On January 29, 2013, Ministry of Foreign affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan hosted meeting with Ambassador Plenipotentiary and Extraordinary of Canada John Sloan who is visiting Tashkent leading business-delegation for joint events of business circles of both countries and get acquainted with Special Industrial Zone «Angren».
During the talks, sides discussed prospects of development of bilateral relations, realization of agreements achieved during Uzbek-Canadian consultations in November 2012 in Ottawa, capital city of Canada.
It is noted, that Deputy Friendship Group under the Parliament of Canada plays positive significance on strengthening inter-parliament dialogs.
Sides also emphasized mutual interest in creating favorable conditions to extend mutually beneficially contacts in trade - economic, investment areas, realize new joint projects with the implementation of leading technologies.
At the moment, 31 joint ventures with Canadian investment are operating in Uzbekistan.
At the meeting sides considered schedule of bilateral contacts at various levels and other issues of mutual interest.
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