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Meeting with U.S. Ambassador

Post date: Thursday, 19 July 201813
On July 18, 2018, the Special Representative of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan for Afghanistan Ismatulla Irgashev met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States Pamela Spratlen, at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. According to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the sides discussed practical aspects of cooperation between Uzbekistan and the U.S. in the context of the implementation More»

Uzbekistan government delegation visited Afghanistan

Post date: Wednesday, 11 July 201824
On July 8-9, 2018, the government delegation of the Republic of Uzbekistan led by the Minister of Foreign Affairs Abdulaziz Kamilov, who paid a working visit to the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, held meetings with the Chief Executive of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan Abdullah Abdullah, the head of the National Security Council Mohammad Hanif Atmar, the Minister of Foreign Affairs Salahuddin Rabbani, former More»

New Ambassador of Uzbekistan leaves for Singapore

Post date: Wednesday, 04 July 201829
        The newly appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Uzbekistan to the Republic of Singapore Qahramon Shakirov left Tashkent for Singapore. Q.Shakirov previously worked as the head of the executive apparatus of the State Committee for Investments of the Republic of Uzbekistan. More»

Tasks for implementation of “Obod qishloq” and “Obod makhalla” programs are identified

Post date: Friday, 29 June 201836
On June 27, 2018, a meeting dedicated to issues of implementation of “Obod qishloq” (“Prosperous village”) and “Obod makhalla” (“Prosperous neighborhood”) programs, improvement of settlements was held under the chairmanship of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev. Within the framework of “Obod qishloq” program, adopted in accordance with the Decree of the Head of the state of March 29, 2018, More»

Meetings in Chisinau

Post date: Tuesday, 19 June 201846
          On June 14-15, 2018, the delegation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan, who arrived in Chisinau to participate in Uzbekistan – Moldova inter-MFA political consultations, held meetings and negotiations with the State secretaries of the Ministry of Economy and Infrastructure Luliana Dragalin, the Ministry of Agriculture, Regional Development and Environment Vasile Luca. Perspective More»

Meeting with OSCE Secretary General

Post date: Tuesday, 12 June 201883
On June 11, 2018, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan Abdulaziz Kamilov met with the delegation of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe, led by Secretary General Thomas Greminger. T.Greminger and members of the delegation arrived in Uzbekistan to participate in the international conference “On the role of youth in preventing and countering violent extremism and radicalization More»

Meeting with the Ambassador of Japan

Post date: Tuesday, 05 June 2018564
On June 5, 2018, a meeting with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan Nobuaki Ito was held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan. The sides thoroughly discussed issues of bilateral relations, exchanged views on practical aspects of intensifying Uzbekistan – Japan dialogue, including on the schedule and agenda of forthcoming joint events and visits. More»

President of Uzbekistan received the Director General of the State Corporation ROSATOM

Post date: Friday, 01 June 201864
      On May 30, 2018, the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev received the Director General of the State Atomic Energy Corporation ROSATOM Alexey Likhachev, who is in Uzbekistan on a working visit. Welcoming the guest, the Head of the state noted with deep satisfaction the regular contacts at the highest level that contribute to consistent strengthening Uzbekistan – Russia strategic partnership More»

President of Uzbekistan received Minister of Defense of the Russian Federation

Post date: Thursday, 24 May 2018115
        On May 22, the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev received the Minister of Defense of the Russian Federation Sergei Shoigu, who is in Uzbekistan on an official visit. Warmly welcoming the guest, the Head of the state expressed deep satisfaction with consistent strengthening of Uzbekistan – Russia strategic partnership and alliance relations, as well as with high dynamics of development of More»

Uzbekistan – Turkey: Cooperation based on mutual trust and friendship develops dynamically

Post date: Tuesday, 01 May 20181246
  Presidents Shavkat Mirziyoyev and Recep Tayyip Erdogan took part in Uzbekistan – Turkey business forum, in Uzexpocentre. Within its framework, agreements were reached on implementation of more than 50 new investment projects worth $3 billion.    Turkey is one of the important trade partners of Uzbekistan. More precisely, it takes the fourth place after Russia, China and Kazakhstan. In 2017, the trade turnover between More»

