Wednesday, 25, April, 2018

National

On the second day of his trip to Jizzakh province President Shavkat Mirziyoyev visited the Forish field training ground.

Uzbek Foreign Minister Abdulaziz Kamilov hosted Friday the UN Secretary General’s Special Representative, the head of the UN Regional Centre for Preventive Diplomacy for Central Asia (UNRCCA) Natalia Gherman, the ministry said.

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev today arrived in the Djizak province, the presidential press service reported. First of all, he got acquainted with the activities of the Zarbdor textile in the Zarbdor district, whose construction he instructed during last year's trip to the province and which now employs over 1,060 people will.

The Uzbek Senate passed the Public Procurement Bill. According to the Senate press service, the provisions of the bill include norms on state regulation of public procurement, identified subjects of public procurement, set general requirements for the process of public procurement.

President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin will pay a state visit to Uzbekistan this autumn, the Uzbek President's press service said.

Lieutenant-colonel Kadirov Doniyor Bakhtiyorovich has appointed as the chief of the Main Office for Combating Terrorism and Extremism under the Ministry of Internal Affairs, the Ministry said in a statement.

The Uzbek Senate passed the State Security Service Bill at Thursday's plenary session. The bill consists of 9 chapters and 48 articles that form a unified policy in the sphere of ensuring Uzbekistan's state security.

Uzbek Foreign Minister Abdulaziz Kamilov met with Minister of State for External Affairs of India Mobashar Jawed Akbar on Wednesday, who attended conference on Afghanistan in Tashkent, the Ministry reported.

Declaration of the Tashkent conference on Afghanistan: Peace process, security cooperation & regional connectivity

Terrorism threatens all countries, and it is necessary to counter them together, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani said today at the Tashkent conference on Afghanistan.