NEWS AND EVENTS
July 24, 2014
His Excellency Mr. Islam Karimov, President of the Republic of Uzbekistan
I express my sincere gratitude for the warm welcome extended by You and the Uzbek people during my State visit to the Republic of Uzbekistan.
At the top-level meeting, the two countries agreed to promote various projects not only in energy sector, but also in the spheres of e-government, information technologies, textile and defense industry, agriculture, environment protection, infrastructure and many others. I hope that we will closely cooperate for a successful implementation of the important projects, about which we have reached agreement.
As a result of our meeting, I once again became convinced that our countries are indeed strategic partners, striving for a common prosperity through mutually beneficial cooperation.
Mr. President, I was deeply impressed by your opinion on international and regional situation, as well as your attention to the Korean diaspora.
Also, I would like to express my deep gratitude to You, Mr. President, having had extended a warm hospitality, personally meet me at the airport in Tashkent, did accompanied me to Samarkand. I became confident that the experience of the ancient Silk Road depicted on a mural at the Museum of \\\"Afrasiab\\\" with images of envoys from Goguryeo era, may again get transformed into a single Eurasia today.
Please allow me once again to thank You, Mr. President, for your sincere interest and support of cooperation and friendly relations between the two countries. I wish You a sound health and eternal prosperity to the Republic of Uzbekistan.
President of the Republic of Korea