Water resources are the basis for sustainable development and future progress
The International conference “Towards the 6th World Water Forum – joint action towards water security” opened in Tashkent on 12 May. It is supported by the World Water Council in the framework of the global process of preparation to the forthcoming forum, to take place in March 2012 in Marseille (France).
Entrepreneurs receive additional support
President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov signed a resolution on 12 May on improvement of the order of organization and state registration of the entrepreneurship entities.
Head of Tashkent underground holds press conference
The head of the state unitary enterprise Toshkent Metropoliteni (Tashkent underground) Bakhtiyor Sadykov and other company officials gave a press conference on Thursday.
Seminar discusses organization of summer vacation for children
A seminar-meeting, devoted to the organization of children’s summer holidays, was held in Tashkent.
Islam Karimov receives Miguel Angel Moratinos at Oqsaroy
On 12 May, President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov received the deputy of the lower house of the Spanish Parliament (Congress of Deputies), former Spanish Foreign Minister Miguel Angel Moratinos at Oqsaroy Residence in Tashkent.
Uzbek boxers reach semifinals
At the international boxing tournament in memory of honored coach of Uzbekistan Sydney Jackson, held in the capital’s sports complex “Uzbekistan”, Uzbek athletes continued their winning streak.
The success of Uzbek athletes
National team of Uzbekistan of Shotokan Karate-do has successfully participated in international competitions in Russia and Kazakhstan.
Commission discusses drafts of media related bills
In accordance with the decree of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan “On measures to implement the concept of further deepening of democratic reforms and formation of civil society in the country in reforming the field of information and freedom of expression and information” from 14 January, 2011, Cabinet of Ministers held its regular meeting of the commission to develop regulations.
International tennis tournament ends in Bukhara
The traditional international tennis tournament in the direction of the ITF among women with $25,000 USD prize money ended in Bukhara.
Desire as key to success
As the result of work conducted to promote sports in Uzbekistan, particularly gymnastics, the ranks of talented girls who defend the honor of the country in international sporting arenas are increasing.
“Uzbekistan steadily goes to its great future”
Uzbekistan, with its picturesque nature, rich spiritual heritage, history, ancient culture and art, generous and hospitable people has always attracted the attention of foreign tourists. Consistent work in dynamic development of tourism and peaceful and prosperous life are an important factor in expanding the flow of foreign visitors to Uzbekistan. UzA correspondent interviewed several foreign guests in this regard.
The modern medical institution
Large-scale reforms implemented under the leadership of President Karimov to protect public health, improve the quality of health services, strengthen the material-technical base of health systems provide positive results in Uzbekistan.
"Under the blue sky" exhibition opens
An art exhibition of Abduvali Muminov titled “Under the blue sky” opened at the National Arts Center in Tashkent. It was organized by the Fund Forum of Culture and Arts of Uzbekistan jointly with Association of Artists, Art Critics and Craftsmen of Uzbekistan.
Ulyana Trofimova wins third place at rhythmic gymnastics competition
The leader of Uzbek national team, Ulyana Trofimova took the third place in the exercises with ball at the next stage of world cup competition in rhythmic gymnastics, which was held in Kiev, Ukraine.
French delegation meets chairman of Senate
On 10 May, French delegation led by Andre Dule, the chairman of the parliamentary friendship group France – Central Asia, met with the chairman of Senate of Oliy Majlis of Uzbekistan Ilgizar Sobirov in Tashkent.
Guzal Hubbieva wins silver medal in running to short distance
In the prestigious international competitions in Athletics, held in the Japanese city of Kawasaki, amateurs and professionals were pleased with the winner of many international tournaments in the run for short distances Guzal Hubbieva from Uzbekistan.
National team wins three medals in canoe competition
National team of Uzbekistan won one gold and two silver medals in the first stage of the competitions of world cup in rowing and canoeing, held in Poznan, Poland.
Soul glorious, memory sacred in this august land
Pronounced on President Islam Karimov’s initiative, 9 May – Day of Memory and Glory is widely celebrated in Uzbekistan as a nation-wide holiday.
Art exhibition opens in Tashkent
Art exhibition devoted to the Day of Memory and Honour was organized at the Central Exhibition Hall of the Academy of Arts of Uzbekistan.
International akyns competition held in Tashkent
International competition of akyns (folk singers) titled Aytishuv – 2011 was held at Istiqlol Palace in Tashkent. The event was devoted to the 20th anniversary of Uzbekistan’s independence.