The first constitutive meeting of the Bulgarian - Uzbekistan Business Council was held at the Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI).
The event was opened by Georgi Stoev, Deputy Chairman of the Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, who wished success to the new initiative and underlined the important role of the Joint Council to strengthen Bulgaria's business relations and economic cooperation with Uzbekistan.
The founding meeting was led by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Toshko Krastev, Chairman of the Friendship Association between Bulgaria and Uzbekistan.
Statute was voted during the meeting and a new Council board was chosen. Krassimir Martinov was elected аs а Chairman of the Bulgarian-Uzbek Business Council, and Jorj Ketchedjiev as Secretary.
Members of the club council were also elected to the new organization.