China and Uzbekistan have elevated their relationship to an all-weather comprehensive strategic partnership for a new era. Chinese President Xi Jinping and Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev held talks in Beijing during the latter’s state visit to China. Xi emphasized building a solid foundation for a shared future, supporting Uzbekistan’s sovereignty, and strengthening strategic communication. The leaders pledged to deepen cooperation in various areas, including the economy, trade, investment, and infrastructure. China expressed willingness to collaborate on new energy vehicles and green economic development projects. Mirziyoyev affirmed Uzbekistan’s commitment to the one-China principle and support for China on key issues, expressing confidence in the prospects of bilateral relations. The two leaders signed a joint statement and witnessed the signing of various cooperation agreements.
Source – CGTN