During his trip to Namangan province Shavkat Mirziyoyev chaired a meeting with local authorities, ministers, heads of agencies and other officials in Norin district Wednesday.
According to a source, the president highlighted the urgency of creating jobs and pointed to the need to develop silk and fish breeding and other trades in Namangan. Particularly, he said that those who breed silk worm for a month should be paid one-year salary. Thus, one million jobs will be created in the silk industry.
The President also said that a new Hyundai automobile plant will be launched in Namangan province.
"The largest car plant in the region will be built in Namangan. What I can tell you now that this will be Hyundai brand. Just do not yet blow trumpet about it to Andijan people!" Shavkat Mirziyoev joked.