Speech by the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan H.E. Mr. Shavkat Mirziyoyev at the 75th Session of the United Nations General Assembly

LADIES AND GENTLEMEN!
The seventy-fifth session of the General Assembly is being held for the first time in the history of the United Nations in a completely new format – an online videoconferencing due to the coronavirus pandemic.
September 23, 2020

Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan MFA hold political consultations

On September 21, 2020, another round of political consultations between the foreign ministries of Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan was held via videoconference, Uzbekistan MFA reports.
September 22, 2020

Effectiveness of reforms in plant quarantine analyzed

On September 21, President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev held a meeting to analyze the effectiveness of reforms in plant quarantine.
September 21, 2020

The President to take part in UN General Assembly’s 75th session

On 23 September, President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev will take part in the highest level general political debates at the 75th session of the United Nations General Assembly.
September 2, 2020

Social support in the fight against poverty

In the message of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan to the Oliy Majlis on January 24, 2020, the fight against poverty was identified as a priority task. It was emphasized that "poverty reduction requires the implementation of a comprehensive economic and social policy - from stimulating entrepreneurial activity to mobilizing the abilities and potential of the population, creating new jobs".

SAMARKAND STATE UNIVERSITY IS THE SUCCESSOR OF ULUGBEK MADRASAH

Central Asia, especially today’s Uzbekistan, has historically existed as an ancient cradle of science, culture and art. This also mentioned in pre-Islamic sources. In particular, in the Avesta, advanced ideas for the spiritual environment, science and education of the time were put forward. At the same works on astronomy, medicine, law and religion have been written in Aramaic, Sogdian, Turkic, Pahlavi, Khorezmian, Assyrian, Bactrian, Uyghur and Khotani and this scientific legacy has been serving as the basis for a strong civilization.

Key foreign policy priorities of a renewed Uzbekistan

Committed to the development of mutually beneficial relations with all foreign partners, Uzbekistan concentrates its main foreign policy efforts on the most important areas identified in the Strategy of Actions for five priority areas of development of the Republic of Uzbekistan in 2017-2021.

Uzbek and Pakistani experts on the prospects of resolving the situation in Afghanistan

An international virtual conference on “Efforts of Uzbekistan and Pakistan in resolving the situation in Afghanistan: Prospects for mutually beneficial cooperation” has been held.
August 17, 2020

Coronavirus cases surpass 30,000 in Uzbekistan

As of August 10, 10:00, the number of coronavirus infected in Uzbekistan has reached 30,820 (+211) people, the Ministry of Health reports.

Prospects for enhancing cooperation with EBRD discussed

Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Investments and Foreign Trade of the Republic of Uzbekistan Sardor Umurzakov has held talks with EBRD Vice President Alain Pilloux, via videoconference.
August 10, 2020

UzA and IA Dunyo establish cooperation

Memorandum of Cooperation has been signed between Uzbekistan National News Agency (UzA) and Dunyo Information Agency of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan.
August 7, 2020

Tashkent Transport University establishes cooperation with KLU

The Embassy of Uzbekistan in Germany organized a videoconference with participation of the leadership of Tashkent Transport University and Kühne Logistics University (KLU) in Hamburg.
August 6, 2020

Uzbekistan, World Bank discuss cooperation in transborder water management and climate change

On August 5, 2020, representatives of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan and the World Bank held a videoconference to discuss issues of enhancing cooperation in transborder water management and climate change adaptation in Central Asia, Uzbekistan MFA reports.
August 6, 2020

MIFT and IFAD leaders sign an agreement

On August 4 this year, President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) Gilbert Houngboand and Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Investments and Foreign Trade of the Republic of Uzbekistan Sardor Umurzakov signed a financing agreement in the amount of $47 million within the framework of the 2nd phase of the project “Diversification and Modernization of Agriculture”, via videoconference.
August 5, 2020

