The Uzbek Foreign Minister, Abdulaziz Kamilov received the Deputy Assistant Secretary for South and Central Asian Affairs, Daniel Rosenblum, who arrived in our country on a visit.
It is planned to introduce "mandatory community service" into the system of criminal penalties in Uzbekistan. Such an amendment was considered by the Legislative Chamber of Oliy Majlis on February 24 in the first reading, the Chamber’s press office said.
President Mirziyoyev has appointed the heads of the newly formed Ministry of Culture and the Committee for Sports. a statement of the Ministry of Culture said.
President Shavkat Mirziyoyev today in the morning departed for Kashkadarya province, where he has been inspecting the ongoing construction works, projects of new enterprises.
On 23 February, 2017 the President of Uzbekistan, Shavkat Mirziyoyev received the First Deputy Prime Minister of Kazakhstan, Askar Mamin, who arrived in our country to participate in the meeting of Uzbekistan-Kazakhstan intergovernmental commission on bilateral cooperation.
An explosion occurred on February 23 at 16:30 at ammonia refining facility located in FerghanaAzot plant of Fergana province when repair and installation works were taking place, a statement of the Emergency Situations Ministry said. There were fatalities confirmed, but their estimated number was not disclosed.
President of Uzbekistan, Shavkat Mirziyoyev in March will pay a state visit to Kazakhstan, this was announced during the 16th meeting of the Uzbekistan-Kazakhstan intergovernmental commission on bilateral cooperation, which started today in Tashkent.
On February 22, 2017 the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Uzbekistan, Abdulaziz Kamilov met with the First Deputy Chairman of the Executive Committee - Executive Secretary of the Commonwealth of Independent States, Viktor Guminskiy.
On February 22, 2017 at the Uzbek Foreign Ministry was held a meeting with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, Riaz Husain Bukhari.
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.