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Process on Andijan events to be transparent

03.06.09 23:12 | Politics

President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov signed an order on 3 June on creating a commission headed by Prosecutor general Rashitjon Kadyrov to hold the open court hearings of the criminal case launched on the terrorist acts in Andijan and Khanabad on 26 May.

Uzbekistan, Brazil expanding cooperation

29.05.09 4:50 | Politics

President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov arrived on an official visit to Brazil on 27 May on the invitation of this country’s President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva. On 28 May President of Uzbekistan held talks with President of Brazil. The leaders exchanged views on issues of Uzbek-Brazilian relations, as well as regional and international problems.

President Islam Karimov holds negotiations in Madrid

27.05.09 19:51 | Politics

As reported earlier, President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov left with an official visit for Brazil on 26 May. On his way to the Latin American country, the head of the state made a stopover in the Spanish capital Madrid.

President leaves for Brazil

26.05.09 15:54 | Politics

President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov left for Brazil with an official visit on 26 May on the invitation of this country’s President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva.

International recognition of Uzbek model of reforms

23.05.09 12:21 | Business

Tashkent hosted the international conference devoted to examining the Uzbek model of reforms and the experience of forming the stable national economy on 22 May. The focus of the forum was on the book of the President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov titled “The world financial and economic crisis. Ways and measures to overcome the crisis in Uzbekistan”.

Cooks and confectioners' contest held

22.05.09 12:19 | Society

Tashkent city administration in cooperation with Inter Tashkent Expo company and Osiyo Ramzi, Fashion Designers Association of Uzbekistan, held a competition of cooks and confectioners called “Wedding Ceremonies”.

Protection of children’s rights considered

21.05.09 20:54 | Politics

The Legislative Chamber of Oliy Majlis of Uzbekistan hosted a seminar on the role of parliament in the implementation on the Convention on the rights of the child and other international agreements related to protection of children’s rights.

Malaysian delegation visits Uzbekistan

20.05.09 18:56 | Politics

The Speaker of the Malaysian Parliament’s House of Representatives Tan Sri Pandikar Amin Haji Mulia is on a visit in Uzbekistan. On 20 May, he met the Speaker of the Legislative Chamber of Oliy Majlis of Uzbekistan Dilorom Tashmuhamedova.

Renewable energy sources development considered

18.05.09 20:54 | Business

Conference on use of renewable energy sources was held at the National press center of Uzbekistan. The event was organized by the Senate Committee for agriculture and environment jointly with Ecological movement and the State nature protection committee.

President signs resolution on supporting small business

18.05.09 19:41 | Politics

President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov signed a resolution on 15 May 2009 on measures to further support and develop entrepreneurship. The document envisages introduction of a number of additional preferences for small business and private entrepreneurs.

Tax policy in conditions of world crisis discussed

15.05.09 18:53 | Business

The conference devoted to priority areas of liberalization of tax policy in the process of modernizing the economy and the role of fiscal mechanisms in overcoming the negative impact of the world financial and economic crisis was held in Tashkent.

Presidents sign joint communiqué

11.05.09 17:01 | Politics

The presidents of Uzbekistan and South Korea Islam Karimov and Lee Myung-Bak held face-to-face talks on 11 May at Durmen residence. They considered the current state and perspectives of cooperation between the two countries and exchanged views on problems of regional and international character.

Uzbek-South Korean business forum held

11.05.09 11:15 | Business

The forum of business circles of Uzbekistan and South Korea started on 11 May in Tashkent in the framework of the state visit of the President of South Korea Lee Myung-Bak.

President of South Korea arrives in Uzbekistan

10.05.09 15:17 | Politics

President of the Republic of Korea Lee Myung-Bak arrived in Tashkent on a state visit on 10 May on the invitation of the President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov. President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov welcomed the high-ranking guest at the Tashkent airport.