UZBEKISTAN AND FRANCE BRING BILATERAL RELATIONS TO THE LEVEL OF STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIPNovember 2, 2023
The Presidents of Uzbekistan and France agreed to bring bilateral relations to the level of strategic partnership.
The meeting of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev and the President of the French Republic Emmanuel Macron took place in the Congress Center of the city of Samarkand.
The leaders discussed in detail the issues of further building up comprehensive Uzbek-French cooperation and agreed to bring bilateral relations to the level of strategic partnership.
It was stressed that in recent years, the Uzbek-French multifaceted relations have been developing dynamically in all directions.
The multiple growth of trade turnover and the number of joint ventures was noted with satisfaction. The portfolio of active and promising investment projects exceeded 10 billion euros. A 1 billion euro Strategic Cooperation Program is being implemented with the French Development Agency.