ECO leaders urge for regional financial cooperation, connectivity

Addressing the 13th ECO Summit, leaders stated promotion of connectivity will assist growth and prosperity in Asia.
The taking part Heads of States and Governments have permitted the Islamabad declaration of the 13th ECO Summit.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani’s handle to ECO Summit
In his speech on the 13th ECO Summit, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani stated with extra understanding among the many heads of State and Governments, we’d be capable of take longer strides in advancing the programmes and actions of the Group.
He stated ECO can play a significant function in constructing the way forward for financial system of our area and for this to occur, he stated the ECO wants restructuring.
He stated 21st century is the period of rising financial system of Asia. He stated financial actions are transferring from the West to East.
He stated we’ve got to attach ECO nations by way of highways. He stated promotion of connectivity will assist growth and prosperity in Asia.
Hassan Rouhani stated Iran is able to play its function in solidifying the Financial Cooperation Group.
He stated the holding of 13th ECO Summit in Pakistan is an efficient omen and it’ll assist implement lengthy phrases plans of the Group.
Sooronbay Jeenbekov’s handle to ECO Summit
Prime Minister of Kyrgyz Republic Sooronbay Jeenbekov has stated that ECO will make speedy progress to reap advantages of mutual financial cooperation underneath the management of Pakistan.
He laid nice emphasis on the cooperation in various sectors together with commerce, transport, agriculture, financial system, tourism, science and expertise.
Sooronbay Jeenbekov stated that collective and joint method of the ECO member states will make the group a vibrant platform for mutual cooperation and convey growth and prosperity to the area.
Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Bakytzhan Sagintayev’s handle to ECO Summit
Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Bakytzhan Sagintayev stated ECO has advanced right into a multilateral platform to facilitate growth of the area.
He stated the group ought to give precedence to communication and infrastructure initiatives. He stated Kazakhstan can be implementing enormous initiatives that may hyperlink the nation with Europe and the Chinese language undertaking of One Belt One Street.
The Kazakh President additionally referred to as for attaching extra significance to power safety within the area.
He invited members states to take part in a world science expo being held in his nation this yr.
Turkmenistan President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow’s handle to ECO Summit
Turkmenistan President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow has stated ECO is a vital for constructive dialogue amongst member states. He stated ECO has set the route of growth of the member states.
He sid ECO has important potential for increasing partnership significantly in very important points together with safety.
He careworn the necessity for cooperation amongst member states in power. He stated Turkemnistan’s power technique is multi-directional.
Turkmenistan President stated development work on Turkemnistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India fuel pipeline has been began and implementation of this undertaking is being realised with the participation of ECO member states.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s handle to ECO Summit
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has referred to as for early completion of reforms in ECO, strengthening of human useful resource of ECO Secretariat and a evolution of a mechanism for possession of initiatives.
He laid stress on cooperation in power and stated his nation would assist all initiatives geared toward realization of this goal.
The Turkish President additionally underscored the necessity for larger cooperation in agriculture, setting and tourism.
He stated Turkey is implementing a variety of huge infrastructure initiatives that may hyperlink the nation with neighbouring nations and areas by way of rail, roads, sea and air. This contains development of the world’s largest airport in Istanbul.
Recep Tayyip Erdogan additionally urged the necessity for decision of political disputes and joint efforts to sort out the menace of terrorism.
Azerbaijan President Ilham Aliyev’s handle to ECO Summit
Addressing the Summit, Azerbaijan President Ilham Aliyev laid particular emphasis on mutual cooperation among the many ECO nations within the area of infrastructure, connectivity, and transportation for the event and the progress of the area.
He additionally condemned the rising Islmophobia and made it clear that Islam is a faith of peace and it shouldn’t be linked with terrorism.
President Ilham Aliyev thanked Pakistan for its assist on the difficulty of Nagorno-Karabakh.
 
