NEWS AND EVENTS
January 26, 2007
Uzbekistan, Singapore sign 5 Agreements to deepen ties
Uzbekistan and Singapore have pledged to develop closer economic ties and strengthen political dialogue between two countries on Thursday, January 25.
Uzbek President Islam Karimov is paying a state visit to Singapore on invitation of President Sellapan Ramanathan on 24-26 of January. On Thursday, Uzbek President Islam Karimov held talks with his Singaporean counterpart and other officials.
Within the visit, Uzbekistan and Singapore signed agreements to boost ties in air services, humanitarian ties and business certification standards.
During the talks, the Uzbek President Islam Karimov discussed issue on international terrorism and nuclear non-proliferation, where both sides held similar views.
Five agreements were also signed to further economic relations, expand air links and strengthen political dialogue.
Uzbek President Islam Karimov also said Uzbekistan decided to open an embassy in Singapore.