Saturday, 20, October, 2018

National

The President of Uzbekistan has accepted the invitation of the Indian President Ram Nath Kovind and will pay a state visit to India on September 30-October 1, 2018.

The heads of the member-states of the Commonwealth of Independent States held talks in extended format including the delegations.

The prominent Uzbek human rights activist Tolib Yoqubov, the chair of the Human Rights Society of Uzbekistan, returned to Uzbekistan after the 12 year-exile Thursday.

Movie to be shot about 101 Uzbeks killed in the Netherlands in 1942 to  be released in the end of 2020. The script is being written for the film -101 based on the novel by Anvar Irgashev.

The Uzbek Senate today ratified the Paris Agreement On Climate Change (Paris, December 12, 2015), which Uzbekistan signed in April 2017.

The Uzbek Senate at the 16th plenary session on Thursday passed the State Customs Service Bill in a new version. The current State Customs Service Law was adopted in 1997.

The Uzbek Senate passed the bill marking the April 5 as the Uzbekistan’s State Security Service (SSS) Day. The deputies underscored that the adoption of the law would contribute to the “enhancing of the military-patriotic, spiritual and moral training of servicemen in the spirit of patriotism, dedication to the service, instilling among servicemen and employees of the sense of professional pride, rallying personnel an boosting the effectiveness of the SSS."

First ever Hurghada-Tashkent and Sharm El Sheikh-Tashkent flights will be launched in October this year, the chief of the Tourism committee Bakhtiyor Umarov said.

The Russian President Vladimir Putin will pay an official visit to Uzbekistan on October 18-19, a source in the Ministry of foreign trade told The Tashkent Times.

President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev will attend the Summit of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) in Dushanbe on September 27-28, 2018.