"On October 22, President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev received a delegation from Gujarat (India), who is in the country and is headed by the chief minister of the state, Vijay Rupani," the president's press service reports.

The prospects for further expansion of trade, economic, investment, cultural and humanitarian cooperation between Uzbekistan and India are examined.

Attention is also paid to the implementation of joint projects in such areas as biotechnology and agricultural clusters, the textile and pharmaceutical industries, the production of auto components and cosmetics, the construction and management of hotel infrastructure, as well as in other areas.

“One of the priorities is cooperation in the field of education and training of personnel in popular engineering and technical specialties in joint higher educational institutions opened this year in Uzbekistan and on the basis of leading higher educational institutions of India,” it follows from the message.

“The Qazaq Times”