Thursday, 22, April, 2021

National

The Committee of the Senate on Defense and Security is reviewing the Bill amending certain regulations due to improving the weapons related legislation, the upper house of parliament reported.

The Russian retail chain - Magnit will open a representative office in Uzbekistan, announced Ekaterina Lobanova, director for commercial purchases and own production of PJSC Magnit at INNOPROM industrial exhibition in Tashkent.

Female prosecutor was appointed in Nurabad district of Samarkand province. According to the publication Khalq So’zi, as per the relevant order of the Prosecutor General, Norsuluv Soyipova became the prosecutor of Nurabad district.

On April 6, President Shavkat Mirziyoyev hosted a delegation of the Russian Minister of Industry and Trade Denis Manturov, who is in Tashkent to attend the Innoprom international industrial exhibition, the presidential press service said.

A trilateral agreement between the Tashkent city mayor’s office, the Russian corporation VEB.RF and the Russian Export Center (REC) was signed within the framework of the international exhibition INNOPROM, the VEB.RF said.

The Progress in International Reading Literacy Study (PIRLS) is being held among fourth grade pupils in Uzbekistan's schools from April 5 to 14, the State Authority for Supervision of Education Quality said.

Information surfaced on the Internet on April 1, according to which 41-year-old A.B. reportedly died of injuries at Yunusabad district police department.

On April 5, the President Shavkat Mirziyoyev hosted the visiting Foreign Minister of Iran, Muhammad Javad Zarif, the presidential press service said.

The Tashkent Metro and VEB.RF Corporation have signed a loan agreement for the supply of 10 metro trains produced by Russian Transmashholding, the VEB.RF said.

Uzbekistan Airports has made a decision to cut fees and charges for ground handling of aircrafts starting from April 15, the Ministry of Transport said in a statement.