A draft Presidential Decree - "Uzbekistan’s Strategy for Further Development" (in Uzbek and Russian languages) has been published on the legal acts discussion portal.
Kuranbaev Kahramon Kuchkarovich has been appointed as Deputy State Adviser of the President of Uzbekistan on organizational and personnel affairs.
The Ministry of Justice of Uzbekistan has prepared a draft Presidential decree "On measures to improve the communicating system of legal acts, explanations of their nature and meaning."
On 16 January 2017, the Uzbek Foreign Minister, Abdulaziz Kamilov received the Japanese parliamentary mission, headed by the MP of the House of Councillors, Yuhei Yumashita.
Uzbekistan passport ranked 70th in the updated Passport Index, the popular global ranking of the world's passports prepared by Arton Capital, the global advisory for residence and citizenship solutions.
According to the website of the Prosecutor General of Russia, the Uzbek Prosecutor General, Ikhtiyor Abdullayev met with the Prosecutor General of Russia, Yuriy Chaika in Moscow.
According to preliminary data of the Statistics Committee, the population of Uzbekistan as of January 1, 2017 reached 32,121.1 thousand, an increase by 545.8 thous. or 1.7% compared to the beginning of the year. The urban population was 16,238.5 thousand (50.6%), the rural population -. 15,882.6 thousand (49.4%).
Today, the Uzbek Deputy Prime Minister, Adham Ikramov and the Vice Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan, Zhenish Razakov are meeting in Osh.
President Shavkat Mirziyoyev criticized the Competition Committee chairman, Davron Khidoyatov for costly business travels abroad.
The President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev at the Jan 14 enlarged session of the Government drew attention to the problems in the social sphere.