Wednesday, 04, October, 2023


The Foreign Minister Abdulaziz Kamilov had a telephone conversation with the UK Minister of State for Europe and the Americas  Christopher Pincher, the Foreign Ministry said.

Female teachers were forced to sweep school yard, while their male collegues were “asked” to perform repair works and to paint at the Tashkent’s school # 202 Tuesday, the Telegram From You channel said.

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is hosting ten popular international travel bloggers from August 8-18, 2019 to promote tourism in Central Asia.

In the evening of August 8, the President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev held a telephone conversation with the President of Kyrgyzstan Sooronbai Jeenbekov, the presidential press service said.

Turkey's Nurol Makina delıvered 24 Ejder Yalçın armored vehicles to the Uzbekistan Armed Forces, the Sabah reported. The armored vehicles will reportedly be used to protect the Uzbek-Afghan border.

Ranked 25th Uzbekistan is facing High Water Stress, says a new report that ranks countries and regions on their exposure to water stress, flood and drought risk.

Delegation of Taliban led by Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar arrived in Uzbekistan. The delegation was met at the airport by the Uzbek President’s special representative for Afghanistan, Ismatulla Irgashev.

The Extradition Treaty and the Treaty on legal assistance in civil, family and criminal matters between Uzbekistan and Afghanistan took effect on August 7, the Foreign Ministry said.

Uzbekistan Airways agreed to provide slots for the Egyptian low-cost airline Nile Air after the intervention of the Antimonopoly Committee (AMC).

The Uzbek Ambassador to Germany Nabijon Kasimov met with the State Secretary at the German Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure Guido Beermann, the Foreign Ministry said.

The UN Country Team in Uzbekistan welcomes the President’s Resolution on closing the prison in Jaslyk. This decision is in line with the long-standing recommendations of the UN Human Rights Mechanisms, including most recently at the 3rd UPR cycle (30th session of May 2018): “Close the Jaslyk prison colony, facilitate full and unhindered access for monitoring by the International Committee of the Red Cross, and ratify the Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture and other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment.”

Cooperation Action Plan between the Academy of the Armed Forces of Uzbekistan and the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) was signed on August 6, the Ministry of Defense said.

On August 6, Foreign Minister Abdulaziz Kamilov was hosted by the Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, the ministry said in a statement.

Tashkent city plans to deploy 40-strong tourist police, equipped with transport and uniforms, with currently 10 policemen dispatched to Tashkent tourist sites by September, the Tashkent city mayor’s office said.

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev signed a decree on celebration of Kurban Khayit (Eid al-Adha) on August 11 (Sunday), the Ministry of Justice said.

for the first time the Military Medical Relay Race is currently taking place at the Forish training ground in the Jizzakh province of Uzbekistan from August 4 to 17 as part of the Army International Army Games 2019, with military units from Armenia, Angola, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Vietnam, Russia, Zimbabwe, Kazakhstan, Myanmar, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan.

The first meeting of the Supreme Council for Strategic Partnership, chaired by the presidents of Uzbekistan and Turkey, will be held this year in Ankara. This was announced on August 5 at the first meeting of the Joint Strategy Planning Group, chaired by the Ministers of Foreign Affairs of Uzbekistan Abdulaziz Kamilov and Turkey Mevlut Cavushoglu, the Foreign Ministry said.

The Turakurgan thermal power plant (TPP) in the Namangan province launched the first gas turbine, the Ministry of Energy said.

The Tashkent Interdistrict Economic Court ruled to cancel the agreement between the Uzbekistan government bodies and the Turkish company Demir Group for reconstruction of the former Chorsu hotel due to default by the Turkish company to perform its obligations with the set timelines, the State Assets Management Agency said.

The First Deputy Foreign Minister Ilkhom Nematov met with Coordinator for U.S. Assistance to Europe, Eurasia, and Central Asia at the Department of State Jim Kulikowski.