One hundred years ago, on April 2, 1917, the first issue of Pravda Vostoka (The Truth of the East), a state-owned socio-political and economic newspaper in the Russian language, then named as Nash Gazeta (Our Newspaper), was published. The newspaper was renamed to its current name in November 1924.
The President of the United States of America, Donald Trump congratulated the President of Uzbekistan, Shavkat Mirziyoyev on Navruz holiday.
Khidir Karimov, a senior justice adviser, has been appointed as the prosecutor of Navoi province for a five-year term.
The negotiations on delimitation and demarcation of the Uzbek-Turkmen State Border has been resumed, the press service of the Uzbek Foreign Ministry said.
President Shavkat Mirziyoyev on March 29 signed the law "On Amendments and Addenda to Some Legal Acts of the Republic of Uzbekistan in Connection with the Adoption of Additional Measures to Ensure the Reliable Protection of CIvil Rights and Freedoms". The document was adopted by the Legislative Chamber of the Oliy Majlis on March 17 and approved by the Senate on March 28.
The 30th meeting of the Council of the Regional Anti-Terrorist Structure of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (RATS SCO) was held on March 30 in Tashkent under the chairmanship of the People's Republic of China, a statement of the Uzbek Foreign Ministry said.
Miragzam Mirkasimov has been dismissed from the post of khokim (mayor) of Tashkent's Yunusabad district, a source in the mayor’s office said. He held this position since October 2016, before that he served as the khokim of Shaykhantahur district.
The Center of Russian Language opened at the Uzbek State University of World Languages, a statement of UzA said. The opening ceremony was attended by the special representative of the President of Russia for International Cultural Cooperation, Mikhail Shvydkoi.
On Tuesday, the Uzbek Health Minister, Alisher Shadmanov, as part of the Russia visit of Uzbekistan delegation headed by Prime Minister, Abdulla Aripov, met his Russian counterpart, Veronika Skvortsova in Moscow.
In accordance with Uzbekistan’s Constitution and the Law On Prosecution, the 3rd category State Justice Counselor, Ergashev Azimjon Urdushevich has been appointed as prosecutor of Djizzakh province for a 5 year term and approved by the chairman of the board of the province’s prosecutor's office.