Uzbekistan, Spain to discuss co-op in energy and transportation
Baku, Azerbaijan, June 9
By Fikret Dolukhanov – Trend:
Uzbekistan and Spain will discuss cooperation in energy, transport, water supply and solid waste management, the press service of the State Investments Committee of Uzbekistan announced on June 9.
Reportedly, discussions will be held on June 19-20 in Tashkent during the "Multilateral Partnership" Uzbek-Spanish Business Forum. The event is organized by the State Investments Committee of Uzbekistan, the Institute of Foreign Trade of Spain (ICEX) and the Trade and Economic Department of the Embassy of Spain.
The Spanish delegation will include representatives of the Ministry of Economy, Industry and Competitiveness of Spain, the Spanish FIEM Foundation and over 20 Spanish companies operating in engineering and implementation of civil and infrastructure projects.
The sides are planning to hold special sessions with participation of representatives of the ministries of agriculture, water management, housing and communal services, the Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the State Motorways Committee of Uzbekistan, Uzbekenergo JSC, Uzbekneftegaz JSC, Asian Development Bank, World Bank, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development.
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