DUSHANBE, 12 October (BelTA) – The official visit of Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko to Tajikistan is over. The airplane of the head of state took off from Dushanbe to Astana, BelTA has learned.
The Belarusian president will take part in the sixth summit of the Conference on Interaction and Confidence Building Measures in Asia (CICA) and a session of the CIS Heads of State Council in Astana on 13-14 October.
During his official visit to Tajikistan, the Belarusian head of state held talks with Tajikistan President Emomali Rahmon to discuss ways to intensify cooperation, primarily in trade and economy, as well as current and future projects.
Following the talks, Belarus and Tajikistan signed a cooperation development roadmap for the period until 2026 and a number of other landmark documents in various fields.
Aleksandr Lukashenko also met with Chairman of Majlisi Namoyandagon (the House of Representatives) of the Majlisi Oli (the Supreme Assembly) of Tajikistan Mahmadtoir Zokirzoda and Prime Minister Kokhir Rasulzoda.
Simultaneously with the visit of Aleksandr Lukashenko, the Tajikistan-Belarus business forum and the Made in Belarus exhibition of Belarusian equipment and products were held in Dushanbe. Belarusian enterprises signed contracts worth almost $50 million.