Monday, 27, September, 2021

National

On September 21-22, 2021 Bishkek (Kyrgyz Republic) hosted a business forum "Dialogue of women entrepreneurs of Kyrgyzstan-Uzbekistan" with participation of more than 80 businesswomen of the two countries.

Moscow is working to open more branches of Russian universities in Uzbekistan, announced on Monday the Deputy Foreign Minister of the Russian Federation Andrei Rudenko at the opening of the conference: Uzbekistan and Russia facing the challenges of development and security at a new historical stage of cooperation, the TASS reported.

Climate policy leaders of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Kyrgyz Republic, the Republic of Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and the Republic of Uzbekistan and U.S. Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry convened virtually for a C5+1 Ministerial to discuss their collective and country commitments to act to address the climate crisis on September 16, 2021.

A British Airways plane was forced to make an emergency landing in Uzbekistan today after a female passenger became ill on board.

On September 21, the special representative of the president for Afghanistan, Ismatulla Irgashev, met with the Ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary of Germany to Uzbekistan, Tilo Klinner, the Uzbek Foreign Ministry said in a statement.

In the Muynak district of Karakalpakstan, they began to issue lump-sum payments to families. On September 21, on the day of the visit of President Shavkat Mirziyoyev to Karakalpakstan to meet with voters, the district mayor’s office reported.

The Government of Uzbekistan, by a resolution on September 20, approving the simplified public safety requirements for sales and entertainment facilities at around-the-clock streets. They will take effect in three months.

The Foreign Minister Abdulaziz Kamilov on September 21, on the sidelines of the 76th session of the UN General Assembly, held online talks with the administrator of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Samantha Power, the Foreign Ministry said in a statement.

Uzbekistan's international trade reached US$ 24.9 billion in January-August 2021, an increase by US$ 383.1 million, or 1.6%, compared to the same period in 2020.

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) announced a request for concept papers from private agritourism enterprises in Uzbekistan to boost domestic and regional tourism. The announcement is made through the USAID Agribusiness Development Activity’s recently established “Agribusiness Development Fund”.