——Uzbekistan party to be highly motivated to attend 2017 EACT EXPO
On January 17, in Urumqi, Ni Ruchi, deputy secretary general of the Secretariat of China-Eurasia Expo, met with Mr. Nodir Nurmatov, commercial counselor at the Embassy of the Uzbekistan in the People’s Republic of China.
Ni gave a specific introduction to the remarkable achievements made through the 5th China-Eurasia Expo and the 2017 Eurasia Commodity and Trade Expo (EACT EXPO). He sincerely invited the government officials, enterprises and entrepreneurs of Uzbekistan to attend the 2017 EACT EXPO, which will be held in Urumqi in August 2017.
Mr. Nodir Nurmatov said that both Uzbekistan and Xinjiang have unique geographic advantages and are similar to each other in many aspects, such as ethnic groups, language, culture and food. Uzbekistan would like to enhance the cooperation with the Secretariat of China-Eurasia Expo to encourage more Uzbekistan enterprises to attend the China-Eurasia Expo and the EACT EXPO.
This is the first visit of Mr. Nodir Nurmatov to Xinjiang since he assumed the current position in August 2016.