Saturday, 15, December, 2018

National

Uzbekistan delegation led by Foreign Minister Abdulaziz Kamilov will visit Germany on November 7-8, where he is scheduled to meet with Federal Foreign Minister Heiko Maas, other German officials, to discuss preparations for the upcoming Uzbek-German summit, prospects for bilateral cooperation, topical international and regional issues, the Uzbek Foreign Ministry said.

The Tourism Development Committee announced it has developed tourist signs directing visitors to tourist destinations. Brown signs with white lettering and white pictograms will be used on tourist routes. In the state and English languages they ​​will point to important tourist destinations or places of interest (city, street, museum, mosque, stadium, station, airport, etc.) in a specific area.

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev signed a decree yesterday creating the Tashkent International Arbitration Center (TIAC) ​​under the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Uzbekistan.

Samarkand will host the Asian Forum on Human Rights on November 22-23, 2018, with the Paris Mayor’s office invited as the guest.

Davlatnazar Ruzmetov, who was on October 29 detained by Koshkupir district police department in Urgench city, was released yesterday.

About 800 thousand people in Uzbekistan get paid 456 thousand soums per month, Deputy Finance Minister Dilshod Sultonov said.

Uzbek businessman who denies accusations from the US Treasury that he is one of Uzbekistan’s leading criminals with links to the global heroin trade has been elected president of Aiba, the amateur boxing federation, putting the sport on a collision course with the International Olympic Committee.

The Ukrainian Ambassador to Uzbekistan, Yuriy Savchenko, held a press briefing regarding the antisubsidiary investigation in relation to the imports of Uzbek passenger cars to Ukraine.

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID), in partnership with the Supreme Court of the Republic of Uzbekistan, UNDP, OSCE Project Coordinator and GIZ held an international roundtable on “Judicial Protection of Business Entity Rights: The Experience of Uzbekistan and Foreign Practice”.

Ambassador-at-Large Ilhomjon Nematov met with the UN Under-Secretary-General, Head of the Counter-Terrorism Directorate Vladimir Voronkov and Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General, head of the UN Regional Center for Preventive Diplomacy for Central Asia Natalia German Thursday.