On September 20, President Shavkat Mirziyoyev held a meeting with John Dugan, the Chair of Citigroup, to discuss the productive collaboration between Uzbekistan and the American corporation. President Mirziyoyev expressed his satisfaction with Citigroup's assistance in successfully placing bonds from Uzbek banks and enterprises on international stock markets. He also supported Citigroup's proposal to establish a representative office for their subsidiary bank, Citibank, in Uzbekistan.
The meeting focused on expanding mutually beneficial cooperation in the banking and financial sector, including implementing effective instruments to increase the attractiveness and liquidity of securities in the stock market.
The parties also discussed a roadmap to attract foreign investors to Uzbekistan's market, outlining specific mechanisms and deadlines for implementation.
The meeting between President Mirziyoyev and John Dugan highlights the importance of foreign investment in Uzbekistan's market and the willingness of the Uzbek government to work with international corporations to achieve mutual success.