Sunday, 18, November, 2018

National

The Uzbek Senate at its 11th plenary meeting on Friday approved the decision to rename the city of Toytepa to Nurafshon, UzA reported.

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev today signed a decree on celebration of Kurban Khayit (Eid al-Adha) on September 1 (Friday), the Presidency website reported.

Victor Chub retired from the post of Director General of the Center for hydrometeorological services (UzHydroMet) within the Ministry for emergency situations.

The Ministry of Health of Uzbekistan has developed a draft organs, tissues and (or) human cells transplantation bill. The document is published on the portal for discussion of normative legal acts.

Ulugbek Rozukulov has been appointed as director general of the flagship airline Uzbekistan Airways, replacing Valeriy Tyan, a source in the government said.

The Government of Uzbekistan strictly forbade the use of child labor for cotton harvesting in 2017, as well as the forced labor of employees of healthcare and education organizations.

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev today hosted the first deputy chairman of the Russian Government Igor Shuvalov, the Presidency website said.

A new ministry of preschool education will be created in Uzbekistan, the minister of public education Ulugbek Inoyatov said at a meeting of the International Press Club on Wednesday.

President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev, by his August 23 decree dismissed Ulugbek Rozukulov from the post of deputy prime minister - chairman of the board of UzAvtoSanoat - head of the complex for development of foreign economic activity, export potential, machine building, automotive and electrical industries, standardization of products “due to his moving to another position”.

Today at the Uzbek Foreign Ministry was held a meeting with a Kazakhstan delegation who arrived today in Uzbekistan and led by the Vice-Minister for investments and development Yerlan Khairov.