The legal base

In October 2015 Prime minister of Japan Shinzo Abe paid official visit to Uzbekistan. Following the official meetings, President Islam Karimov and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe signed a Joint Statement on deepening and expanding strategic partnership between Republic of Uzbekistan and Japan. Additionally there were signed a number of documents on the development of cooperation between the foreign ministries, financial institutions, as well as in the fields of energy, science and health and etc.