On 15 February, 2017 the President of Uzbekistan, Shavkat Mirziyoyev received the Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation, Dmitriy Kozak, who arrived in our country to participate in the regular meeting of the joint Intergovernmental Commission on Economic Cooperation.
Uzbekistan and Russia signed an Agreement on simplifying customs operations when moving goods and vehicles between the two countries.
President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev in early April, will make a state visit to Russia. This was reported in the framework of the 18th session of the Intergovernmental commission on economic cooperation between Uzbekistan and Russia, held on Wednesday in Tashkent.
Construction works of Urgench to Khiva rail road commenced on February 10, the website of the province governor’s office said. The project is being implemented pursuant to the President Shavkat Mirziyoev’s instruction during his visit to the province on 27-28 January.
On February 13, the Deputy Chairman of the Senate, Sodiq Safoev met with the delegation of the Assembly of People of Kazakhstan, headed by the deputy chairman of the Assembly, Yeraly Tugzhanov.
On February 13, at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Uzbekistan were held talks with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Sultanate of Oman, HE Mohammed bin Said bin Mohammed al-Lawati.
President Mirziyoyev in order to get acquainted with the socio-economic reforms and promising projects on February 10 departed for Surkhandarya province.
Tajikistan’s privately owned Somon Air conducted a test flight to Tashkent today.The airline is operating the test flight with a delegation of the Tajik civil aviation authorities on board.
President of Uzbekistan approved the feasibility study (FS) of the investment project "Construction of a new terminal at Tashkent international airport (Tashkent-4)."
Pursuant to the President’s instruction, the Health Ministry is in the process of taking measures to bring back to Uzbekistan the expatriate doctors employed abroad, Deputy Prime Minister, Health Minister Adkham Ikramov announced at the Feb 8 meeting with journalists.