Monday, 18, June, 2018

National

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev signed Measures to Further Improve and Enhance Management of Household Waste Decree according to which Uzbekistan stores will charge for plastic bags from January 1, 2019.

President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev during his trip to Andijan province chaired a meeting in Ulugnor district Saturday. Highlights of his address to the meeting:

At a panel discussion at the National press club in Washington dedicated to the human rights situation in Uzbekistan, the deputy chairman of the Uzbek Senate Sodiq Safoev notably said:

President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev met with US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo in Washington Thursday. According to the press service of the President of Uzbekistan, the parties discussed the issues of further strengthening of bilateral relations, and considered issues of intensifying ties between the foreign ministries.

President Donald J. Trump hosted President Shavkat Miromonovich Mirziyoyev of Uzbekistan today, marking President Mirziyoyev’s historic first visit to the White House and ushering in a new era of strategic partnership between the United States and Uzbekistan.

Ahead of Mirziyoyev's visit, Javlon Vakhabov, Uzbekistan's ambassador to Washington, told a forum on the state of Uzbek affairs, "There is tremendous landmark change occurring in Uzbekistan, on human rights, good governance and the rule of law."

President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev today met with the President of the United States of America Donald Trump at the White House.

White & Case legal firm’s office hosted the signing ceremonies of agreements between Uzbekistan and the United States companies Tuesday:

The newly appointed Uzbek Ambassador to Malaysia Ravshan Usmanov today left Tashkent for Kuala Lumpur, the Foreign Ministry said in a statement.

The presidential aircraft carrying Shavkat Mirziyoyev made a technical stop in London, and seizing the opportunity the Uzbek leader met with UK Minister of State for Europe and the Americas Alan Duncan.