The text of the following statement was released by the Governments of the United States of America, the Republic of Uzbekistan and the Republic of Kazakhstan.
On November 30, this year, the European Commission made an early positive decision on the application of the Republic of Uzbekistan for the status of beneficiary of the universal system of preferences plus – “GSP+”. The relevant document was signed by EU Commission President Ursula von der Leyen.
On October 2, 2020, the Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Uzbekistan and the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany on establishment of a local Bureau of the Credit Institute for Economic Recovery (KfW) in Tashkent, signed on December 24, 2019 in Tashkent, entered into force.
On October 6, a virtual conference of the Institute for Strategic and Regional Studies under the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan with the British Foreign and Commonwealth Office Research Group on South Asia and Afghanistan was organized with the support of the Embassy of Uzbekistan in London.