Thursday, 20, June, 2019

National

The Tashkent province governor Gulomjon Ibragimov left his job due to his being moved to another role, the presidential press service said.

The biggest problem is that the Uzbekistan education system cannot provide the labor market with qualified specialists, the Labor Minister Sherzod Kudbiyev said today at a press briefing.

The newly-made roof of the international arrivals terminal of the Islam Karimov Airport was clearly not impervious to heavy rain on Monday evening.

Ahead of the Eid al Fitr, the President Shavkat Mirziyoyev signed the Pardoning A Group of Persons Serving Sentences, Who Have Sincerely Repented Their Deed Decree, a source in the government said.

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev at a meeting in Tashkent province proposed dividing the Tashkent province into two provinces, the province governor's office said.

The first meeting of the Joint Commission at the level of heads of government of Russia and Uzbekistan was held in Urgench on May 30,as per the decision of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev and the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin 2019.

To meet growing demand for employment in rural areas and improve food security, Uzbekistan needs to strengthen the role of the private sector in its economy by accelerating reforms, improving institutional framework, and exploring opportunities for regional integration in Central Asia, according to the 2019 Global Food Policy Report (GFPR) launched today by the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) at the International Conference on Agriculture, Food Security, and Nutrition in Central Asia in Tashkent.

President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev hosted the President of the European Council Donald Tusk. Shavkat Mirziyoyev, warmly welcoming the high guest, noted with satisfaction the enhanced political dialogue and productive cooperation with the European Union in the trade and economic, innovation, scientific, technical and cultural-humanitarian fields.

The area near the Lake Tuzkan of the Aydar-Arnasay lakes system in the Jizzakh province has been identified as the priority site for the nuclear power plant in Uzbekistan, Uzatom agency reported.

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev signed a decree on May 28 establishing new procedure for e-visas, the Committee for Tourism Development reported.