Sunday, 04, December, 2022


During the visit of the Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan to Uzbekistan, the two countries reached agreement on holding joint military exercises, the Uzbek Foreign Ministry reported.

Uzbekistan intends to open consulates in Kazan, Rostov-on-Don, Vladivostok and Yekaterinburg in 2018, the Uzbek Ambassador to Russia Bahrom Ashrafhonov told Xalq So’zi (transl. People’s Word) newspaper.

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev visited the Baraka Meva Sanoat Service company in Chust District, the presidential press service.

The first ever Government Hour (equiv. of Question Time) in the history of the Uzbek parliament was held in the Legislative Chamber Tuesday. It addressed the issues of providing the public with clean drinking water and its rational use, as well as providing affordable and quality medicines to the population and medical institutions.

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev arrived in Namangan province, the President’s press service said. Having visited the province in July 2017, the President set goals aimed at developing the province, creating jobs, construction of social facilities and developing the agriculture.

Uzbek Ministry of Employment and Labor and the Turkish Ministry of Labor and Social Security signed an agreement on protection of the rights of migrant workers and members of their families of the two countries, the Uzbek Ministry of Labor reported.

SkyPower Global will invest US$1.3 billion for solar energy projects in Uzbekistan. President Shavkat Mirziyoyev signed the additional Measures to Implement Solar Energy Projects Decree Saturday.

The Presidents of Uzbekistan and Turkey arrived in Bukhara city today, where they visited the city sights Poi Kalyan complex, the Presidential press service said. The two leaders accompanied by the first ladies visited the Poi Kalyan complex and the Kalyan mosque, and also familiarized themselves with the activities of the Islamic school in Mir Arab madrasah.

Kabul Berdiyev has been appointed chief of the Civil Protection Institute under the Ministry of Emergency Situations, replacing Zafar Turaev, who returned to the post of deputy chief of the institute, the ministry reported.

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev, addressed the Uzbekistan-Turkey Business Forum held as part of the state visit of the Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, who was also present in the forum, to Uzbekistan.

Uzbek President Mirziyoyev and Turkish President Erdoğan made press statements at the Kuksaroy residence in the capital Tashkent after bilateral talks between the delegations. Before the event, the heads of state signed a Joint Declaration aimed at improving the Uzbekistan-Turkey ties.

Following the welcome ceremony at Kuksaray residence, Mirziyoyev and Erdoğan met in tête-à-tête, which lasted for about 2 hours.

The off-budgetary pension fund under the Ministry of Finance of Uzbekistan has posted for public discussion the draft Uzbekistan’s Pension System Reforming Concept.

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan last evening arrived in Uzbekistan on a state visit. According to UzA at the Islam Karimov airport the Turkish leader was welcomed by the Uzbek PM Aripov.

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev yesterday hosted the Pakistan delegation led by Army Chief of Staff, General Qamar Javed Bajwa, the presidential press service reported.

Uzbekistan and Turkey will sign various area interstate, intergovernmental and interdepartmental accords, as well as a number of investment deals as part of the Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s visit to Tashkent on 29 April-1 May 2018, the Uzbek Foreign Ministry said in a statement.

Uzbek Foreign Minister Abdulaziz Kamilov today met with the Chief of Army Staff (COAS) of Pakistan General Qamar Javed Bajwa, the ministry said.

At today’s extraordinary session of the Tashkent City Council of Deputies chaired by the PM Aripov, the Akfa Group CEO and founder, Jahongir Ortiqhojaev was named as interim Tashkent city mayor replacing Rahmonbek Usmanov who had served as since 2012.

Rahmonbek Usmanov has been dismissed from the post of the Tashkent city mayor, a source in the presidential office said.

Thanks to the Emergency Medical Services Project better trained and managed medical personnel in hospitals across Uzbekistan will be appropriately equipped to help millions of people impacted by accidents and medical emergencies.