Ismatulla Irgashev attends a virtual conference on Afghanistan

On August 4, 2020, Special Representative of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan for Afghanistan Ismatulla Irgashev attended a virtual conference on Afghanistan “Strengthening Consensus for Peace”, organized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of IRA, Uzbekistan MFA reports.
August 5, 2020

President critically reviews the efforts to contain the pandemic

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev is chairing a videoconference devoted to the work undertaken in Uzbekistan to combat the coronavirus pandemic.
August 4, 2020

President: Musa Erniyazov was a heroic leader of a heroic people

The mourning ceremony in tribute to the Hero of Uzbekistan Musa Erniyazov has taken place in the city of Nukus, Karakalpakstan.
August 1, 2020

President congratulates people of Uzbekistan on Qurban Hayit

Shavkat Mirziyoyev sincerely, wholeheartedly congratulated the entire Muslim Ummah of the country and all the people on the holy holiday Qurban Hayit (Eid al-Adha), expressed his best wishes.
July 31, 2020

Congratulations on Qurban Hayit

Leaders of foreign countries and international organizations, prominent state, public and religious figures have been sending congratulations on the occasion of Qurban Hayit to the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev.
July 31, 2020

Uzbekistan delegation meets with Turkey’s FM

A meeting was held between Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Investments and Foreign Trade of Uzbekistan Sardor Umurzakov and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkey Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu, in Ankara.
29.07.2020

Humanitarian aid from Germany to Uzbekistan

At the initiative of the Embassy of Uzbekistan in Germany and with the assistance of Friedensdorf International, a humanitarian campaign has been carried out aimed at supporting the medical and social institutions of Uzbekistan in their fight against the coronavirus, providing assistance to the population of Syrdarya region affected by the man-made disaster.
29.07.2020

Abdulaziz Kamilov meets with Head of EU Delegation

On July 28, 2020, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan Abdulaziz Kamilov received the Head of the EU delegation to Uzbekistan, Ambassador Eduards Stiprais on the occasion of the completion of his mission to Uzbekistan, MFA reports.
28.07.2020

Humanitarian aid from Germany

A humanitarian cargo from Germany has landed at Tashkent International Airport named after Islam Karimov.
28.07.2020

Increasing the coverage of the population with medical care considered

On July 27, President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev heard a report on the work carried out to counter the coronavirus pandemic in the city of Tashkent, to increase the effectiveness of the fight against the spread of infection and the coverage of the population with qualitative and timely medical care.
28.07.2020

WHO provides humanitarian aid to Uzbekistan worth more than $4 million

A humanitarian cargo arrived in Uzbekistan, purchased by WHO headquarters through the COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund, totaling more than $4 million and weighing about 85 tons.
24.07.2020

Joint meeting of the Interdepartmental Commission

On July 21 this year, a joint meeting of the Interdepartmental Commission for working with WTO and the Negotiating Group on accession of the Republic of Uzbekistan to the World Trade Organization was held via videoconference. The meeting was chaired by the Chairman of the Commission, Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Uzbekistan S. Umurzakov.
23.07.2020

Meeting with OSCE Secretary General

Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan Sherzod Asadov has met with OSCE Secretary General Thomas Greminger and Chair of the OSCE Permanent Council Igli Hasani, in Vienna.

According to Uzbekistan MFA, the current state and prospects for further deepening Uzbekistan's cooperation with OSCE were discussed during the talks.

Protecting public health and economic stability are top priorities

A videoconference on preventing the spread of coronavirus infection and ensuring economic stability in the regions has been also held today under the chairmanship of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev.
21.07.2020

BVMW opens a Representative Office in Uzbekistan

The Embassy of Uzbekistan in Germany hosted a meeting with the CEO of the German Association for Small and Medium Businesses (BVMW), Markus Jerger.
20.07.2020

President reviews the current responses to COVID-19 in the country

President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev has begun the working week with a deep critical analysis of the work being carried out in the country to counter coronavirus infection.
20.07.2020

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