Saturday, 20, October, 2018

National

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev yesterday received the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America Pamela Spratlen, who is ending her posting in Uzbekistan.

The branch of the National University of Science and Technology MISiS (formerly Moscow Institute of Steel and Alloys State Technological University) opened in Olmaliq city of Tashkent province.

Cavalry Parade will take place near Tashkent’s Amir Temur square on October 1 at 4 PM. The event will feature over 100 horses of English, German, Novokyrgyz, Karabair and Frisian breeds, the Equestrian Sports Federation said.

UzbekTelecom’s internet access monopoly could become a thing of the past in 2020, with the direct access available to all operators. This move is contained in the road map of the Uzbekistan’s Innovative Development Strategy for 2019-2021 signed by the President Mirziyoyev.

DaVinci Management Consulting will on September 27 hold the III Annual Best Employer 2018 Award. Among the participants are the international and local companies such as Nestle, JV UzBAT, Lukoil Uzbekistan Operating Company, HYATT REGENCY TASHKENT, General Motors Powerrtain Uzbekistan, Anglessey Food, Murad Buildings, Abbott Laboratories SA, Sanofi, OLX Uzbekistan, IP Knauf Gips Bukhara, EGIS, HAYAT Clinic, JV International Beverages Tashkent.

Uzbekistan delegation led by Prosecutor General Otabek Murodov attended the 28th meeting of the Coordinating Council of Prosecutor Generals of the CIS countries and the 16th meeting of the Prosecutors General of the SCO member states in Dushanbe Thursday, the Uzbek Prosecutor General Office said.

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev by his September 21 decree approved Uzbekistan’s Innovative Development Strategy for 2019-2021 and the Road Map for its implementation.

Uzbek Foreign Minister Abdulaziz Kamilov yesterday hosted the visiting Minister of State at the Federal Foreign Office of Germany, Niels Annen.

The U.S. Department of Labor today released two reports that shine a spotlight on child labor and forced labor in nations around the world: the eighth edition of the List of Goods Produced by Child Labor or Forced Labor and the 17th annual edition of the Findings on the Worst Forms of Child Labor. These reports, prepared by the Department's Bureau of International Labor Affairs (ILAB), highlight specific sectors in which child labor or forced labor persists in foreign nations, and describe the progress some countries have made in upholding their international commitments to eliminate these practices.

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev today hosted the President of the Islamic Development Bank Bandar Al Hajjar, who is leading a delegation of Arab Coordination Group, the presidential press service reported.