ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan and President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Miromonovich Mirziyoyev will address the virtual summit on Wednesday (today).
Based on Radio PakistanDuring the meeting, the two officials will discuss bilateral relations, including politics, trade, economy, security, connectivity and people-to-people exchange.
Importantly, the Trans-Afghanistan Railway Project, agreed between Pakistan, Uzbekistan and Afghanistan earlier this year, is a key area of focus.
Apart from enhancing political and strategic relations, fast-track transit, and trade cooperation, the two leaders will also discuss building educational and cultural collaborations.
The virtual summit serves as an opportunity to further develop existing bilateral cooperation in all areas of common interest.
The two leaders will exchange views on key regional and international issues and will consider enhancing mutual cooperation and coordination in international and regional forums.
The two countries share a deep history of faith, and cultural affinities provide a solid foundation for increased cooperation.
Pakistan and Uzbekistan have increased interaction at all levels over the past two years.