Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Investments and Foreign Trade of Uzbekistan Sardor Umurzakov met with bloggers and independent journalists in Termez, Surkhandarya Region, the press office of the Ministry reported.
A lively exchange of views on a number of production and trade issues took place during the meeting.
The discussions centred on some of the problems facing manufacturers and exporters that conduct trading activities and measures to support the private and industrial sectors and create new jobs.
The agenda covered key aspects of the modern economy, given the changing international economic situation, economic benefits of export diversification and investment opportunities.
The bloggers raised a number of issues they had discussed with local businessmen and entrepreneurs during the meeting. They also presented their proposals on increasing the role of journalists in identifying the problems of entrepreneurs and the population of the region, improving the investment climate and establishing contacts and liaison with local and central authorities.