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Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan agree to spearhead promising joint projects

Post date: Monday, 15 April 201923
Presidents Shavkat Mirziyoyev and Kasym-Zhomart Tokayev continued the negotiations in an extended format with the participation of members of delegations represented by heads of ministries and major companies of the two countries. Uzbek-Kazakhstan relations are characterized by good-neighborliness, enduring bonds of friendship and fraternity. Bilateral cooperation has been actively advancing on all fronts. It was More»

Bukhara hosts the Nasreddin Afandi Festival on April 1

Post date: Wednesday, 27 March 201956
The event will take place in the historic part of the city. The organizers intend to create thematic sites related to the famous hero of humorous and satirical miniatures and anecdotes, and fairy tales Khoja Nasreddin also known as Nasreddin Afandi. The press service of the State Committee for Tourism Development notes that the festival “Eastern dishes” is planned to present food and sweets of the national cuisine of More»

New stage of mutually beneficial cooperation

Post date: Tuesday, 26 March 201954
Abu Dhabi, March 25. UzA Special Correspondent Umar Asrorov reports.   As previously reported, on March 24, President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev arrived in the United Arab Emirates with an official visit on the invitation of the Crown Prince of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan.   The major events of the official visit took place on March 25. In accordance with the More»

President becomes acquainted with construction activities in Tashkent

Post date: Friday, 15 March 201970
The President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev became familiar with construction activities in the city of Tashkent.   The Head of the state visited the construction site of Tashkent City International Business Center, where the construction of the Congress Hall and the 21-storey five-star hotel continues.     Construction work on this plot of about 80 thousand square meters began in March last year. At More»

President of Uzbekistan receives the World Bank delegation

Post date: Thursday, 28 February 201981
On February 27, 2019, the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev received the World Bank delegation led by Vice President for Europe and Central Asia Cyril Muller. Warmly welcoming the guests, the Head of the state emphasized the dynamically developing productive partnership between the Republic of Uzbekistan and the World Bank Group. It was emphasized that intensive contacts and constructive dialogue More»

Meeting with the President of Afghanistan

Post date: Friday, 15 February 201984
On February 14, 2019, delegation of the Republic of Uzbekistan led by the Minister of Foreign Affairs Abdulaziz Kamilov, attending the Munich Security Conference, met with the President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan Mohammad Ashraf Ghani. The Minister conveyed to the President of Afghanistan and to the entire Afghanistan people sincere respect and the kindest wishes of peace and wellbeing on behalf of the More»

MFA hosts a briefing

Post date: Saturday, 09 February 2019139
On February 8, 2019, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan Abdulaziz Kamilov met with Uzbekistan’s mass media heads and representatives. The Minister informed journalists about the upcoming International Conference “Interconnectedness in Central Asia: challenges and new opportunities”, which will be held on February 19-20, 2019 in Tashkent city. It is expected that the President of the Republic of More»

Execution of roadmaps for cooperation with foreign countries is considered

Post date: Tuesday, 05 February 201994
On February 4, the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev held a meeting on the issues of further expanding bilateral cooperation with Germany, France, India and the United Arab Emirates, in particular, ensuring unconditional implementation of the adopted roadmaps.   Investment is the main driving force of economic development. Therefore, this issue is in the center of constant attention of the Head More»

Creating worthy living conditions for the people must be the main goal of all chiefs

Post date: Friday, 01 February 2019101
On January 30-31, 2019, President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev visited Jizzakh region. Jizzakh city hosts a meeting with participation of the region’s assets, heads of state and public organizations. The President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev noted activities implemented for improving people’s life, landscaping territories. In particular, according to the program developed after last year’s visit More»

President of the Republic of Uzbekistan receives the newly appointed SCO Secretary-General

Post date: Friday, 04 January 2019177
On January 3, 2019, the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev received the Secretary-General of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation Vladimir Norov, who took office on January 1 this year. The Head of the state emphasized that the approval of the representative of the Republic of Uzbekistan for such a high and responsible post as the SCO Secretary-General is a historic event. For the first time, a More»

