South Korean scientist studying Alpomysh
Young researcher of the Alisher Navoi Language and Literature Institute of the Sciences Academy of Uzbekistan Eunkyung Oh arrived in Uzbekistan one year ago. The topic of her research is a comparative analysis of the Uzbek and Korean heroic epos based on dastans Alpomysh and Jumong.
Switzerland to help train water management specialists
An Uzbek-Swiss agreement on implementation of the project “Development of professional skills in the field of water management in Uzbekistan” was signed in Tashkent.
Surkhandarya to host women’s sports festival
The sixth national women’s sports festival will be held on 21-23 July in Termez, Surkhandarya region.
Kurash championship held
Uzbekistan national kurash championship among young people born in 1992-93 was held in Jizzakh.
Parliament’s chambers hold joint session
The joint session of the Senate and the Legislative Chamber of the Oliy Majlis of Uzbekistan was held on 15 July.
Improvement of housing legislation considered
The Committee of the Legislative Chamber of the Oliy Majlis of Uzbekistan for Industry, Construction and Trade held a session to discuss the current legislation in the field of housing relations and its further development.
Irismetov among world’s top scorers
The International Federation of Football History and Statistics (IFFHS) announced a new list of players who scored the highest number of goals in major leagues of national championships.
Victory of Uzbek tennis players in Europe
Akgul Amanmuradova of Uzbekistan is participating in the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) series international tournament in the Italian city of Palermo.
Development of photography discussed
The conference on “Development and prospects of Uzbek photography” was held at the Tashkent House of Photography.
His Excellency Mr. Islam Karimov, President of the Republic of Uzbekistan
Excellency, Dear President Karimov, I write to express my profound gratitude for the support of your Government and your congratulatory letter following the renewal of my mandate as Secretary-General of the United Nations.
Justin Yifu Lin: Uzbekistan achieves high growth thanks to wise policy
Justin Yifu Lin, World Bank Chief Economist and Senior Vice President for Development Economics, made an official visit to Uzbekistan on 7-10 July.
Juniors football team members awarded
President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov signed an order on 11 July on awarding the members of the juniors football team (U-17) who participated in the world cup in Mexico.
President decrees on increasing salaries, pensions
President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov signed a decree on 7 July on increasing the sizes of the salaries, pensions, stipends and social allowances.
Juniors football team returns from Mexico
Junior football team (U-17) of Uzbekistan, which became one of the eight strongest teams at the World Cup in Mexico, returned to Tashkent on 8 July.
Victory of Uzbek boxers
Traditional international boxing tournament started in the Ukrainian city of Mariupol.
Continuing traditions of dynasty
National handicraft has been developing in Margilan since ancient times. The local masters are especially known for their silk fabrics.
Most active outworker competition held in Fergana region
The final stage of the competition “The most active outworker” was held in Fergana region. The contest, organized in cooperation with the regional association of trade unions, women’s committee and the Department of Labor and Social Welfare, was attended by 18 female outworkers, who won in city and district stages.
President receives credentials from ambassadors
President Islam Karimov on July 5 at the Oqsaroy received credentials of newly appointed Ambassadors Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary in the Republic of Uzbekistan – Jiang Xiao of the People’s Republic of China, George Krol of the United States of America, Le Mang Luan of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, and Anvarbek Mokeev of Kyrgyz Republic.
Round-table discusses social partnership
Tashkent hosted a round-table dedicated to social partnership and development of civil society, as well as discussion of the bill “On Social Partnership.” It was organized by Ombudsman of Oliy Majlis for Human Rights in cooperation with the OSCE Projects Coordinator in Uzbekistan.
Uzbekistan Culture Days to be held in China
The Uzbekistan Culture Days will be held in China from 6 to 11 July with participation of the famous artists, musicians and dancers of Uzbekistan.