On September 20, Shavkat Mirziyoyev met with the president of the World Bank Group Ajay Banga in New York. The parties discussed increasing the bank’s expert and technical assistance in the privatization and effective governance, financing and attracting investment, including on the basis of public-private partnerships, in projects on decarbonization, alternative energy, infrastructure and communications, water supply and support for other strategic initiatives.
Uzbekistan plans to attract South Korean Sebine Technology to resume a project to produce aluminum and aluminum oxide from kaolin ores in the Tashkent province, the Ministry of Mining Industry and Geology said.
The US financial corporation Citigroup plans to open a representative office in Uzbekistan. This became known on September 20 during the talks between Shavkat Mirziyoyev and the CEO of Citibank, John Dugan in New York.
Buildings and structures at, st. Buyuk Turon, 41 and 42, Tashkent, where the publishing and printing company Sharq and UzA are located, have been put up for public auction as a single property complex, the State Asset Management Agency said.
Meeting with officials of the Lithuanian employers and recruiters organization took place at the Foreign Labor Migration Agency.
An Uzbek man, aged 40, risked his life to rescue a Korean woman, aged 69, from a blaze that broke out in a restaurant in Yangsan, South Gyeongsang Province, Monday.
President Shavkat Mirziyoyev, in his address at the 78th session of the UN General Assembly in New York on September 19, again called on the international community to continue to support the people of Afghanistan.
President signed Additional measures to improve the rating of Uzbekistan in the United Nations Electronic Government Survey Decree on Tuesday.
Becoming a full member of the World Trade Organization in the near future is one of the priorities on the path to liberalizing the Uzbek economy. President Shavkat Mirziyoyev stated this in his address at the 78th session of the UN General Assembly in New York on September 19.
On September 19, President Shavkat Mirziyoyev addressed the general political debate of the 78th session of the UN General Assembly in New York.
On the sidelines of the UN GA Assembly in New York, President Shavkat Mirziyoyev met with the president of the Korea Republic Yun Seok-yol.
On September 19, in line with the program of his stay in New York City, the president Shavkat Mirziyoyev attended the maiden summit of the leaders of Central Asia- the United States Summit in the C5+1 format.
The government of Uzbekistan recommended that governor and mayor offices review utility tariffs. This is provided for by the Cabinet of Ministers’ Sep. 15 resolution on the phased introduction of market mechanisms in the fuel and energy sector.
On September 18, President Shavkat Mirziyoyev met with the Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund, Kristalina Georgieva in New York.
American Technological University will be opened in Uzbekistan in partnership with Arizona State University. This was discussed at the meeting of the president Shavkat Mirziyoyev with the founder and chairman of Cintana educational Douglas Becker in New York on Monday.
The Uzbekistan Vision 2030 Fund, also known as the "Ishonch Fund," has announced a commitment allocation of USD43.5 million to support a new UN joint programme aimed at significantly reducing preventable maternal and newborn deaths in Uzbekistan. One of the key goals of the new programme is to increase the survival rate of low-birth-weight babies from seventy-five percent to ninety percent.
Group of young people In Yazyavan district of Fergana province, moving along the main street in a wedding cortege, grossly violated the traffic rules, for which they were held accountable, the press service of the provincial police department reported.
President Shavkat Mirziyoyev, who is on a working visit to New York, met with the President of the European Council Charles Michel on September 18.
President Shavkat Mirziyoyev, as part of a working visit to New York on September 18, met with the Chairman/President and CEO of Air Products, Seifi Ghasemi.
Video of a traffic officer pushing a woman into a police car and kicking her went viral on social media on Monday. Another officer at this time picks up the small child and gets behind the wheel with him.