Uzbekistan aiming to lure Japanese investment with presidential visit

Business Nov 26, 2019

Uzbekistan aiming to lure Japanese investment with presidential visit

The upcoming visit to Japan by Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev will hopefully boost Japanese private-sector investment in the Central Asian country, Deputy Prime Minister Aziz Abdukhakimov has said. Uzbekistan also wants to further advance cooperation with Japan through Mirziyoyev's first visit to the country since ...

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