On August 3, the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev held a meeting devoted to issues of expansion of vineyards and development of winemaking, increasing production and export of wine industry products.
Specific forms of business assistance to the important affair of development of culture and art in the country are approved by the resolution of the President of Uzbekistan “On measures of creating conditions for the development of public-private partnership in the sphere of culture and art” of August 1, 2018.
An extended meeting devoted to discussion of the draft law “On the state customs service” in a new version was held at the Committee of the Legislative Chamber of the Oliy Majlis of the Republic of Uzbekistan on Defense and Security.
On August 2, Tashkent hosted a roundtable discussion on “Uzbekistan and Tajikistan: prospects for cultural and humanitarian cooperation”, organized within the framework of the visit of the delegation led by the Minister of Culture of the Republic of Tajikistan Shamsiddin Orumbekzoda.
During the official visit of the Uzbek delegation to France for participation in the VII session of the Intergovernmental Commission on Trade and Economic Cooperation, the current state of trade relations between the two countries was analyzed and prospective directions for the development of bilateral trade were determined.
In order to further promote tourism potential of Uzbekistan in Malaysia, including, pilgrimage tourism opportunities, the Embassy of Uzbekistan in Kuala Lumpur provided a broadcast of a story about Uzbekistan within the framework of Assalamualaikum morning program on the leading state Islamic TV channel of Malaysia TV Alhijrah.
On August 2, within the framework of MATTA International Fair, which will be held on September 7-9 in Kuala Lumpur, the State Committee for Tourism Development jointly with the Embassy of Malaysia and Uzbekistan Airways organized a B2B meeting with tour operators of Uzbekistan and Malaysia.
On August 2, 2018, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan Abdulaziz Kamilov received the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Turkmenistan Shiri Shiriyev, completing his diplomatic mission.
On August 1, a meeting with the delegation led by the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates of the State of Palestine Riad al-Malki was held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan.
The State Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan for Tourism Development jointly with the Interactive System Company began the development and implementation of the project of “Hospitality Contract” program – system for monitoring and managing the service quality.
On July 31, 2018, a meeting with representatives of the Saudi company Ajlan & Bros. was held at the Ministry for Development of Information Technologies and Communications of the Republic of Uzbekistan.
The Embassy of the Republic of Uzbekistan in Moscow facilitated the inclusion of Uzbekistan in the list of participants of the National Geographic Travel Awards for the best tourist destinations and hotels of 2018 in “Gastronomic tourism” nomination.
A delegation led by the leading expert of the WHO Regional Office for Europe Melitta Jakab, comprehensively studying the ongoing medico-social reforms in the country, is preparing proposals on the draft Concept, which is being developed on radically improvement of the healthcare system.
At the meeting devoted to issues of accelerating development of cotton plant, re-cropping, efficient use of household plot and export of agricultural products, the unsatisfactory state of work on concluding contracts for purchasing re-crop products with processing enterprises, exporters and procuring organizations was noted.
Issues of completion of re-cropping on the areas released from grain, acceleration of work on signing contracts and payment of advance payments were considered at the meeting, held on July 31 under the chairmanship of President Shavkat Mirziyoyev.
The number of insects and pests has increased this year due to adverse environmental conditions. Scientists have found that the survival rate of bollworms after wintering is 76 percent, which is the highest in recent years.
On July 31, a meeting on the issues of accelerating development of cotton plant, re-cropping, efficient use of household plot and export of agricultural products was held under the chairmanship of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev.