Sunday, 21, January, 2018

National

At 23:55 on Saturday UzbekNefteGaz announced that it has set common prices for gasoline for whole of Uzbekistan valid starting from Sunday, which is on average by one-third higher than the previous price.

The Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Thomas Shannon will visit Uzbekistan as part of his first visit to the Central Asian countries, October 24-29. 

The inflation rate in Uzbekistan in 9 months of this year was at 2.2%, the Economy Ministry and the Statistics Committee joint report released on Thursday said. 

The United Nations Development Programme and the National Centre for Human Rights (NCHR) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on cooperation on human rights. 

The foreign ministers of Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan have noted the recent positive dynamics of bilateral relations. 

On October 18 an army helicopter Mi-171 carrying out a schedule flight crashed in the Fergana region, killing 9 people. 

The VIII Congress of the Liberal Democratic Party of Uzbekistan (UzLiDeP) held in Tashkent on October 19 has nominated the member of the party’s political council - Shavkat Miromonovich Mirziyoyev as the party’s presidential candidate.

On October 18, the Foreign Minister of Uzbekistan Abdulaziz Kamilov met with his Turkish counterpart Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu, who arrived in Tashkent to attend the 43rd session of the Council of Foreign Ministers of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation. 

On October 17 the Foreign Minister of Uzbekistan Abdulaziz Kamilov met with his Afghan counterpart  Salahuddin Rabbani, who arrived in Tashkent to attend the 43rd meeting of the Council of Foreign Ministers of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation. 

Today the 43rd Meeting of the Council of Foreign Ministers of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation starts in Tashkent.