A second conference on cooperation among Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) participating states and observer nations in combating international terrorism and extremism took place in the city of Tashkent on November 18, 2014, chaired by Zhang Xinfeng, Director of Executive Committee of the Regional Anti-Terrorism Structure.
President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov at the Oqsaroy on November 11 received the Chairperson of the American-Uzbekistan Chamber of Commerce (AUCC) Carolyn Lamm, who arrived in our country to attend an AUCC regular meeting.
On October 10, the Legislative Chamber of Uzbekistan’s Oliy Majlis hosted a Chinese delegation led by Wang Zhengwei, Deputy Chairman of the National Committee of the People’s Political Consultative Conference – Chairman of State Ethnic Affairs Commission of the People’s Republic of China.
At it regular session, the Central Election Commission of the Republic of Uzbekistan discussed issues pertaining to the establishment of polling stations abroad and the accreditation of journalists for the coverage of elections to the Oliy Majlis, the regional, district and city Kengashes (Councils) of people’s representatives.
Among the great scientists who made a tremendous contribution to the evolution of world civilization, a special place is attributed to the scholar and encyclopedist Abu Ali ibn Sino (also known as Avicenna). His works in the fields of medicine, literature, music, mathematics, astronomy, chemistry, geography, psychology and philosophy are topical even today.
Initiated by President Islam Karimov, an international conference “Cooperation in the Region of the Aral Sea Basin to Alleviate the Impact of the Environmental Catastrophe” took place on October 28-29 in the city of Urgench.
The State Conservatory of Uzbekistan has hosted an official award ceremony of the victors and winners of international contest of folk instrument players “Ona Yurt Ohanglari” (Melodies of the Native Land).