Abu Nasr Mansur ibn Iraq

(mid of XI century, Khorezm, Ghazna). Mathematician and astronomer. Abu Nasr Mansur ibn Iraq was born into a family of Khorezm shahs (governors of Khorezm) called Afrigides.

Continuous Consideration for the Development of Press

The Committee of the Legislative Chamber of Uzbekistan’s Oliy Majlis for Information and Communication Technologies has hosted a roundtable discussion to address the guarantees of state support for mass media in the conditions of market economy and priority dimensions in the perfection of legislation.

British Officials Visit Uzbekistan

Sayeeda Warsi, Senior Minister of Sate for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs of the United Kingdom, held talks April 16 in the Senate of Uzbekistan’s Oliy Majlis.

Millennium Development Goals in Action

The Committee for Information and Communication Technologies of the Legislative Chamber of Uzbekistan’s Oliy Majlis has hosted a meeting to address the role of information sphere in furthering the United Nations Millennium Development Goals (MDG) in the Republic of Uzbekistan.

To Study the Splendid Legacy of Our Great Ancestors

On May 15-16, 2014, Samarkand is due to host an international conference on the historical heritage of scientists and thinkers of the Medieval East, its role and significance for the modern civilization.

Working Hard as Wellbeing Factor

The results of the special significance being attached under the leadership of our country’s President to the promotion of farmer movement can be seen in the case of the Bogi Abbos farming enterprise in Surkhandarya region’s Jarkurgan district.

Turdikhon Islamova Wins Gymnastics Asia Championship

Uzbekistan’s Turdikhon Islamova has earned the gold medal of the sporting gymnastics juniors Asian Championship in Tashkent.

Uzbekistan’s Senate Convenes for General Session

The fourteenth general session of the Senate of Oliy Majlis of the Republic of Uzbekistan opened in the city of Tashkent on April 10, 2014.

Uzbekistan’s Senate Convenes for General Session

The fourteenth general session of the Senate of Oliy Majlis of the Republic of Uzbekistan opened in the city of Tashkent on April 10, 2014.

A Symbol of Courage and Selflessness

Extensive efforts have been undertaken in Uzbekistan throughout the independent development years to reinvigorate the national spiritual values of our people, to restore the bright names of our great ancestors, study their legacy. The endeavors are consistently carried out to these days.

To Continue with Traditions

Sevara Hamroeva, student of the professional college for food industry and hospitality in the Karmana district of Navoi region, is fond of sewing business and embroidery.

The State program "Year of a healthy child" extended as an official document of the United Nations

The information about the State Program "Year of a healthy child" which was adopted in the Republic of Uzbekistan extended as an official document of the 68th session of the General Assembly in the headquarters of the United Nations in New York.

The Position of the Republic of Uzbekistan on the Situation in Ukraine and the Crimean issue

The attitude of Uzbekistan to the events in Ukraine laid out in the Statement of the Information Agency «Jahon» of March 4, 2014 remains unchanging.

Tashkent’s Navoi Park Hosts Central Festive Event Occasioned to Navruz Holiday

The land of Uzbekistan has welcomed the Navruz in its inimitable beauty, with a spring breeze and the blossom of snowdrops and tulips. Navruz is a symbol of clear skies, rebirth of the nature, love, and it is a hymn of life.

President Islam Karimov’s Greeting Address at the Navruz Festive Occasion

Dear compatriots!

Esteemed guests!

With tremendous enthusiasm and joy do we always thoroughly prepare for and widely celebrate the holidays associated with historical dates momentous for our country and the people.

Moody’s on Uzbekistan’s Banking System Development

Central Bank of Uzbekistan in cooperation with international rating agency Moody’s held a conference on receiving international ratings by commercial banks.

International Exhibitions in Tashkent

The Uzexpocenter complex has launched international exhibitions “Construction – UzBuild-2014”, “Systems of Heating and Ventilation, Conditioning, Water Supply, Plumbing and Swimming Pools – Aqua-Therm Tashkent- 2014”, “Furniture, production Technologies, Interior and Design – MebelExpo Uzbekistan-2014”.

Shuhrat Arslonov claims a bronze medal

IA “Jahon” -The German Dusseldorf has hosted the International Judo Federation tournament of Grand Prix series.

IMTM 2014: Uzbekistan is Popular in Israel

IA “Jahon”, Tel-Aviv - The 20th International tourism fair International Mediterranean Tourism Market 2014 (IMTM) took place in Tel-Aviv. Over 400 representatives of tourism industry from 45 countries participated at the event.

Exhibition of Sculpture Works

An exposition of works by the people’s Artist of Uzbekistan, the sculptor Jaloliddin Mirtojiev has taken place in the Central Exhibition Hall of Uzbekistan’s Academy of Arts, reports UzA.

Tashkent Hosts a Unique Seminar-Training for Chefs and Restaurant-Keepers

New generation chef is a seven-in-one: constructor-designer, marketing expert, trainer and mentor of the staff, planer-designer of operational processes and control system, economist-account, production manager, and even health officer.

First Visit

World Bank’s Vice-President for Europe and Central Asia Laura Tuck has paid a visit to Uzbekistan. This is her first visit since taking office last September, informs Uzbekistan Today weekly.

Islam Karimov Takes Part in Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony

President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov attended February 7 the official opening ceremony of the 22nd Winter Olympics in the city of Sochi.

Education and Career

The 10th international exhibition “Education and Career” has opened at the palace of Youth Creativity in Tashkent, informs UzA.

Uzbekistan Airways: new hangar in Termez

A modern hangar for storage and repair of special equipment has been commissioned at international airport “Termez”.

UzBuild-2014 will take place in Tashkent

On 25 to 28 February, 2014 in UZEXPOCENTER will be held UzBuild-2014, the main building exhibition in Uzbekistan, said press-service of the Ministry of Foreign Economic Relations, Investments and Trade.

JobFair 2014 will be held in Tashkent

On 14 March, 2014 the Seventh specialized vacancies fair JobFair 2014 will be held at the Hall of UZEXPOCENTER. 150 different companies and 8000 jobseekers will attend the fair.

Unconventional Exhibition by Timur Ahmedov Takes Place in the Capital

Its singularity is noticed just entering the hall of the Gallery of Fine Arts of Uzbekistan, said Uzbekistan Today News Agency.

Open Sud de France: Denis Istomin and Nikolai Davydenko Win Doubles Title

The Uzbekistan and Russian duo defeated French duo Marc Gicquel and Nicolas Mahut 6-4, 1-6, 10-7 in the final match at the Open Sud de France in Montpellier.