Xi Jinping's visit to Tajikistan expected next month

Tajikistan Materials 14 June 2024 12:16 (UTC +04:00)
Umar Abakirov
Umar Abakirov
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DUSHANBE, Tajikistan, June 14. Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit to Tajikistan is expected next month, Trend reports.

According to Tajikistan's Ministry of Energy and Water Resources, this was announced during a meeting between Tajikistan's Minister of Energy, Daler Juma, and China's Deputy Minister of Water Resources, Zhu Leiming, on the sidelines of the Third High-Level International Conference on the Implementation of the International Decade for Action "Water for Sustainable Development, 2018-2028" in Dushanbe.

It was noted that this visit will further strengthen cooperation between Tajikistan and China in the water and energy sectors.

Representatives from the energy sector discussed issues such as the rational use of water resources, joint scientific research and development in efficient management, and rational use of water resources.

Additionally, they addressed matters concerning the security of hydraulic structures, the improvement of irrigation on arable lands, the mitigation of climate change impacts, the joint development and implementation of water management projects, and the mobilization of various financial resources for their realization, among other topics.

To note, in May, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Tajikistan, Sirojiddin Muhriddin, announced the upcoming state visit of President China to Tajikistan in 2024. However, he did not specify any specific dates for this event.