Projects for Yashnabad

The Agency for Science and Technology of the Republic has hosted a meeting on discussing the list of the most effective innovative developments for introduction in the Yashnabad Technopark.

Tashkent and Shanghai districts establish partnership

The delegation of Yangpu district (Shanghai) of the PRC has arrived in Tashkent to establish a partnership with the Sergeli district of the capital, according to the newspaper Narodnoe Slovo.

Uzbekistan's GDP exceeds 102,7 trillion soums in 1H

The State Statistics Committee of Uzbekistan summed up the socio-economic development of the country in January-June 2017. According to the data, the volume of GDP in the reporting period exceeded 102,7 trillion soums, having increased in comparison with the similar period of 2016 by 7%.

USAID helps link Uzbek farmers with the world

During the 2017 cherry season in Uzbekistan, USAID partnered with Uzbek cherry entrepreneurs to open new export markets in Europe and South Asia.

Ensuring sustainable development of the economy – an important factor of improving the well-being of the population

On August 4, 2017, a videoconference under the chairmanship of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev was held. It was dedicated to implementation of major and significant investment projects included in the Investment program for 2017, expected outcomes on the results of the current year, as well as execution of tasks identified during the trips of the head of our state to Andijan region and Chilanzar district of the city of Tashkent.

IPC Sessions: Tax Policy and Social Issues

One of the most important conditions for the accelerated development of the economy, the formation of a favorable climate for entrepreneurial activity, the improvement of the investment environment, expansion of production and services is the tax system that meets modern requirements.

Among the Global Best in Mathematics

At the international competitions in mathematics that have taken place in the Indian city of Lucknow, Uzbek schoolchildren earned two gold and two silver medals, while the team overall secured the second position.

Towards the Future with High-Tech Projects

At the beginning of 2017 Chirchik Transformer Plant JSC was included in the group of companies O’zelektroapparat-Electroshield JSC. Experienced employees of the plant notice that within the last two months the process gets activated: production volumes increase and the plant goes ready to arrange the manufacture of new products. Uzbekistan Today correspondents visited the plant to get acquainted with the situation.

Ecological movement of Uzbekistan sums up results of 9 years of activity

On August 2, the International Press Club held a press conference dedicated to the ninth anniversary of the establishment of the Ecological movement of Uzbekistan.

Representatives of "National Geographic Traveler" visit Uzbekistan

The representatives of the London office of the American magazine "National Geographic Traveler" visited our country on 26-31 July, with a goal to promote the rich cultural and historical heritage and tourism potential of Uzbekistan.

They prepared a special report on the culture of Uzbekistan, historical, architectural and tourist attractions, as well as on the work of the famous artist V. Useinov.

The journalists visited the workshops of Uzbek artists, the Museum of applied arts, visited the Old town and Chorsu market.

Tashkent set to host International Insurance and Reinsurance Forum in October

Information-Rating Agency SAIPRO said it will hold regular X Tashkent International Insurance and Reinsurance Forum between 5 - 8 October 2017.

Tourist flow from China to Uzbekistan set to increase

First Deputy Chairman of the State Tourism Committee R. Usmanov met with the leadership of the State administration for tourism affairs of the PRC, on 1 August in Beijing.

Meeting with Ambassador of Republic of Korea

A meeting with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Korea Kwon Yongwoo was held on August 4, 2017, at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan.

In Compliance with All Requirements and Standards

At present, Uzbekistan has been undertaking measures to uplift the payment culture in electricity supply and consumption sector, which provide for the installation of new and replacement of existing meters that do not meet the established requirements.

Backbone of Progress

On 27 June 2017, President of the Republic of Uzbekistan signed a decree on the arrangement of celebratory activities occasioned to the 26th anniversary of national independence.

UN Secretary-General sent message to President of Uzbekistan

His Excellency
Mr. Shavkat Mirziyoyev
President of the Republic of Uzbekistan

It was a great honour to meet with you, and I thank you, your Government and the people of the Republic of Uzbekistan for the excellent hospitality and warm welcome during my recent visit.

Uzbekistan intends to improve its position in WB rating

The System impact assessment regulations portal has posted the draft resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers "On additional measures for further improvement of the ranking of the Republic of Uzbekistan in the annual World Bank's "Doing business" report”.

"Uzbekugol" and "Shargunkumir" transferred to JSC "Uzbekiston Temir Yullari"

A presidential decree dated 26 July approved measures to improve governance structures and increase the efficiency of activity of enterprises of the coal industry.

President of Uzbekistan congratulates President of India

The President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev congratulated Ram Nath Kovind on being elected the President the Republic of India.

Commemorative events in memory of the First President of Uzbekistan were held in our country

Today – on the eve of the 26th anniversary of independence of our Motherland – commemorative events were held in all regions of our country in memory of the First President of the Republic of Uzbekistan, the great state and political figure Islam Abduganiyevich Karimov.

Expanding Access to Academic Information

The Ministry of Higher and Secondary Education has hosted a presentation of the possibilities of the international abstract database Web of Science (WOS), one of the world's largest citations indexing and analysis citations of the most diverse scientific publications in the scientific fields.

More Opportunities for Business

41 state property objects have been transferred to business entities at zero cost in Jizzakh region in 2015-2017.

New Mechanical Engineering Center Created

As a part of the investment project "Creation of a design bureau with pilot production" the LLC “Agrosanoatmashinjiniring” operating in the structure of the Joint-stock company "Uzagrotekhsanoatholding" was renamed to the LLC "Design and Technology Center of Agricultural Machinery".

Farmers to Equip With Smart Cards

A network of monitoring centers for farms specializing in cotton and other oilseeds has opened in Uzbekistan.

New Emergency Medical Dispatch Services to Start Operating in 2019

The Program of measures on the organization of the Coordination Dispatch Services of the Republican Scientific Center for Emergency Medical Care and its territorial branches has been approved.

‘Under the Shadow of Lime Tree Alleys…’ Premieres

Soloists of the Alisher Navoi State Academic Grand Theater, led by the director, the Honored Art Worker of Uzbekistan, Andrei Slonim, for the third time successfully performed in the traditional 16th International Festival ‘Royal Days’ in Russia’s Yekaterinburg.

NAEMM and KBS Joint Efforts to Shoot Films about Uzbekistan and Korea

The National Association of Electronic Mass Media of Uzbekistan and one of the major broadcasters of the Republic of Korea signed a cooperation agreement.

The National Day of Uzbekistan to Be Held within EXPO 2017 in Astana

Uzbekistan plans to hold its National Day on September 5 as part of the International Specialized Exhibition EXPO 2017.

President of Uzbekistan received the Minister of National Defense of Turkey

On July 26, President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev received the Minister of National Defense of the Republic of Turkey Nurettin Canikli, who is in our country on an official visit.

Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation launches seminar in Fergana city

Within the framework of the "Rural Water Supply and Sanitation” project (RWSS) of the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC), a two-day seminar "Community Water Supply Management System in Uzbekistan: Experience, Challenges and Further Developments " was launched in Fergana city on July 25, 2017.