PHOTO : website of the President of the Kyrgyz Republic
Partners in the Shanghai cooperation organization (SCO) already start to arrive in Bishkek. First came the Chinese President XI Jinping. Participation in the summit, the Chinese leader was combined with a state visit and met with President of Kyrgyzstan Sooronbai Jeenbekov, the correspondent of “MIR 24” Daria Kim.
Jeenbekov most important of the 20 documents signed, called the Declaration on deepening strategic partnership. XI Jinping has added that relations between the two countries has withstood all challenges and changes, and now have a breakthrough development.
By signing the Declaration, Kyrgyzstan and China essentially said investment and assistance will increase, turnover will remain high. But it will change its structure. China will import from Kyrgyzstan more of agricultural products: milk, honey, cherries. Yet most of the two billion turnover – imported into Kyrgyzstan products of Chinese manufacturers. For example, in the Republic appreciate agricultural equipment from China, would like to create a agro-industrial Park.
“Our cooperation – the standard relations of a new type which is based on mutual benefit and equality”, – said the Chairman of the PRC.
“In China they say: when you drink water, do not forget about the man who dug the well. We will not forget the help of great and friendly neighbor. The economic agenda included such issues as the creation of joint direct investments Fund, the construction of roads in Bishkek and Osh, the creation in Kyrgyzstan of a diversified agro-industrial Park. Of the digitization of our country, we also received a positive response,” – said Jeenbekov.
The leaders discussed plans and went to the most enjoyable part of the meeting. Jeenbekov presented the Chinese leader of one of the highest state awards of the Kyrgyz Republic – order of “Manas” of the first degree. As the President noted, “for contribution to strengthening the cooperation and support of the Republic.”
“The President Jeenbekov handed me the order of “Manas” and it clearly shows deep sympathy for the Kyrgyz people against the Chinese. I truly value and ready together with the President Jeenbekov to make efforts to deepen cooperation,” said XI.
China will implement more large-scale projects, said the leader of China. State – the highest form of the visit, so the results are so significant.