Friday, 29, September, 2023


The Uzbekistan Vision 2030 Fund, also known as the "Ishonch Fund," has announced a commitment allocation of USD43.5 million to support a new UN joint programme aimed at significantly reducing preventable maternal and newborn deaths in Uzbekistan. One of the key goals of the new programme is to increase the survival rate of low-birth-weight babies from seventy-five percent to ninety percent.

Group of young people In Yazyavan district of Fergana province, moving along the main street in a wedding cortege, grossly violated the traffic rules, for which they were held accountable, the press service of the provincial police department reported.

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev, who is on a working visit to New York, met with the President of the European Council Charles Michel on September 18.

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev, as part of a working visit to New York on September 18, met with the Chairman/President and CEO of Air Products, Seifi Ghasemi.

Video of a traffic officer pushing a woman into a police car and kicking her went viral on social media on Monday. Another officer at this time picks up the small child and gets behind the wheel with him.

There is a mudflow risk in the foothills and mountainous areas of Uzbekistan on September 20-22 due to expected heavy rains, Uzhydromet reported.

Chief of Uzaviation agency discussed resuming flights to Uzbekistan with executives of Lufthansa. The meeting was aimed at enhancing transport and logistics relations, increase tourist flows, as well as launch new flights between Uzbekistan and Germany. 

Today, the Prime Minister Abdulla Aripov will meet his Russian counterpart Mikhail Mishustin and will co-chair the next meeting of the joint commission. The parties are scheduled to discuss a wide range of issues, including cooperation in the gas sector.

Officials of command and staff of the Ministries of Defense of Uzbekistan and the UK held talks in London, Dunyo said. Reportedly, the parties discussed the state of cooperation and outlined areas for its development.

The first-ever Central Asia-US summit in the C5+1 format, scheduled for next week in New York, “is not against any country,” the U.S. National Security Adviser Jake Sullivan announced at a briefing on Friday.

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev landed in New York on the night of September 17, where he will attend the 78th session of the UN General Assembly and other events.

Ramina Yagafarova, the host of With My Own Eyes program on Dunyo Bo’ylab channel, died on September 13 in Tashkent at the age of 31, her colleague Elmira Tukhvatullina announced on September 14. The information was confirmed by the press service of the Prosecutor General's Office of Uzbekistan.

Uzcard payment system has once again changed its owners, the update data of the Unified State Register of Enterprises and Organizations showed.

Officials from the Embassies of the European Union, France, Germany, the United Kingdom, and the United States met with Khidirnazar Allaqulov on September 14 to discuss the registration process for political parties in Uzbekistan.

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev attended the fifth Central Asia Summit in Dushanbe. The summit, chaired by the President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon, was also attended by the President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, the President of the Kyrgyz Republic Sadyr Japarov, the President of Turkmenistan Serdar Berdimuhamedov, as well as the President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev as an honorary guest and the special representative of the UN Secretary-General – Head of the UN Regional Center for Preventive Diplomacy for Central Asia, Kakha Imnadze.

The Cabinet of Ministers denied reports that Prime Minister Abdulla Aripov demanded that officials choose “either religion or civil service.”

The United Nations in Uzbekistan, in collaboration with the Government of Uzbekistan, and the Government of the Republic of Karakalpakstan, jointly convened the "Localization of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the Aral Sea Region."

On September 14, 2023, at the Tashkent International Hotel in Uzbekistan, the Indonesia Palm Oil Association (GAPKI) and the Uzbekistan's Fat & Oil Association/Assotsiasiya "Uzyog'moysanoat" signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to establish cooperation in the field of exchange of expertise in the production and processing of vegetable oils.

Uchtepa district criminal court sentenced the Matiz driver who hit and killed a 12-year-old schoolgirl in Tashkent in May. The driver hit a girl driving at 70 km/h in a section where the speed limit was 30 km/h. The defendant said that his son felt bad, and while driving through the Vatan intersection, he decided to increase his speed.

The Launch Ceremony of the Innovation Group focused on the adaptation of the livestock industry to climate change and the integration of modern technologies in dairy production.