Sunday, 16, December, 2018

National

The EU Special Representative for Central Asia, Ambassador Peter Burian will visit Uzbekistan on April 26-28, 2017, according to the EU delegation in Uzbekistan.

Public Procurement Bill has been drafted in Uzbekistan. The draft was published on the legal acts discussion portal.

A delegation of the State of Palestine, headed by Deputy Foreign Minister Mazen Shamiyah, arrived today in Tashkent to discuss bilateral ties, as well as international issues.

Part of the gas supply infrastructure in Tashkent and the provinces will be handed over for trust management to private entities for operation of gas distribution network and gas retailing. This is provided for by the April 20 Presidential Decree.

On April 25, the Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu will arrive in Uzbekistan on an official visit.As the press service of the Uzbek Foreign Ministry said, during the visit Mevlut Cavusoglu will meet with President Shavkat Mirziyoyev.

On April 22, 2017 the President Shavkat Mirziyoyev in order to inspect ongoing construction works and get acquainted with socio-economic development, the activities of schools and makhallas (neighbourhoods) visited Tashkent’s Olmazor district.

The Committee for Nature Protection has been converted into a Committee for Ecology and Environmental Protection. The decree was signed by the President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev, Akhborot on the "Uzbekistan" TV channel said.

The President of Uzbekistan by his April 20 decree appointed Ravshan Ayyubovich Gulyamov as chairman of the newly created Privatized Enterprises Assistance and Competition Development Committee, the committee's website said in a statement.

On April 21, the Uzbek Foreign Minister, Abdulaziz Kamilov, who is taking part in the meeting of the SCO Council of Foreign Ministers in Astana, held talks with the Chinese Foreign Minister, Wang Yi.

Uzbekistan Railways announced train fares cut and the launch of regular morning, afternoon and evening high-speed train services in Tashkent-Andijan-Tashkent, Urgench-Andijan-Urgench, Bukhara-Andijan-Bukhara routes.