Chinese company to build solar photoelectric station in Samarkand

JSC "Uzbekenergo" has announced the results of the International tender under the project "Building solar photoelectric power plant of 100 MW in Samarkand region".

Year of Achievements and Realized Hopes

The countdown of the passing 2016 has started. It is the year of the 25th anniversary of Uzbekistan's independence. The year of enormous achievements in all areas of life, tackled problems and upsurge. The year of realized hopes.

Scientific achievements are a significant factor of development

President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev met with leading scientists of our country on the eve of the New Year- on 30 December 2016.

Legal framework of NGEI activities in Uzbekistan

In our country issues of transfer of knowledge to the young generation, bringing them up to be physically and morally perfect individuals, as well as raising the state youth policy to a higher level corresponding to modern requirements are treated as a priority.

Tourism development concept for 2017-2021 discussed

The State Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan on development of tourism held a round table meeting, which addressed the issue of execution of the Presidential Decree "On measures to ensure accelerated development of the tourism industry of the Republic of Uzbekistan" and the concept of tourism industry development in 2017-2021.

Essence of adopted laws explained to population

Committees of the Legislative Chamber of the Oliy Majlis on legislation and judicial and legal affairs, the Committee on information and communication technologies, together with the Ministry of justice held a round table on "Legal mechanisms on explaining the nature and meaning of laws to the population".

Chinese media: Uzbekistan has a competitive workforce

Recently a construction of a new enterprise for the production and deep processing of glass has begun in cooperation with China's “Ming Yuan Silu” in the free economic zone "Jizzakh". This event has been widely covered in the PRC mass media.

Training from the Manufacturer

Leading global manufacturer of textile equipment Rieter has set up a qualification improvement center with the objective of training promising specialists for the employees of enterprises, which use its output.

Uzbekistan-Kyrgyzstan: New horizons of partnership

President of the Kyrgyz Republic Almazbek Atambaev arrived in Samarkand on 24 December with a working visit.

"Uzbekistan is on the verge of becoming one of the most competitive countries of the world"

In the Polish city of Lublin the presentation of the economic potential of the CIS countries, including Uzbekistan, has been conducted in the framework of a congress of the members of the Lublin Business Club.

Protecting the rights and interests of entrepreneurs: the experience of Uzbekistan and international practice

During the years of independence in Uzbekistan has formed a mixed economy, in which the leading role is played by small businesses and private entrepreneurship.

Priorities of Modernization

In the near future, pharmaceutical companies of Uzbekistan intend to invest more than $220 million in projects on the establishment of new and modernization of existing capacities.

Talented students and active teachers given awards

At the Tashkent state agrarian university, a ceremony has taken place to give awards to talented students and active professors and teachers who achieved weighty successes in science, education, culture, sport and the social sphere in the year 2016.

Pirimkul Kadyrov’s "Yulduzli tunlar" presented in Islamabad

In Pakistani society, particularly political and academic circles treat the historical and cultural heritage of Uzbekistan with particular respect. There is no exception here the work of the great statesman Zakhiriddin Muhammad Babur.

Uzbekistan Welcomes Guests

Domestic hotels and travel agents have been granted new benefits and preferences.

A New Agreement within ESCAP

Within the framework of the Ministerial Conference on Transport organized by the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), the representatives of Russia, China and Mongolia have signed an intergovernmental agreement on road freight transportation along the new Asian transport corridor.

Steel Mains of the Country

The domestic railway sector has scheduled the implementation of big projects on electrification, as well as building and reconstruction of more than 960 km of railway in the next five years.

The Expanding Geography of Exports

Products under the brand «Made in Uzbekistan» have been occupying a worthy place in the world market. The reason once again to witness this fact was the international exhibition World Food Expo Korea-2016 in Seoul that presented products of Uzbek companies.

Competitive Markets

The International Forum “Week of Eurasia-2016” has gathered in Paris the representatives of governments, business and expert circles of OECD member states and countries participating in its programs. The delegation of Uzbekistan presented the possibilities of economic cooperation and investment potential of the country.

Women of Uzbekistan lavished with care and attention

Honouring women and showing special respect for them are noble qualities characteristic of Uzbek people. As a result of weighty work being carried out in Uzbekistan on raising women’s status in society, they are achieving big successes in all spheres.

The UN informs the international community on the results of the presidential elections in Uzbekistan

At the United Nations Headquarters in New York the information about the results of the elections of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan has been disseminated as an official document of the 71th session of the General Assembly in the six official UN languages.

Senate Convenes for General Session

15 issues on the agenda, including five laws, have been considered at the eighth plenary session of the Senate of Oliy Majlis held in Tashkent.

Visit to Embassy of Russia

On December 20, 2016, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan Abdulaziz Kamilov visited the Embassy of the Russian Federation in Tashkent.

The Eastern Riches

Pomegranate… In the East, this is not only a huge pink fruits with peels, flaying which you have the red and juicy grains. Pomegranate is a symbol of prosperity, fertility, wealth, and family. The theme of pomegranate has always been, is and will be relevant. Therefore, the organizers chose this theme, calling the exhibition ‘The Flower of the pomegranate I will weave in a braid…’ that has been opened in the Exhibition Hall of the Alisher Navoi National Park.

President receives UK Foreign Office minister

President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev received Minister of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs of the United Kingdom Alan Duncan on 16 December.

New head of Bukhara region appointed

President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev signed a decree on 16 december on appointing Uktam Barnoev as acting hokim (head of administration) of Bukhara region.

Address by Shavkat Mirziyoyev at the joint session of the Chambers of Oliy Majlis dedicated to a Solemn Ceremony of Assuming the Post of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan

Assalomu Alaykum, dear compatriots!
Dear Chairman of the Senate and the senators!
Esteemed Speaker and the deputies!
Ladies and gentlemen!
First of all, addressing to you, my dears, and in your person to our entire nation, allow me time and again to express gratitude from the bottom of my heart to my all fellow countrymen, who have laid a high trust in me and elected to the post of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan.


A joint session of bоth chambers of the Oliy Majlis, dedicated to the solemn ceremony of the inauguration of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan, opened in Tashkent.

Presidential election results announced

On 9 December this year, a session of the Central Electoral Commission took place. The session looked at the results of the 4 December 2016 elections of President of the Republic of Uzbekistan.