Monday, 24, June, 2024

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Footages from the Bukhara province circulated on social networks, showing swarms of insects flying along roads, over fields and at night amassing in populated areas around light sources.

The Minister of Energy, Zhurabek Mirzamakhmudov attended the International Energy Investment Forum of Kyrgyzstan with the support of the World Bank in the capital of Austria, Vienna,on June 10-11, the press service of the Ministry of Energy said.

Footage circulated on social networks showing Damas minivan hitting two pedestrians walking along the side of the road on the evening of June 10 in Tailak district of Samarkand province.

On June 11, the ceremony was held at Romitan District Medical Unit and Peshkun District Medical Association of Bukhara region to hand over the medical equipment equivalent to a total amount of about 182,000 US dollars, provided within the framework of the "Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects" of the Government of Japan.

There was a water leak on June 10 from the Khisorak dam in Shakhrisabz district of Kashkadarya province, the press service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations said.

A four-day weekend will mark Eid Al Adha for both public and private sector workers in Uzbekistan, the president’s spokesman has confirmed.

Telegram’s founder Pavel Durov announced on his channel that he had plans to visit Central Asia this summer. “As CEO of Telegram, I don’t take vacations. Instead, I continue to work by meeting our users in unusual places. This summer I decided to visit Central Asia to see what life is like there, to learn how people use Telegram and what their digital needs are,” he wrote.

Footage has circulated on social networks showing an oxygen cylinder installed at a point selling sparkling water exploding and flying several meters away.

The U.S. Embassy in Uzbekistan is pleased to announce the launch of a new and improved visa appointment system on June 10, 2024. Through the new service, visa applicants will be able to obtain visa information, pay any required visa fees, schedule a nonimmigrant visa appointment, and receive document courier services.

On June 7, the UN General Assembly unanimously approved the resolution: International Day of Dialogue among Civilizations, developed by China and Uzbekistan, the press service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said.

As of May 1, 2024, the number of private companies in Uzbekistan stands at 57,755. According to the Statistics Agency, the Tashkent city is the leader on 7,667 firms. Kashkadarya province is on the second place with 6,821.

The Ministry of Justice reported temporary problems in the provision of governmental services related to passport and address services after an underground cable fire near the Ministry of Internal Affairs building in Tashkent this morning.

Uzgidromet announced weekly weather forecast for in Tashkent city. The weather will be partly cloudy, with no precipitation. The temperature on June 10-12 will be between +35...+38 degrees Celsius, while it will be within +32...+35 degrees on June 13-14.

Howo dump truck fell into the Chirchik river while driving over a small bridge on a local road on June 9 at about 18:30 in the Yukori-Chirchik district of the Tashkent province, the provincial traffic police department said.

On June 10 at 8:10 AM at the intersection of Afrosiab and Sharaf Rashidov streets in downtown Tashkent, an underground cable caught fire as a result of a short circuit.

For the first time ever, Uzbekistan has been elected to the Administrative Council of the International Labor Organization (ILO) as a deputy member of the council, the Foreign Ministry said.

United States Trade Representative Katherine Tai will travel to Uzbekistan from June 11 to 12, 2024 and Kazakhstan from June 13 to June 15, 2024.

The reaction of Western countries to the “Palestinian tragedy” is very alarming and testifies to double standards, the president Shavkat Mirziyoyev told in press briefing on June 6 in Ankara.

The Russian power company Inter RAO may begin supplying electricity to Uzbekistan in the fall, TASS reported with reference to Alexandra Panina, a member of the board and chairman of the company's supervisory board.

Today, President Shavkat Mirziyoyev visited the Coordination and Monitoring Center of the Public Security Department under the Ministry of Internal Affairs, the presidential press service said.