Bishkek, June 19 / Kabar /. Governor of Osh oblast Taalaibek Sarybashov met with US Ambassador to Kyrgyzstan Sheila Gwaltney on June 15, the press service of Osh governor reported.
During the meeting the governor said that the United States was one of the first to recognize the independence of Kyrgyzstan and offered a helping hand.
"There is fruitful cooperation between our countries, I would especially like to stress the activities of USAID in the field of agriculture, which is bearing fruit. We are interested in strengthening cooperation, especially in such areas as education, tourism and processing industry. If there are entrepreneurs who want to invest in our region, then we are ready to provide all-round support. We provide free consulting assistance to businessmen. Our doors are always open for you, and we are ready for cooperation," Sarybashov said.
In turn, the US Ambassador thanked the governor for the warm welcome and said that when she climbed Sulaiman-Too mountain, she was struck by the beauty, nature of Kyrgyzstan.
"Now I am also delighted that Kyrgyzstan is developing. We want Kyrgyzstan always be a country that is developing in the way of democracy. Also, on behalf of President Donald Trump, I want to convey the words of condolences to your people and the Kyrgyz leader in connection with the death of people as a result of recent natural disasters in Uzgen region. I hope that bilateral relations between our countries will grow stronger and develop, " said Gwaltney.