MOSCOW, November 19. / TASS /. Russia and Uzbekistan signed a program of economic cooperation between the governments of the two countries for 2022-2026, the press service of the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation said.
The new document takes into account the need for economic cooperation in the post-pandemic period using relevant tools, including e-commerce, the digital economy, energy and water saving technologies, as well as improving approaches in the field of migration. in the fight against COVID-19, exchange experience and information on the production of vaccines, diagnosis and treatment of patients with coronavirus, “the press release said.
The Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation noted that the program is aimed at strengthening and diversifying trade and economic ties based on the mutual interests of the Russian Federation and Uzbekistan.
New opportunities for digitalization and technology implementation have also emerged. modernization of the basic document, determines the strategic directions of our work in all sectors, “- the press service quotes the head of the Ministry of Economic Development Maxim Reshetnikov.
The minister added that Russia and Uzbekistan have great potential for development with subsequent entry into the markets of third countries.
“The program is built for a long-term perspective and sets before us large-scale tasks, for the implementation of which we will begin to work from today,” the Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Investments and Foreign Trade of Uzbekistan Sardor Umurzakov said in a press release.