Thursday, 20, June, 2024

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The procedure for expanding the network of cinemas was approved by the president’s Measures to elevate the cinema and film industry to a qualitatively new level and to further improve the system of state support to the industry Decree.

The localization program will allow Uzbekistan before the year-end to organize the production of import-substituting products worth over US$ 3 billion and increase exports by US$ 1 billion, said the Deputy PM/Minister of Investments and Foreign Trade Sardor Umurzakov at the opening of the international industrial exhibition INNOPROM in Tashkent on April 5.

The president signed the Measures to further improve the system of governance in the fields of tourism, sports and cultural heritage Decree establishing the Cultural Heritage Agency was under the Ministry of Tourism and Sports.

Uzbekistan has become "the first and only country to successfully launch mandatory digital labeling of beer in the CIS countries," the State Tax Committee said.

Uzbekistan GTL plant is planned to be commissioned in August in the Kashkadarya province, the Uzbekneftegaz’s stand at the INNOPROM exhibition noted.

Artak Kamalyan, the Minister of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) for Industry and Agroindustrial Complex, said that documents on Uzbekistan's interaction with the EAEU are almost ready.

The Samarkand province department (SPD) commented on the video footage that appeared on social networks with a flock of sheep near the Nurabad district mayor’s office. The SPD reported that the incident took place on April 6 at approximately 16:00.

On April 6, the President Shavkat Mirziyoyev hosted a delegation from the National Assembly of the Republic of Korea led by Speaker of the National Assembly Park Byeong-seug, the presidential press service said.

The President was signed a decree merging the Ministry of Sports and the Tourism Development Committee into the Ministry of Tourism and Sports.

On April 6, the Chair of the Senate Tanzila Narbaeva met with the Speaker of the National Assembly of the Republic of Korea Park Byeong-seog.

A delegation led by the Deputy Director of Strategy, Plans and Policy in U.S. Central Command, Brigadier General Duke A. Pirak landed in Uzbekistan, the Department of Information and Mass Communications of the Ministry of Defense of Uzbekistan said.

The Committee of the Senate on Defense and Security is reviewing the Bill amending certain regulations due to improving the weapons related legislation, the upper house of parliament reported.

The Russian retail chain - Magnit will open a representative office in Uzbekistan, announced Ekaterina Lobanova, director for commercial purchases and own production of PJSC Magnit at INNOPROM industrial exhibition in Tashkent.

Female prosecutor was appointed in Nurabad district of Samarkand province. According to the publication Khalq So’zi, as per the relevant order of the Prosecutor General, Norsuluv Soyipova became the prosecutor of Nurabad district.

On April 6, President Shavkat Mirziyoyev hosted a delegation of the Russian Minister of Industry and Trade Denis Manturov, who is in Tashkent to attend the Innoprom international industrial exhibition, the presidential press service said.

A trilateral agreement between the Tashkent city mayor’s office, the Russian corporation VEB.RF and the Russian Export Center (REC) was signed within the framework of the international exhibition INNOPROM, the VEB.RF said.

The Progress in International Reading Literacy Study (PIRLS) is being held among fourth grade pupils in Uzbekistan's schools from April 5 to 14, the State Authority for Supervision of Education Quality said.

Information surfaced on the Internet on April 1, according to which 41-year-old A.B. reportedly died of injuries at Yunusabad district police department.

On April 5, the President Shavkat Mirziyoyev hosted the visiting Foreign Minister of Iran, Muhammad Javad Zarif, the presidential press service said.

The Tashkent Metro and VEB.RF Corporation have signed a loan agreement for the supply of 10 metro trains produced by Russian Transmashholding, the VEB.RF said.