Sunday, 24, September, 2023


On the evening of August 29, Uzbekistan Airways received the delivery of the third medium-haul Airbus A320neo aircraft this year. The plane arrived in Tashkent from Kuala Lumpur, and was leased to Uzbekistan Airways by China Aircraft Leasing Group (CALC). This is the first agreement for CALC in the Central Asian region.

The FBI is investigating more than a dozen migrants from Uzbekistan and other countries allowed into the US after they sought asylum at the southern border with Mexico earlier this year, a scramble set off when US intelligence officials found that the migrants traveled with the help of a smuggler with ties to ISIS, according to multiple US officials.

On August 30, the president Shavkat Mirziyoyev hosted the Chairman of BOD of ACWA Power, Mohammad A. Abunayyan, the presidential press service said.

Director of the department of cooperation with EU countries and institutions of the Foreign Ministry, Oybek Shakhavdinov hosted the UK’s ambassador Timothy Smart, Dunyo said.

Deputy Minister of Investments, Industry and Trade of Uzbekistan Oybek Hamroev hosted Mohamed Bou-Zeid, Business Development Director of Vision Industries of Saudi Arabia and explored the ways to implement joint projects in the field of production of components for wind energy systems.

Equipment was brought as part of Japan's SATREPS-2020 program for research on the cultivation of drought-resistant plants in the Aral region.

Ambassador of Romania to Uzbekistan, Mr. Daniel Cristian Ciobanu, attended the Annual Meeting of Romanian Diplomacy, held on August 29-30, 2023 in Bucharest.

Zhangjiakou, a city known for hosting the 2022 Winter Olympics in north China's Hebei Province, launched cargo train services to Central Asia on Tuesday.

Officers of the National Central Bureau of Interpol of the Interior Ministry brought a criminal from the capital of Nicaragua, who committed a significant fraud in his homeland.

Above-ground and underground lines have now been connected into a ring. The president Mirziyoyev took a ride in a subway car along the new line.

Uzbekistan, Pakistan and Tajikistan are working on establishing customs information exchange. Agreements between the single window systems of the countries are due to be entered into by the end of the year. By then, the work on establishing online document exchange with China will be completed.

Administrative and criminal liability will be established for theft of cash from a bank card, announced the MP of Legislative Chamber Zukhra Shodiyeva.

Uzbek firms have agreed with the Afghanistan authorities on the supply of medicines and vitamins to Afghanistan, the Uzbek Agency for the Development of the Pharmaceutical Industry said.

Meeting was held at the Foreign Labor Migration Agency with Junichi Nakamura, rector of Takarazuka Medical and Health University.

Due to expected heavy rains in the foothills and mountainous areas of Uzbekistan, mudflows are expected on Wednesday and Thursday, the press service of Uzhydromet said.

Over the past period, teachers' salaries have increased by an average of 2.5 times, said Shavkat Mirziyoyev at the government meeting on Monday.

On August 25-26, Minister of Energy Zhurabek Mirzamakhmudov attended a meeting of officials of the energy and water management authorities of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan in Astana, the Ministry of Energy of Kazakhstan said.

On August 26-27, a delegation led by the Minister of Transport Ilhom Makhkamov and President’s Envoy for Afghanistan Ismatulla Ergashev visited Afghanistan.

On August 28, 2023, Mr. Hatori Takashi, Ambassador of Japan to the Republic of Uzbekistan, took part in the ceremony of providing medical equipment to the Family Polyclinic No.17 of Olmazor District of Tashkent City within the framework of the grant program "Japan’s Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects".

Cable car was launched on August 25In the Zomin tourist and recreational zone in Zomin district of Jizzakh province, a. The 133.3 billion soums (US$ 11 million) project was implemented with Swiss Bartolet, the press service of the Committee for Tourism said.