Saturday, 20, October, 2018

National

In July-August of 2018, the National Scientific Center for Employment under the Ministry of Employment conducted a sociological study, the center reported.

According to the October 4 presidential decree, information technologies will be introduced in the Uzbekistan elections, the Foreign Ministry said.

The Ministries of Internal Affairs of Uzbekistan and Azerbaijan signed a protocol on cooperation in the law enforcement and on the fight against crime for 2019-2020, the Uzbek Interior Ministry said in a statement.

Uzbekistan and India may create technology parks for software and innovative products. Uzbekistan is repoterdly planning to cooperate with the Indian Software Technology Parks of India (STPI) to set up platforms for the development of software products.

Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan are actively working on creation of the “Central Asian Schengen zone”, an area foreigners could visit on a single visa.

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev chaired a meeting on Wednesday on the state of affairs in the energy sector, the presidential press service said.

Gulnara Karimova, the elder daughter of the late President Islam Karimov, is currently in Uzbekistan and is serving her 5-year sentence, a source in the government said.

Komil Allamjonov has been sacked as deputy chief of the presidential administration — press secretary to the President of Uzbekistan, a source in the presidential administration said, with reasons for firing not known.

First Deputy Interior Minister of Uzbekistan, Major-General Davron Nazarmuhamedov hosted the Vice President of Interpol Major-General Alexander Prokopchuk and the representative of the Russian Ministry of Internal Affairs in Uzbekistan Eugenie Fedotov, the Uzbek interior ministry said.

Rakhmonbek Usmanov, who served as Tashkent city mayor from 2011 to April, 2018, has been appointed as the Tashkent's Yunusabad district mayor, the mayor's office said.