President Shavkat Mirziyoyev on February 22, 2017 signed a decree "On granting citizenship of the Republic of Uzbekistan". The decree has satisfied the applications and granted citizenship to 94 people.
On February 20, 2017 the Competition Committee of Uzbekistan hosted a meeting between the chairman Davron Khidoyatov and the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Turkey, Ahmet Başar Şen.
On February 22 at the Ministry of Development of Information Technologies and Communications was held a meeting with the Ambassador of Latvia to Uzbekistan, E. Bondars.
On February 22, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Uzbekistan, Abdulaziz Kamilov received the new head of the Regional Office for Central Asia of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), Jean-Jerome Casabianca. a statement of the press service of the Foreign Ministry said.
Starting from June 1, 2017, Uzbekistan’s Supreme Court and the Supreme Economic Court will be merged into one supreme judicial authority for civil, criminal, administrative and economic justice - the Supreme Court of Uzbekistan.
On 17 February Ambassador to Uzbekistan, Mr Chris Allan, hosted a press conference devoted to the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the UK and Uzbekistan.
Regular flights between Dushanbe and Tashkent were supposed to be launched on February 20, following earlier agreements between aviation authorities of the two countries.
Alisher Shadmanov has been appointed as new Health Minister of Uzbekistan, it said in a statement of the Health Ministry.
On February 20, at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Uzbekistan was held a meeting with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation, Vladimir Tyurdenev.
On February 15 the Deputy Prime Minister of Uzbekistan, Adkham Ikramov held a meeting with the Vice Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan, Zhenish Razakov in Fergana, a statement of the Kyrgyz government website said.