WB vice-president to visit Uzbekistan

Business Materials 7 July 2011 12:47 (UTC +04:00)

Uzbekistan, Tashkent, July 6 / Trend D. Azizov /

Today, Senior Vice President and Chief Economist of the World Bank (WB) Justin Yifu Lin will begin the meetings planned for his four-day visit to Uzbekistan, the WB office told Trend.
The visit includes meetings with the leadership of the Ministry of Economy, the Ministry of Finance, the Uzbek Reconstruction and Development Fund, and representatives of business structures.

Justin Yifu Lin will also visit the free economic zone "Navoi" and Samarkand.
He is expected to be received by Uzbek President Islam Karimov.

Uzbekistan joined the World Bank in 1995.