Secretary Common Halil Ibrahim’s handle to ECO Summit
Addressing the Summit, Secretary Common Halil Ibrahim congratulated Prime Minister on his election as Chairman of the Summit and hoped that underneath his ready management, the ECO will make additional progress.
He stated the Summit is of prime significance for ECO to evaluation its efficiency and for steering for future endeavours of the Group.
Highlighting general profile of the ECO, Halil Ibrahim stated the inhabitants of ECO area has reached 471 million and its GDP has cross one trillion {dollars}. He stated intra-trade of the area has improved to eight.7 p.c in 2015 to five.three p.c in 2000. He identified that ECO continues to implement programmes and plans determined by its resolution making our bodies. He stated commerce, transport and power are the core areas being targeted by the Group.
The ECO Secretary Common stated particular emphasis has been given to Corridors which can present entry to the ECO landlocked nations. He stated tourism has been prioritized as precedence space within the ECO Imaginative and prescient. He stated course of is happening to advertise tourism actions within the area. He stated ECO has signed forty-five MOUs and Agreements with the UN System and different regional and worldwide organizations in several fields.
He stated ECO has additionally developed its exterior relations with different Organizations like UN and OIC.
President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon’s handle at ECO Summit
President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon stated commerce, funding and efficient use of power sources represent key parts of regional cooperation.
He stated ECO member states ought to pay larger consideration to implementation of joint infrastructure initiatives to facilitate connectivity of transport and power networks within the area. He stated actions of the ECO ought to assist promote socio-economic growth, poverty discount and enchancment in residing requirements within the member states.
The Tajik President additionally emphasised the necessity for growing highway and sea routes by way of institution of transport corridors.
He expressed the boldness that implementation of the excessive voltage energy transmission line CASA-1000, acknowledged to be the primary ever power undertaking between South and Central Asian areas, would assist understand the target of shared progress.
Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan, Sooronbay Jeenbekov’s handle at ECO Summit
Addressing the Summit, Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan, Sooronbay Jeenbekov stated that ECO will make speedy progress to reap advantages of mutual financial cooperation underneath the management of Pakistan.
He laid nice emphasis on the cooperation in various sectors together with commerce, transport, agriculture, financial system, tourism, science and expertise.
Sooronbay Jeenbekov stated that collective and joint method of the ECO member states will make the group a vibrant platform for mutual cooperation and convey growth and prosperity to the area.
Deputy Prime Minister of Uzbekistan Ulugbak Rozukulov’s handle on the Summit
Deputy Prime Minister of Uzbekistan Ulugbak Rozukulov proposed joint initiatives in transport, power and communication sectors.
He additionally proposed intensified collaboration in agriculture sector geared toward reaching meals safety.
He stated Uzbekistan is engaged on a variety of infrastructure growth initiatives in collaboration with different neighbouring nations together with Uzbekistan-Turkmenistan-Iran-Oman hall.
The Deputy Prime Minister of Uzbekistan stated peace within the area was pre-requisite for sustainable progress and growth.
President of Turkish Northern Cyprus Mustafa Akinci’s handle at Summit
Talking as observer, President of Turkish Northern Cyprus Mustafa Akinci stated Northern Cyprus desires to contribute extra successfully to ECO’s work.
He stated they wish to have interaction in sturdy financial, cultural and social interplay with the ECO member states. He sought assist of member nations within the fields of upper training and tourism.
He stated they genuinely wish to discover a complete resolution of the Cyrpus problem and hope the opposite facet would reciprocate this gesture.
Representatives of Turkish Council and Worldwide Vitality Constitution stated peace and safety have been crucial for progress and growth.
Afghanistan Ambassador to Pakistan Omar Zakhilwal’s handle at Summit
Addressing the Summit, Afghanistan Ambassador to Pakistan Omar Zakhilwal reiterated that his nation is dedicated to the realisation of goals and goals of ECO.
He stated peace and stability is critical in member states to advertise regional connectivity. He careworn the necessity for utilisation of reginal sources for the advantages of all of the members states.
He stated we are able to meet the challenges of poverty and different challenges by way of implementing a joint technique.
The Afghan Envoy expressed gratitude to all of the leaders within the Summit for expressing assist for the war-ravaged Afghanistan. He hoped that underneath the chairmanship of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, the ECO can be pushed to the brand new heights and prolonged full assist on behalf of Afghanistan.
UN Secretary Common’s particular consultant’s handle at Summit
The UN Secretary Common’s particular consultant stated the World Physique is working with ECO members in several fields together with growth, peace and human sources.
He stated the UN stands able to assist ECO agenda. He stated ECO member states ought to share their sources for financial growth of the area.
Govt Vice Overseas Minister of China Yesui Zhang handle at Summit
Talking as Particular visitor, Govt Vice Overseas Minister of China Yesui Zhang stated elevated regional cooperation within the fields of commerce, funding, infrastructure, power, and different areas will convey growth and prosperity to the area.
He urged the ECO nations to step up strategic communication and cooperation for larger and indepth regional cooperation. He stated ECO nations have pleasant ties with China by way of cultural linkages, proximity, and previous China Silk Street.
Yesui Zhang stated ECO cooperation will assist promote China’s initiative of belt and highway cooperation for larger regional integration, growth, and prosperity.

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