Comment by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan

Uzbekistan notes speedy response of a number of countries and international organizations to the decision by President Shavkat Mirziyoyev on the closure of colony No. 19 “Jaslyk”.

Abdulaziz Kamilov to visit China

On August 19-20, 2019, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan Abdulaziz Kamilov will pay an official visit to the People’s Republic of China.

AGMK signs contracts for the supply of high-quality cement to Afghanistan

The Almalyk Mining and Metallurgical Combine (AGMK) plans to ship several batches of high-quality cement to Afghanistan by the end of the year, the company’s press service said.

Egyptian low cost airline to carry out flights between Tashkent and Sharm El Sheikh

The Antimonopoly Committee studied the appeal of the representative of the Egyptian airline – low-cost airline Nile Air to assist in obtaining the necessary slots for flights on the route Sharm El-Sheikh – Tashkent – Sharm El-Sheikh.

NAPU and Luzhou discuss prospects for cooperation

On 5 August 2019, the National Agency of Project Management under the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan (NAPU) hosted a meeting with representatives of the people’s government of the city of Luzhou (China).

Schoolchildren of Uzbekistan win 14 medals at the International Mathematical Competition

Members of Uzbekistan national team won 14 medals and 2 diplomas at the International Mathematical Competition (IMC 2019) in Durban (South Africa).

UN Country Team in Uzbekistan welcomes closing of the prison in Jaslyk

The UN Country Team in Uzbekistan welcomes the President’s Resolution on closing the prison in Jaslyk, UN Resident Coordinator c said in a statement.

Issues of interaction on the development of transport infrastructure were discussed

On 6 August 2019, Ambassador of Uzbekistan to Germany Nabijon Kasimov met with the Secretary of State for Transport and Digital Infrastructure of the Federal Republic of Germany Guido Beermann, in Berlin.
07.08.2019 adds the payment in Uzbek soums

Now travelers from Uzbekistan can pay for air tickets in the national currency thanks to new filters and local partners of To buy a ticket in Uzbek soums, the users must select the payment method "UzCard" in the filters.

International exhibition "Uztextile Expo 2019" is preparing to welcome guests

An international exhibition of textile and fashion industry “Uztextile Expo 2019” will be held on 11-13 September within the framework of Global Textile Days in Uzbekistan (Global Textile Days Tashkent 2019).

List of participants of “Sharq Taronalari” music festival is finalized

This year, XII “Sharq Taronalari” music festival will host 146 singers and musicians from 29 music bands and 33 countries, says “Dunyo” correspondent with reference to the organizing committee. The festival will take place on August 26-30, 2019.

Shavkat Mirziyoyev condoles with US President

President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev has expressed condolences to President Donald Trump of the United States of America due to the tragic events in El Paso, Dayton and Chicago that caused numerous human casualties.

Shavkat Mirziyoyev invites leading innovation companies of Belarus to Uzbekistan

The President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev, accompanied by the Prime Minister of Belarus Sergei Roumas, got acquainted with the activities of Belarus High-Tech Park.

Presidents visit Uzbekistan Industrial Exhibition in Minsk

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev, accompanied by President Alexander Lukashenko, has visited the Uzbekistan National Industrial Exhibition that opened recently in Minsk.

Outcomes of talks get fixed by agreements

President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev and President of the Republic of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko adopted a Joint Statement following the bilateral talks in Minsk.

Priorities identified for practical cooperation

Presidents Shavkat Mirziyoyev and Alexander Lukashenko continued negotiations in an extended format with the participation of official delegations of the two countries.

Uzbekistan youth at the International Economics Olympiad

The Second International Economics Olympiad among schoolchildren has kicked off in Russia’s Saint Petersburg.

Tashkent to host Uzbekistan – Japan Inter-MFA Political Consultations

On July 29, 2019, Tashkent will host political consultations between the ministries of foreign affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan and Japan.

Condolences to the people of Tunisia

President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev has sent condolences to Mohamed al-Nasser, Chairman of the Assembly of the Representatives of the People of the Republic of Tunisia, and the entire people of the country on the death of President Baiji Kayed Sebsi.

Samarkand to develop into a tourism hub

In Samarkand district, President Shavkat Mirziyoyev has met with region’s public figures, chiefs of organizational sectors, aksakals, farmers and entrepreneurs.

Shavkat Mirziyoyev visits fruit and vegetable processing enterprise

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev has enquired into the activities of Agromir limited liability company in Samarkand district.

A modern recreational zone to emerge in Samarkand

A tourist center is projected to be built along a rowing canal in Samarkand district in order to boost the tourism potential of the Samarkand region.

The President talks with local farmers in Samarkand

During his trip to the Samarkand region, Shavkat Mirziyoyev has visited the farm Pure Milk Oqdaryo in the Akdarya district.

Meeting with the Ambassador of China

On July 26, 2019, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan Abdulaziz Kamilov received the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the People’s Republic of China, Jiang Yan, Uzbekistan MFA reports.

Abdulaziz Kamilov meets with the Ambassador of India

On July 26, 2019, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan Abdulaziz Kamilov received the newly appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of India Santosh Jha.

Tribute to Islam Karimov

While in Samarkand, President Shavkat Mirziyoyev laid flowers at the grave of the First President of our country, Islam Karimov, and paid tribute to his memory.

Message from the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Uzbekistan

The Right Honourable Dominic Raab
Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Shavkat Mirziyoyev urges to reconstruct Samarkand Airport

Upon arrival at the Samarkand International Airport, President Shavkat Mirziyoyev got acquainted with the project of reconstruction of this air harbor. It envisages building another terminal, renovating the runway, expanding aircraft parking, and upgrading the radar systems.

Uzbekistan, Turkey IGC Meeting

Ankara hosted the fifth meeting of Uzbekistan – Turkey Intergovernmental Commission on Trade and Economic Cooperation, which was attended by Uzbekistan delegation led by Deputy Prime Minister Elyor Ganiyev.