Tajikistan and Uzbekistan. Waiting for the opening of the border

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Both businesses and ordinary citizens of the two countries are expected to open borders.


Uzbekistan from October 1 opens all borders – air, rail and road checkpoints for visitors from all countries, reported the official telegram channel of the headquarters of Uzbekistan on coronavirus.


Whether the opening of the borders of Tajikistan will affect it is still unknown. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Tajikistan reported that so far there is no information about the opening of the borders of Tajikistan with Uzbekistan from October 1.


Meanwhile, today both Dushanbe and Tashkent believe that the time has come to restore relations and make up for lost time. And managed to lose a lot…


A regular meeting of the joint intergovernmental commission of the two countries on trade, economic, socio-cultural cooperation is scheduled in Dushanbe on September 28-29.


The intergovernmental commission is co-chaired by the Prime Minister of Tajikistan Kokhir Rasulzoda and his Uzbek counterpart Abdulla Aripov.


The main topics of the meeting will be the opening of borders and the resumption of flights between the two states, which were closed in mid-March due to the spread of coronavirus infection.


At the meeting, the parties also intend to discuss ways to increase bilateral trade, promising investment projects, expanding ties in the field of transport and communications, relations between regions.


Source: Asia Plus