Meeting with the Ambassador of Austria

Post date: Wednesday, 19 December 2018171
On December 18, 2018, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan Abdulaziz Kamilov received the newly appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Austria with residence in Vienna Alois Kraut. Accepting his credentials, the Minister congratulated the Ambassador on his appointment and wished him success in his activities. At the meeting, the parties noted the dynamic and More»

President of the Republic of Uzbekistan receives the United States delegation

Post date: Tuesday, 11 December 2018170
On December 10, 2018, the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev received the U.S. Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad and Deputy Assistant to the President of the United States, Senior Director for South and Central Asia at the National Security Council Lisa Curtis. The Head of the state, warmly welcoming the American delegation, noted with deep satisfaction the More»

Uzbekistan delegation to attend the CIS Economic Council meeting

Post date: Friday, 07 December 2018157
On December 7, 2018, a delegation of the Republic of Uzbekistan led by Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Finance Jamshid Kuchkarov will attend the meeting of the CIS Economic Council, in Moscow. More»

Tashkent City construction is under constant attention of the President

Post date: Wednesday, 21 November 2018190
On November 20, 2018, President Shavkat Mirziyoyev became familiar with construction of Tashkent City International Business Center. This has been reported by the Press Service of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan. Here, with the use of modern achievements of architecture and on the basis of instructions given by the Head of the state during previous visits, construction works are being accelerated. In the More»

European Parliament delegation to visit Uzbekistan

Post date: Monday, 29 October 2018624
On October 29, 2018, a group of deputies of the European Parliament led by the Chair of the Delegation for Relations with Central Asia and Mongolia Iveta Grigule-Peterse will arrive in Uzbekistan. The program of the visit includes participation in the 14th meeting of Uzbekistan – European Union Parliamentary Cooperation Committee, in Tashkent, meetings and negotiations at the Ministries of Foreign Affairs, Economy, More»

On the state visit of the President of the Russian Federation to the Republic of Uzbekistan

Post date: Wednesday, 17 October 2018239
On October 18, 2018, at the invitation of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev, the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin will pay a state visit to Uzbekistan. In continuation of regular political dialogue, the heads of states will exchange views on the state of Uzbekistan – Russia multifaceted relations, discuss prospects for further strengthening strategic partnership and alliance More»

Uzbek-Indian strategic partnership reaches a qualitatively new, higher level

Post date: Tuesday, 02 October 2018629
  On October 1, 2018, the ceremony of the official meeting of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev took place at the palace of the President of India “Rashtrapati Bhavan”. A guard of honor was lined up in honor of the distinguished guest. National anthems of Uzbekistan and India have sounded. President of Uzbekistan passed the guard of honor. President Shavkat Mirziyoyev briefed the mass media More»

President of Uzbekistan receives the Speaker of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey

Post date: Tuesday, 25 September 2018283
On September 24, 2018, the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev received the Speaker of the Grand National Assembly of the Republic of Turkey Binali Yildirim, who arrived in Uzbekistan on an official visit. Sincerely welcoming the guest, the Head of the state emphasized that thanks to the political will and joint efforts, the traditionally close and friendly Uzbekistan – Turkey relations have More»

The number of foreign tourists arriving in Uzbekistan has increased by 2 times

Post date: Monday, 24 September 2018207
For 8 months of 2018 the number of foreign visitors amounted to 3.4 million people against 1.5 million (+ 226%) for the same period in 2017. It is forecasted that the number of foreign citizens visiting Uzbekistan by the end of the year will amount to 4.8 million people (instead of 3.3 million of previously planned). As reported by the Press Service of the State Committee for Tourism Development of the Republic of More»

President of Belarus to pay an official vizit to Uzbekistan

Post date: Tuesday, 11 September 20181008
On September 12-14, 2018, the President of the Republic of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko will pay an official visit to Uzbekistan at the invitation of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev. During the upcoming meetings and negotiations at the highest level, it is planned to discuss a wide range of issues on bilateral agenda, identify key areas for strengthening and developing political dialogue, More»

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