Uzbekistan – Turkmenistan: a new stage of cooperation

Post date: Tuesday, 24 April 2018113
Uzbekistan – Turkmenistan: a new stage of cooperation On April 23, the President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov arrived in Uzbekistan on a state visit at the invitation of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev.  At the meeting in a narrow format, the need to further strengthen cooperation in countering terrorism, extremism, illicit drug trafficking, transnational organized crime and More»

President of the Republic of Uzbekistan received the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Korea

Post date: Thursday, 19 April 20185027
On April 18, 2018, the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev received the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Korea Kang Kyung-wha. This was reported by the Press Service of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan. Warmly welcoming the guest, the Head of the state noted with deep satisfaction the consistent strengthening of centuries-old ties of friendship and the dynamic development More»

Meetings of IOM delegation

Post date: Tuesday, 03 April 2018188
On April 2, a meeting with the delegation of the International Organization for Migration (IOM), led by Director General William Lacy Swing was held at the Ministry of Employment and Labor Relations of the Republic of Uzbekistan.  The meeting was attended by the IOM Coordinator for Central Asia Dejan Keserovic, program officer for relations with Uzbekistan of IOM Coordination Office for Central Asia S.Toshbayev, More»

Address by the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev at the international conference on Afghanistan «Peace process, security cooperation and regional collaboration»

Post date: Tuesday, 27 March 2018186
Your Excellency President Mr. Ashraf Ghani!    Dear Ms. Federica Mogherini!    Distinguished foreign ministers, heads of delegations!    Ladies and gentlemen!    Allow me on behalf of the people of Uzbekistan to cordially welcome all participants and guests of the high-level international conference on Afghanistan in the capital city of our country.    I sincerely thank you for your participation in this Forum and I am More»

Ensuring peace and stability – the guarantee of regional security

Post date: Sunday, 25 March 20185124
On March 24, a workshop on “Ensuring peace and stability – the guarantee of regional security” was held at the Press Center of Tashkent Conference on Afghanistan “Peace process, security cooperation and regional collaboration”.  It was attended by members of the Senate of the Oliy Majlis of the Republic of Uzbekistan, representatives of relevant ministries and departments, scientific research centers, domestic and More»

On the forthcoming visit of the President of Afghanistan to Uzbekistan

Post date: Sunday, 25 March 2018138
On March 26, 2018, the President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Mohammad Ashraf Ghani, will pay a working visit to Uzbekistan, at the invitation of President Shavkat Mirziyoyev. On March 27, the heads of the two states will take part and deliver speeches at the International conference on Afghanistan “Peace process, cooperation in the sphere of security and regional interaction”. The program of the visit also More»

Navruz – holiday of friendship and harmony

Post date: Friday, 23 March 20183317
  Navruz is an ancient and common holiday of the region’s people. It is based on such noble ideas as friendship, harmony, generosity and good-neighborliness. Our people since ancient times celebrate it together with friends and relatives. Last year, President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev paid a state visit to the Republic of Kazakhstan on Navruz days. This year President of Kazakhstan Nursultan More»

Cultural and humanitarian cooperation is expanding

Post date: Monday, 12 March 20185105
During the negotiations at the expanded format, within the framework of the state visit of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev to the Republic of Tajikistan, views were exchanged on cultural and humanitarian cooperation. The developing dialogue between scientific, educational institutions, the mass media, creative and sports collectives, youth, women’s organizations, trade unions, and other More»

In the contest for the XIII National Award “Oltin Qalam” (Golden pencil) the nomination “For the best material of foreign journalists about Uzbekistan” is announced

Post date: Monday, 26 February 2018286
The Creative Union of Journalists alongside with the Center for the Retraining of Journalists of Uzbekistan announced a contest for the XIII National Journalism Award “Oltin Qalam” (Golden pen), its the results will be traditionally announced on May 3 - World Press Freedom Day. In 2018, the incentive award “For the best material of foreign journalists about Uzbekistan” is included for the second time in the list of More»

In the historical part of Bukhara there was an alternative to walking

Post date: Wednesday, 21 February 2018238
          Electric cars and RENT-CAR service will help to create comfortable conditions for tourists to travel around Bukhara. . Electric cars will be a convenient alternative to walking tours in those parts of the old city where the passage of cars is prohibited. A tourist route has already been created for the most interesting objects, which starts from Lyabi Hovuz, then passes by Toki Sarafon, Toki Zargaron and More»

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