Delegation of the Academic Musical Drama Theatre of Naryn region in Kyrgyzstan led by the State Advisor to the President of the Kyrgyz Republic on cultural and spirituality issues, people's writer of Kyrgyzstan Sultan Rayev arrived in Tashkent.
Since the last year, Uzbekistan launched 17 investment projects worth $3.1 billion to meet the needs for mineral fertilizers. In addition, in order to diversify the chemical industry until 2025, 17 more projects worth $4.2 billion will be implemented.
On October 16, the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev held a meeting on issues of accelerated development of the chemical industry, attracting foreign investment and modern technologies into the sphere.
On October 16, 2018, Special Representative of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan for Afghanistan Ismatulla Irgashev met with Deputy Foreign Minister of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan Nasir Ahmad Andisha who arrived in Uzbekistan on a working visit, in Termez.
The Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Uzbekistan hosted a press conference with participation of a delegation led by famous Turkish screenwriter, producer, and director of Ertuğrul TV series Mehmet Bozdağ.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Uzbekistan organized a visit of Kazakhstan’s business delegation led by the Chairman of the Board of the Chamber of Commerce of Kazakhstan Ayan Yerenov to Uzbekistan.
According to preliminary data, in January-September 2018, enterprises of Uzbekistan produced industrial products for 151,2 trillion soum, the growth rate compared to the same period last year amounted to 110,8%.
There are 120 Uzbekistan – Russia joint ventures in Tashkent region. It is noteworthy that 30 of these enterprises, operating in the fields of industry, construction, trade, services and others, were created this year.
On October 15, 2018, a meeting with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria Naceur Boucherit was held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan.
Tashkent hosted international conference on prevention of noncommunicable diseases in Uzbekistan. The event was organized by the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Uzbekistan and the World Health Organization.
Tashkent hosted an event to award winners of the eighth Tashkent International Biennale of Contemporary Art, organized by the Academy of Arts of Uzbekistan and dedicated to the Year of supporting active entrepreneurship, innovative ideas and technologies.
Deputy Minister for Foreign Trade Sahib Saifnazarov held negotiations with business representatives of the State of Qatar led by the Chairman and Managing Director of Barwa Bank Sheikh Mohammad Bin Hamad Bin Jassim Al Thani.
On October 17-19, an international conference on “Democratization of legislation and law enforcement practice in the criminal and criminal procedure spheres: Uzbekistan’s experience” will be held in Tashkent.