Monday, 27, June, 2022

National

Interior Minister of Uzbekistan, Major General Abdusalom Azizov met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States to Uzbekistan Pamela Spratlen.

Uzbekistan defeated  Kyrgyzstan 5-0 in friendly match behind closed doors last Friday at Bunyodkor stadium. The score was opened by Sardor Rashidov 9 minutes into the game, Igor Sergeev doubled the lead in the 43th minute. The remaining three goals were scored in the last 10 minutes of the game, Mirzaev (84), Masharipov (90 + 2) and Geinrich (90 + 4, penalty).

President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev yesterday received the Secretary General of the UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Taleb Rifai in Samarkand, UzA reported.

Umidjan Salimov has been appointed as chairman of the board of UzAvtoSanoat, the company said.   Before, from April 2017, he worked as Deputy Chairman of the Board of UzAvtoSanoat for technical policy and localization.

Uzbek Senate at the 11th plenary meeting on August 25 approved Alisher Agzamkhodzhaev as the new Ambassador of Uzbekistan to Turkey. Since July, 2017 Alisher Agzamkhodzhaev served as the head of the Department for Cooperation with CIS countries,  the Uzbek Foreign Ministry.

Uzbek Senate at the 11th plenary meeting on Thursday passed the Protection Of Children From Harmful Content  Bill.

The Uzbek Senate at its 11th plenary meeting on Friday approved the decision to rename the city of Toytepa to Nurafshon, UzA reported.

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev today signed a decree on celebration of Kurban Khayit (Eid al-Adha) on September 1 (Friday), the Presidency website reported.

Victor Chub retired from the post of Director General of the Center for hydrometeorological services (UzHydroMet) within the Ministry for emergency situations.

The Ministry of Health of Uzbekistan has developed a draft organs, tissues and (or) human cells transplantation bill. The document is published on the portal for discussion of normative legal acts.

Ulugbek Rozukulov has been appointed as director general of the flagship airline Uzbekistan Airways, replacing Valeriy Tyan, a source in the government said.

The Government of Uzbekistan strictly forbade the use of child labor for cotton harvesting in 2017, as well as the forced labor of employees of healthcare and education organizations.

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev today hosted the first deputy chairman of the Russian Government Igor Shuvalov, the Presidency website said.

A new ministry of preschool education will be created in Uzbekistan, the minister of public education Ulugbek Inoyatov said at a meeting of the International Press Club on Wednesday.

President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev, by his August 23 decree dismissed Ulugbek Rozukulov from the post of deputy prime minister - chairman of the board of UzAvtoSanoat - head of the complex for development of foreign economic activity, export potential, machine building, automotive and electrical industries, standardization of products “due to his moving to another position”.

Today at the Uzbek Foreign Ministry was held a meeting with a Kazakhstan delegation who arrived today in Uzbekistan and led by the Vice-Minister for investments and development Yerlan Khairov.

The UN welcomed the news that former UN employee Erkin Musaev has been released by the Uzbek authorities, 11 years after he was arrested at Tashkent airport while travelling to a regional seminar. Musaev, who was the country manager of a joint UNDP-European Union programme, was tried on three separate charges in 2006 and 2007 receiving sentences of 15, 6 and 4 years respectively.

Uzbek Foreign Minister Abdulaziz Kamilov yesterday met with State Minister for External Affairs of India Mubashar Jawed Akbar in New Dehli.

Today, at Uzbek Foreign Ministry was held a meeting with a delegation of the Federation Council of Russia led by Deputy Chairman Ilyas Umakhanov, the Foreign Ministry said in a statement.

A plan of military cooperation between Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan was signed on Saturday in Tashkent during the visit of the Kazakh Defense Minister Saken Zhasuzakov.