Xi jinping meets with Uzbek President Mirziyoyev

2022-05-03 0 By

Beijing, Feb. 5 (Xinhua) –Chinese President Xi Jinping (R) meets with Uzbek President Samir Mirziyoyev at the Great Hall of the People on Thursday afternoon. Mirziyoyev is here to attend the opening ceremony of the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games.Xi pointed out that since the establishment of diplomatic ties 30 years ago, the two sides have adhered to equality, mutual respect and mutual benefit, continuously deepened political mutual trust and promoted mutually beneficial cooperation, and bilateral relations have continuously reached new heights.China and Uzbekistan share similar development goals, the same philosophy and much in common in governance.China has always firmly supported Uzbekistan in safeguarding national sovereignty, independence and security and is a reliable and reliable friend and partner of Uzbekistan.China is ready to work with Uzbekistan to help each other on the road of national development and rejuvenation.Both sides should seize the opportunity to consolidate and strengthen china-Uzbekistan comprehensive cooperation and bring more benefits to the two peoples.Xi stressed that China and Uzbekistan should properly implement the plan for economic, trade and investment cooperation, select and implement a number of major cooperation projects of strategic significance as soon as possible, and increase the volume and scale of bilateral cooperation.China is willing to help Uzbekistan build a modern industrial system, speed up the feasibility study of the China-Kyrgyzstan-Uzbekistan railway and strive for an early launch of the project.The two sides should step up cooperation in natural gas and renewable energy and build a new pattern of multi-dimensional energy cooperation.The cooperation between China and Uzbekistan on COVID-19 has formed an all-round cooperation pattern in the research and development and commercialization of COVID-19 vaccines and specific drugs, and the two sides can continue to strengthen this cooperation.China is ready to cooperate with Uzbekistan on poverty reduction and promote rural revitalization in both countries.Comprehensively deepen security cooperation.China supports Uzbekistan in assuming the rotating presidency of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) and stands ready to strengthen communication and coordination with Uzbekistan to jointly safeguard genuine multilateralism, safeguard the legitimate rights and interests of developing countries and make greater contribution to regional security, stability, development and prosperity.Mirziyoyev said he is very glad to have a long-awaited meeting with President Xi Jinping.Under the strong leadership of President Xi Jinping, China celebrated the centenary of the founding of the Communist Party of China (CPC) last year and achieved decisive victory in the fight against poverty. Last night, China successfully held the opening ceremony of the Beijing Winter Olympic Games, which showcases China’s brilliant achievements in development and its major contribution to world peace and development.China has become a model of its commitment to building an advanced, democratic and modern country.Uzbekistan and China share brotherly deep mutual trust.Since the establishment of diplomatic ties 30 years ago, the two sides have developed their relations in the spirit of equality, mutual benefit, mutual respect, good-neighborly friendship and mutual benefit. Bilateral relations have become increasingly mature and steady. Bilateral trade has increased by more than 140 times, greatly promoting uzbekistan’s economic development.He thanked China for supporting Ukraine’s independence, sovereignty, development and reform, providing selfless and valuable assistance when Ukraine was struggling against the epidemic and establishing the first vaccine production center in Central Asia in Uzbekistan.Uzbekistan firmly pursues the One-China policy and supports China in safeguarding its own sovereignty, security and other core interests. Uzbekistan is ready to learn from China’s experience in poverty reduction, work with China to jointly build the Belt and Road with high quality, actively advance important cooperation projects such as the China-Kyrgyzstan-Uzbekistan railway, and maintain close communication and coordination within the Shanghai Cooperation Organization and other regional cooperation frameworks.Ding Xuexiang, Yang Jiechi, Wang Yi, He Lifeng and other officials attended the meeting.