On May 29, Uzbek leader Shavkat Mirziyoyev met with Executive Chairman of Orascom Investment Holding Naguib Sawiris, who arrived in Tashkent to promote the top-level agreements reached earlier. The interlocutors discussed the current state and prospects for boosting bilateral mutually beneficial cooperation, the press office of the President of Uzbekistani reported to CentralAsia.news.
They paid particular attention the plans of the Egyptian investment and industrial corporation to implement large investment projects worth over $1.2 billion in Uzbekistan within the joint roadmap.
The interlocutors exchanged views on promising projects on food production, geological exploration and development of metal deposits, the creation and management of modern hotel complexes and the construction of solar and wind power plants.
They agreed to make every effort to implement the agreements and expand bilateral cooperation.