Uzbekistan, Tashkent, Oct.12 / Trend, D.Azizov /
The delegation of the Council of Cantons of the Federal Assembly of the Commission on matters of foreign policy headed by Eugene David met with Chairman of Senate of Oliy Majlis of Uzbekistan Ilgizar Sabirov and Speaker of Legislative Chamber of Oliy Majlis of Uzbekistan Dilorom Tashmuhamedova.
The sides exchanged views on bilateral relations between the higher legislative bodies of the two countries. They also discussed ways of further development of inter-Parliamentary relations, strengthening bilateral relations in trade, economic, financial, investment, cultural and humanitarian spheres.
"We attach great importance to the development and deepening inter-parliamentary relations between Switzerland and Uzbekistan," Eugene David said.
"Located in the heart of the Silk Road, Uzbekistan is one of the leading countries of Central Asia," said Eugene David. "The negotiations in the Oliy Majlis will further develop our cooperation in the parliamentary system. We are interested in further strengthening the mutually beneficial cooperation and friendly relations between our countries," he said.
The members of the Swiss delegation then visited a number of ministries and departments and exchanged views on bilateral cooperation.