Commission for minors under Cabinet of Ministers holds session
The Commission for Minors under the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan held a session at the General Prosecutor’s Office. At the meeting, chaired by General Prosecutor, commission chairman R.Kadyrov, issues of prevention of offences among minors, creating conditions for revelation of their potential and healthy lifestyle in Navoi and Khorezm regions were considered.
Veterans receive assistance worth UZS 45 million in first quarter
Nearly 3 million pensioners currently live in Uzbekistan. 16,000 of them are participants of the war of 1941-1945 and approximately 200,000 are veterans of the home front.
42th Mendeleyev Chemistry Olympiad ends in Tashkent
42th Mendeleyev International Chemistry Olympiad among schoolchildren ended in Tashkent on Sunday. Representatives of Uzbekistan won one gold, one silver and eight bronze medals, taking the first place in the team event. Teams from Uzbekistan, Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Latvia, Estonia, Moldova, Romania and Bulgaria participated in the Olympiad.
Development of prospective scientific research discussed at Senate
The Upper Chamber of the Oliy Majlis of Uzbekistan held a round table on development of advanced research for building high intellectual potential of the society. It was organized by the Committee for science, education, culture and sports of the Senate jointly with the Academy of Sciences and the Ministry of higher and secondary special education.
Journalists from regions of Uzbekistan trained at national publications
Young reporters from the regions of Uzbekistan underwent training at a number of national publications, journalists were told at a press conference in Tashkent. The project was carried out by the Public fund for support and develop independent print media and news agencies of Uzbekistan.
Oltin Qalam winners awarded
The ceremony of awarding the winners of the journalism competition Oltin Qalam (Golden Pen) was held at Turkiston palace in Tashkent on Friday. The event was dedicated to the World Press Freedom Day, observed annually on 3 May. The purpose of the contest is to promote the achievements of national and international journalism, create conditions for journalists demonstrating their civilian position, forming their critical thinking and new approaches.
Mendeleyev Olympiad participants visit Samarkand
The participants of the 42nd International Mendeleyev Chemistry Olympiad visited the city of Samarkand. The trip to the ancient and eternally young city began with placing wreaths to the monument of Amir Temur.
Uzbekistan approves Program of activities devoted to 60th anniversary of Universal Declaration of Human Rights
This year, the international community is celebrating the 60th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, which outlines the basic democratic principles and requirements in the field of human rights and freedoms and has become a political and legal basis for the formation of the entire system of international law in this area.
Lawyers Chamber of Uzbekistan to be set up on the basis of Bar Association
President of the Republic of Uzbekistan signed a decree “On measures to further reform the Bar in the Republic of Uzbekistan” on 1 May 2008.
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.
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.
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.
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.
President signs decree on awarding World War Two veterans
President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov signed a decree on 24 April on providing financial support to the participants of the World War Two of 1941-1945.
Seminar in National Library considers preserving library funds
A seminar on preserving library funds started at the National Library of Uzbekistan named after after Alisher Navoi. It was organized by the Communications and Information Agency of Uzbekistan together with the National Information and Library Centre.
Student Spring 2008 festival to be held in Samarkand in May
Student Spring 2008 festival will be held in Samarkand in May among the students of the universities of Uzbekistan. The event is being organized by the Kamolot youth movement, Ministry of higher and specialized secondary education, Ministry of culture and sports, Professional unions federation and Samarkand regional administration. A number of activities will be held during the festival, including meetings and discussions on sociopolitical, cultural and sports topics.
Project informing about drugs and HIV risks launched
Implementation of the project MEDISSA on informing the population about the risks of drug use and HIV infection started in Uzbekistan. The project is being coordinated by the National information and analytics center for drug control under the Cabinet of Ministers.
90th anniversary of National University of Uzbekistan to be celebrated in September
President Islam Karimov signed a resolution on celebrating the 90th anniversary of the National University of Uzbekistan named after Mirzo Ulugbek in September.