Thursday, 20, June, 2019

National

The First Deputy Chairman of the Senate, Sodiq Safoev believes that the authorities should step up the economic liberalization in Uzbekistan. At the same time, he noted that there are still many people in the government who are reluctunt to let go the government's grip over the economy.

At a meeting of the Uzbek-Russian intergovernmental commission on labor migration in Krasnoyarsk, Uzbekistan requested to extend the timeline for registration of its citizens in Russia - from 7 to 15 days from the date of arrival.

The Uzbek Interior Ministry has published the draft Rallies, Assemblies and Demonstrations of Citizens Bill for public consultation until June 27.

At the headquarters of the World Tourism Organization of the United Nations (UNWTO), the Uzbek Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of to Spain J. Ganiyev presented to the UNWTO Secretary General Z. Pololikashvili his credentials on accreditation as Uzbekistan’s Permanent Representative. 

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev will visit Japan in autumn, the Uzbek Deputy Foreign Minister Ilkhom Nematov told Sputnik.

The Ministry of Public Education (MPE) will buy 2,859 computer classes for secondary schools. The computers supply deal was awarded to the South Korean company KT, as part of the project "Further development of ICTs in school education." The project is funded by a US$ 33 million worth of a loan from the Export-Import Bank (Eximbank) of the Republic of Korea.

On June 13-14, Shavkat Mirziyoyev will visit Kyrgyzstan to attend the 19th Summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), Kyrgyz media reported.

A U.S. Department of Treasury delegation led by William McDonald, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Technical Assistance Policy will visit Uzbekistan in the period of June 11-17, Xalq So’zi (People's Word) newspaper reported.

On June 15, the President of Uzbekistan will attend the Fifth Summit of the Conference on Interaction and Confidence Building Measures in Asia (CICA) in Dushanbe.

Draft presidential Measures To Apply and Implement in Uzbekistan of Regulatory Documents In the Field of Atomic Energy Use of the Russian Federation Decree” has been posted for public consultation.