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The German statesman Lothar de Maiziere has visited Uzbekistan to attend expert meetings. He took part in particular in a specialized discussion entitled “Twenty-five years of transformation processes in the united Germany and the initial stage of Uzbekistan’s latest history”.
President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov received Prime Minister of the Republic of Bulgaria Boyko Borissov at the Oqsaroy on 18 May.
On May 26-28, the ancient Bukhara will host XV "Silk and spices" festival. In the framework of the festival, it is planned to organize many interesting events that will impress guests, the press service of NC "Uzbektourism" said.
Alisher Navoi was born in Heart, on the 9th of February 1441.His father, Guiyasiddin Kichkine, was a prominent man and civil servant, and his grandmother was a wet-nurse for Timurid’s children. Adolescent Alisher was brought up together with offsprings of Amir Temur’s family. At the age of 4 he was sent to school.
On May 17, 2016 the Prime Minister of Bulgaria Boyko Borisov is paying a visit to Uzbekistan on a working visit, reports the press service of the Foreign Ministry of Uzbekistan.
The President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov on 13 May, 2016, signed a Decree "On establishment of the Tashkent State University of Uzbek language and literature named after Alisher Navoi”.
An exchange of notes is conducted between the governments of Uzbekistan and China in the direction of the complex expedition of Chinese experts to examine projects under the "Programme of Action on Assistance for the Aral Sea basin countries for 2011-2015".
At the initiative of President Islam Karimov, May 9 – the Day of Remembrance and Honor is widely celebrated in our country as a national holiday.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan announces the accreditation of the media representatives for coverage of the Meeting of the Council of the Heads of the Member States of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization which will take place on June 2016 in Tashkent.
According to the Resolution of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan “On additional measures on attracting foreign investors to joint-stock companies” 15% government shares in the authorized capital of the JSC “O’zqishloqxo’jalikmashlizing” are subject to sell to foreign investors.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Uzbekistan (CCIU) engaged in a project supported by the International Labour Organization, undertook to broaden the spectrum of training services in the area of Occupational Safety and Health, using the training package on the Essentials of Occupational Safety and Health (EOSH), recently developed by International Training Centre of the ILO.
From the first days of independence the introduction of information and communication technologies (ICT) has become one of the priority tasks of the state policy in Uzbekistan, which contributes to the achievement of significant results in the formation of the national information space and the enhancement of the management systems efficiency.
On April 15 of this year Tashkent hosted a seminar on the theme "Improvement of official websites of state bodies and the order of rendering of electronic state services". The event was organized by the Legislative Chamber of Oliy Majlis (Parliament) of the Republic of Uzbekistan jointly with the Ministry for the Development of Information Technologies and Communications.
Uzbekistan has been constantly moving towards building a democratic state and strong civil society during the years of independence. The system of organizational and legal safeguards is formed to ensure the participation of citizens in public administration, the independent decision of local issues through the unique institution of mahalla.
On 15 April the Cabinet of Ministers held a session, dedicated to the results of socio-economic development of the Republic of Uzbekistan in the first quarter of the this year and the appraisal of the implementation of the major directions and priorities of economic program for 2016, defined by the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov at the governmental session on 15 January of the current year.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan announces the accreditation of the media representatives for coverage of the Meeting of the Council of Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the Member States of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization which will take place on May 2016 in Tashkent.
On April 13, 2016, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan Abdulaziz Kamilov received the Secretary-General of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization Rashid Alimov, who arrived in Tashkent to participate in the following Meeting of Secretaries of Security Councils of the SCO Member States.
The State Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan for Privatization, Demonopolization and Development of Competition HEREBY INVITES YOU TO PARTISIPATE IN STOCK EXCHANGE SALES related to the State-owned Stock Packages present at the Charter Funds of the following Joint-Stock Companies, subject to Sale to the Strategic Foreign Investors in accordance with Resolution by the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan dated April 28, 2015 PP-2340 "On measures aimed at increase of the share and significance of the private ownership in the economy" and Resolution by the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan dated February 10 2016 No 33 “On Measures Aimed at Implementation of the Resolution by President of the Republic of Uzbekistan dated December 21, 2015 No PP-2454 “On the Additional Measures Aimed at Attraction of the Foreign Investments into the Joint-Stock Companies”
On 6 April, the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan signed the Law "On ratification of the Charter of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (Dakar, 14 March 2008)".
On April 8, 2016 Tashkent hosted the 28th session of the Council of the Regional Anti-Terrorist Structure of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO RATS) under the chairmanship of the Republic of Kazakhstan. It was attended by representatives of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the People's Republic of China, the Kyrgyz Republic, the Russian Federation, the Republic of Tajikistan and the Republic of Uzbekistan.
The estimated project cost may exceed $3.5 million.
On 9 February 2016, President of Uzbekistan approved the State program "Year of a healthy mother and child".
From the first days of independence under the leadership of President Islam Karimov Uzbekistan carries out extensive work on revival and enhancement of national values, to perpetuate memory of our great ancestors, who made an invaluable contribution to world civilization, study and promotion of their rich heritage. A prominent Uzbek poet, thinker, statesman Nizamiddin Mir Alisher Navoi occupies a special place in their series.
Organization for the development of Sustainable Development at the United Nations (SDSN) and the Earth Institute at Columbia University have determined Uzbekistan 49 th place in the ranking of the happiest countries.
The National Park of Uzbekistan named after Alisher Navoi hosted celebrations dedicated to the national holiday Navruz.
Gaining the independence by Uzbekistan enabled to restore historical justice, the names of our great ancestors and their rich heritage. Sahibkiran Amir Temur - a symbol of bravery, courage and wisdom, the Uzbek people’s national pride toke a special place in it.
On February 23, 2016 at the Scientific-Educational Center of Corporate Governance, the International Conference dedicated to adoption of the Corporate Governance Code arranged by the Ministry of Economy of the Republic of Uzbekistan, State Competition Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan and the Scientific-Educational Center of Corporate Governance.
2016 year is declared as a healthy mother and a healthy child year
On March 15-18, 2016, the Delegation of the Republic of Uzbekistan headed by the Minister of Foreign Affairs Abdulaziz Kamilov have participated in the meeting of the SCO Council of National Coordinators in Beijing.