increasing the flow of tourists to Uzbekistan. The intensification of cases in this direction will start further dynamic development of multi-vector relations and deepening of long-term investment partnership.
Member of UzLiDeP faction A. Abdukadirov noted that, the State visit of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan to the Republic of Korea on November 22-25 last year became a historically important and significant event in the modern history of Uzbekistan, during which more than 75 agreements in trade, economic, investment, financial, other spheres of activity were reached.
The course taken by the leadership of the country to actively attract investments to the economy of Uzbekistan is consistent with the political platform of UzLiDeP, as it is the most important and necessary component for ensuring the dynamism of economic growth rates, deepening the processes of structural transformation, modernization and diversification of the economy, and increasing its competitiveness in world markets.
The MPs discussed the issues of attracting private investors to all sectors of the economy and the conditions created to achieve private ownership leading role in the sphere of real economy in the first place – in industry and its leading industries.
Defined by the President of Uzbekistan among specific areas, the activities of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic to attract investment in the national economy of the country, establishing a dialogue with business are innovative measures and at the same time - the most effective tools that have proved themselves in world practice.
At the seminar, members of the faction in the Legislative chamber and deputies in local сouncils expressed their readiness for active participation in the implementation of the objectives set by the Head of State before the foreign office for the further development of the investment business environment in our country.
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