NEWS AND EVENTS
June 17, 2014
President of the Republic of Korea Arrives in Uzbekistan
On the invitation of President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov, President of the Republic of Korea Park Geun-hye arrived in our country on June 16 with her first state visit.
The high-ranking guest was met by President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov at the Tashkent International Airport decorated with state flags of our two nations.
Following a brief conversation the delegation of the Republic of Korea left for the designated Kuksaroy country residence.
Meetings and talks at the highest level are expected to include discussions of the current state and priority aspects in the enhancement of multifaceted Uzbek-South Korean cooperation in the long-term prospects, along with topical issues in regional and international affairs the two countries share interest in.
Principal events of the state visit by President Park Geun-hye to Uzbekistan are scheduled for June 17.
The visit is anticipated to produce a joint declaration by the Presidents of the Republic of Uzbekistan and the Republic of Korea on the further development and enhancement of strategic partnership, as well as a package of documents to lay a solid foundation for stepping up the bilateral interaction across a variety of areas.
(Source: Press Service of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan)