Third All Army Games start in Uzbekistan
The third All Army Games of military and Olympic sports began in Tashkent and Chirchik. In the event, which will run through 7 May, the teams will gauge forces in military and officer triathlon, kurash, all-round events, track and field athletics, weight sports, volleyball and hand combat.
Innovative ideas and projects fair opens in Tashkent
More than 600 prospective scientific developments and technologies created by Uzbekistan’s scientific institutions and universities are being demonstrated at the first national innovative ideas and projects fair that opened in Tashkent on 30 April. The fair participants include ministries, departments, economic associations, banks, large and small enterprises, farms, scientific and educational establishments, as well as international organizations and financial structures.
Third stage of Gymnastics World Cup ends
The third stage of the Gymnastics World Cup ended in the Slovenian city of Maribor. At the tournament, Anton Fokin of Uzbekistan scored 15,750 points in the drills at the piles and occupied the second place.
President signs resolution on improvement of design and survey works
President of Uzbekistan signed a resolution on 29 April on measurements to improve the activities of the design and survey organizations. The document aims to improve the activities and ensure active participation of the design and survey organizations in implementation of prospective and economically efficient investment solutions, as well as improvement of the quality of developed projects.
National tennis school to be set up in Uzbekistan
President of Uzbekistan signed a resolution on 29 April 2008 on creation of the National Tennis School of Olympic Reserve.
Conference on "Investment potential of solid minerals in Uzbekistan" held
Uzbekistan possesses enormous reserves of virtually all types of minerals. Their increased use is essential for further economic growth, but needs attracting additional investments and advanced technologies. This was discussed at the Tashkent international conference “Investment potential of solid minerals in Uzbekistan”.
Association of Farms of Uzbekistan holds session
The Central Council of the Association of Farms of Uzbekistan held a session in Tashkent to consider the activity in the first quarter of 2008. Private farms have become the main form of agricultural production in Uzbekistan, and the leading force ensuring a stable and efficient development of the sector.
42nd International Mendeleyev chemistry Olympiad opens in Tashkent
The 42nd international Mendeleyev chemistry Olympiad among schoolchildren opened in Tashkent on 29 April. Teams from Uzbekistan, Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Belarus, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Latvia, Estonia, Moldova, Romania and Bulgaria are participating in the event. Deputy Prime Minister of Uzbekistan R.Kasimov attended the opening ceremony of the Olympiad.
National Art Train visits Kashkadarya region
The National Art Train, organized by the Ministry of Cultural and Sports and the railway company O‘zbekiston Temir Yo‘llari, visited Kashkadarya region.
Saodat means happiness
Being a daughter of celebrity parents, especially, the idol of millions, the legend of national boxing Rufat Riskiev, isn’t simple. However, it’s the last thing that bothers Saodat, who, without hesitance, being proud of her father’s success, inherited purposefulness and love of life from her well known world champion father.
Young inventors contest ends
The final stage of the national competition “Young inventor” among schoolchildren took place in Tashkent.
Kamolot hosts Mendeleyev Olympiad participants
The central board of Kamolot youth social movement of Uzbekistan hosted the participants of 42nd Mendeleyev international chemistry Olympiad on 28 April.
Samarkand’s gross regional product increases 11.6%
Gross regional product of Samarkand region increased by 11.6% in the first quarter of 2008, governor U.Barnoyev said at the meeting in the regional administration.
State Arts Institute of Uzbekistan to open branch in Nukus
President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov signed a resolution on 28 April 2008 on opening the Nukus branch of the State Arts Institute of Uzbekistan.
Mendeleyev chemistry Olympiad participants visit Independence Square
Tashkent will host the 42nd Mendeleyev international chemistry Olympiad among schoolchildren during 29 April–4 May. On 28 April, Olympiad participants laid a wreath to the Monument of Independence and Humanism on the Independence Square in Tashkent. The monument symbolizes the freedom, bright future and noble aspirations.
Kapitalbank opens fourth branch in Tashkent
The joint stock commercial bank Kapitalbank opened its fourth branch – Sergeli in Tashkent. Now the bank has seven branches, of which three are located in the regions of Uzbekistan. The Sergeli branch plans to introduce a number of services using modern technologies.
Oman Education Minister visits Tashkent Islamic University
Minister of Education of Oman Yahya Saud Al Sulaimi is on a visit in Uzbekistan. He held a number of meetings in the educational establishments in capital.
Tashkent to host Mendeleyev chemistry Olympiad
Tashkent will host the 42nd Mendeleyev international chemistry Olympiad among schoolchildren during 28 April–4 May. Representatives of Uzbekistan, Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Belarus, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Latvia, Estonia, Moldova, Romania an dBulgaria will participate in the event. They will demonstrate their theoretical knowledge and practical skills in chemistry.
Results of Navoi region’s development in Jan-Mar 2008 considered
Navoi regional administration held a session to consider the results of the region’s development in the first quarter of the year. Navoi regional governor B.Roziyev told meeting participants positive results had been achieved in most sectors of economy.
Gross regional product of Surkhandarya region up 5.1% in 1Q
Gross regional product of Surkhandarya region of Uzbekistan increased by 5.1% in the first quarter of 2008. Industrial production rose by 7.6%, agricultural production by 3.1% and consumer goods production by 19.7%.