Tajik Minister of Transport Azim Ibrohim on November 26 met here with representatives of Korea’s Living Tree Co. Ltd, who arrived in Dushanbe to participate in the first Business Forum of Central Asia and the Republic of Korea.

The press center of the Ministry of Transport of Tajikistan (MoT) says the parties agreed to cooperate in implementing projects aimed at constructing international logistics center and railways in Tajikistan as well as maintaining road safety in the country.

The meeting reportedly resulted in signing of a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on cooperation between Tajik Ministry of Transport and Korea’s Living Tree Co. Ltd in the field of transportation.

Recall, the Central Asia – Korea Business Forum took place in Dushanbe on November 29 with the virtual participation of the heads of the chambers of commerce and industry of the member countries.

The business forum participants reportedly presented opportunities for interregional cooperation and exchanged views on strengthening investment ties and implementing joint projects in priority areas, using the enormous untapped potential.

The results of the first Forum are expected to contribute to the activities of the Council of Entrepreneurs of the Chambers of Commerce and Industry of the participating countries (cooperation agreement, June 29, 2020).  

The event was organized within the framework of the chairmanship of Tajikistan in the 14th Forum of Cooperation between Central Asia and the Republic of Korea that took place in the Tajik capital on November 30 with the participation of the foreign ministers of Central Asia and the Republic of Korea.