Tuesday, 30, May, 2023


Uzbek President’s security aide Viktor Makhmudov met with his Belarussian counterpart Stanislav Zas. The counterparts exchanged views on topical international and regional security issues and discussed a number of issues of bilateral cooperation, noting the positive trend in all areas, outlining the ways for its expansion.

The Uzbek Committee of land resources, geodesy, cartography and Kazakhstan National Gharysh Sapary Company signed a memorandum of cooperation in the use of remote sensing data (Earth remote sensing) and high-precision navigation systems.

Uzbek Foreign Minister, Abdulaziz Kamilov, today hosted the visiting Qatar delegation, led by State Minister of Foreign Affairs Soltan bin Saad Al-Muraikhi, the ministry said.

Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev and Russian President Vladimir Putin launched the project of the first-ever nuclear plant in Uzbekistan, and the whole of Central Asia by pressing a symbolic button.

Early in the morning on Friday, Russian President Vladimir Putin arrived in Uzbekistan on a state visit. At the airport in Tashkent, he was met by President Shavkat Mirziyoyev, the presidential press service said.

Uzbekistan and Gazprom International have entered into the production sharing agreement (PSA) for the Djel field development project in Karakalpakstan, the Uzbekneftegaz said.

Vitaly Dragunov has been appointed First Deputy DG of UzAtom Agency under the Cabinet of Ministers of Uzbekistan, the Ministry of Justice said in a statement.

The draft presidential decree, developed by the Ministry of Justice which proposed allowing privatization of non-agricultural land plots in Uzbekistan.

Uzbek President’s security aide, Viktor Makhmudov met his Russian counterpart, Nikolai Patrushev and considered a wide range of issues of Uzbek-Russian cooperation, primarily in the area of ​​security.

Uzbekistan Airways announced increase by an average of 35%. of the ticket prices for Afrosiyob high-speed service as of November 1, the company said.

The Uzbek Prosecutor General’s Office said in a statement that the deputy mayor of Fergana province Kuva district in charge of construction Khabibulla Rustamov and a specialist from the district cadastral department Shokir Kirgizbaev were arrested on October 11.

The Special Representative of the Uzbek President for Afghanistan, Ismatulla Irgashev, in Termez, met with the visiting Deputy Foreign Minister of Afghanistan, Nasir Ahmad Andisha on Tuesday, the Uzbek Foreign Ministry said.

The Russian President Vladimir Putin will visit Uzbekistan on a state visit on October 18–19. The press service of the President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev announced a brief program of the visit.

Uzbek-Russian education forum will take place in Tashkent on October 18-19 at the initiative of the major universities of Uzbekistan and Russia.

The Ministry of Innovation and the International Center for Biosaline Agriculture (ICBA) signed a memorandum on creation of the International Aral basin Innovation Center under the President of Uzbekistan. It is planned that the center will be located in Karakalpakstan at the experimental station of Nukus State Forestry.

Tashkent’s Yakkasaray District Criminal Court announced the verdict against the defendants Murod Khanturayev, D. Vakhabov and I. Parpiev. The sources in the Supreme Court told the Tashkent Times.

Former deputy interior minister Tohir Aripov has been appointed as the chief of the Tashkent province police department. Tohir Aripov was appointed deputy interior minister in May. From July 2017 to July 2018, he had served as the head of the Office of patrol and public order under the Interior Ministry.

Five district mayors in the Tashkent province will not get two-month salaries for reported shortcomings in their work after Shavkat Mirziyoyev visited the province on Friday, sources told the Tashkent Times.

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev signed a decree Saturday raising wages to budget-financed organizations from November 1, as well as pensions, scholarships and benefits by an average of 10%.

The defense ministers of Uzbekistan and Russia signed an agreement on the use of the airspaces of the two countries by military aircrafts.