Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan Sherzod Asadov has held talks with the State Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Norway Audun Halvorsen, via videoconference, Uzbekistan MFA reports.
The sides discussed the current state and priority directions for further development of multifaceted Uzbekistan – Norway cooperation. In particular, they noted their interest in strengthening political dialogue and enhancing interaction between parliaments of the two countries.
Deputy Foreign Ministers stated that there is a large untapped potential in trade-economic sphere and called for intensification of long-term partnership between leading companies of the two countries. Mutual interest was expressed in realization of joint investment projects with involvement of Norwegian investments and technologies.
Cooperation prospects in cultural-humanitarian sphere and tourism sector were considered.
Views were also exchanged on cooperation within the framework of international organizations.