Saturday, 15, December, 2018

National

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev yesterday hosted the Under-Secretary General of the United Nations/Director General of the UN Office in Geneva, Michael Møller, the presidential press service said.

Uzbek Foreign Minister Abdulaziz Kamilov yesterday met with the Commissioner in charge of International cooperation and Development Neven Mimica in Brussels.

Medical staff in Syrdarya and Samarkand provinces took oaths, promising  work honestly for the sake of the country's development.

The fifth round of the Uzbek-Swiss political consultations were held yesterday in Bern. The Uzbek delegation was led by Deputy Foreign Minister Dilshod Akhatov, the Uzbek Foreign Ministry said.

Uzbekistan delegation headed by Foreign Minister Abdulaziz Kamilov will visit Brussels on a working visit between November 21-24.

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev hosted delegation of the US Congress led by Congressman Trent Kelly, the presidential press service said.

The Uzbek Ambassador in Kabul, Yodgorhuja Shadmanov handed over 25 buses to the Ministry of Higher Education of Afghanistan on behalf of the Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev, the Foreign Ministry said.

Ceremonies took place across Syrdarya province last week, where farmers of the province took oaths, the local Sirdaryo Haqiqati (transl. The Truth of Syrdarya) newspaper reported.

A group of members of the US House of Representatives led by the co-chairs of the newly established Congressional Uzbekistan Caucus, Trent Kelly and Vicente Gonsalez are visiting Uzbekistan, the Uzbek Foreign Ministry said.

The Ministry of Preschool Education (MPSE), the World Bank and the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) co-organized an international conference on the relevance of innovative learning environment for children’s holistic development in Uzbekistan’s preschools.