“10 Reasons to Visit Uzbekistan” book presented in Tashkent

A presentation of “10 Reasons to Visit Uzbekistan book” was held in Tashkent on 17 June 2016.

France establishes International award named after Avicenna

France has established the international award named after Avicenna, which aims to promote the scientific and humanistic heritage of the great scientist of medicine, philosophy and culture, development of academic and scientific exchanges, dialogue of cultures and civilizations.

Modern look of historic bridge

In Karshi completely overhauled bridge of Amir Temur and the green zone laid on the adjacent territory are put into commission.

"I have erected a monument to myself not made by hand"

Works of Alexander Pushkin, a representative of the classics of world literature, great lyric poet who uplifted Russian poetry to the world level, take worthy place in the hearts of Uzbek readers.

About Tashkent with Love

The Art UzPromotion Agency has staged a rare genre in the cultural life of the capital city, “My Tashkent” musical comedy, about the residents of a neighborhood in the capital city.

Bukhara to host "Silk and spices" festival

On May 26-28, the ancient Bukhara will host XV "Silk and spices" festival. In the framework of the festival, it is planned to organize many interesting events that will impress guests, the press service of NC "Uzbektourism" said.

Uzbek people’s pride

Gaining the independence by Uzbekistan enabled to restore historical justice, the names of our great ancestors and their rich heritage. Sahibkiran Amir Temur - a symbol of bravery, courage and wisdom, the Uzbek people’s national pride toke a special place in it.

Glorification of peace, well-being and prosperity

The National Park of Uzbekistan named after Alisher Navoi hosted celebrations dedicated to the national holiday Navruz.

Zakhiriddin Muhammad Babur

Uzbekistan celebrates the birthday of the great poet and educator, a talented military leader and statesman Zakhiriddin Muhammad Babur on February 14. He made a significant contribution to the development of world science and art.

Studying creativity

A republican scientific-practical conference “Creativity of Alisher Navoi and questions of spiritual development” was held in the city of Navoi.

Homeland in the lens

A republican exhibition “Uzbekistan - generous country”, dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the independence of our Motherland is held in all regions of the country. It is organized by the Ministry of Culture and Sports in cooperation with the regional hokimiyats.

Navoi's name on a par with the names of Shakespeare and Balzac, Pushkin and Tolstoy...

These days the attention of many domestic and foreign media focused on the remarkable date - celebration of 575th anniversary of great poet, wise statesman, humanist Alisher Navoi. Numerous publications devoted to the life and work of Uzbek unsurpassed master of poetic word and thinker.

Tourist brand of Uzbekistan becoming more and more popular in Europe

Tours of Uzbekistan have become increasingly popular in France and in Europe in general. This opinion was expressed by plenty of representatives of this sphere, organizing tours for their countrymen. In particular, as noted by the French tour operators, it's nice to know that the people of the country have traditionally occupied a leading position in the number of foreign tourists visiting Uzbekistan.



Main goal of the museum is a veracious and trustworthy representation of high level development of science, education, enlightenment, culture in the period of Amir Temur and Temurids.

Bukhara to host "Silk and spices" festival

Bukhara on 26-28 May will host the festival "Silk and spices". These days the city will give an unforgettable holiday for lovers of Eastern culture and those who wish to experience the amazing historical heritage of the city, the originality and the features of its applied art, national customs and traditions.

Over the years, this unique festival has been organized with the aim of preserving and promoting national cultural heritage.

The pride of Uzbek people

Alisher Navoi was one of great people, who has had a profound effect on formation of people’s spirituality. If we call him great holy man, he is the most holy among the saints, if we name him the thinker, he is the best among them, if to name him a poet, then he is King among the poets.

Islam Karimov,
President of the Republic of Uzbekistan


Studying poet’s priceless heritage

The book of the President of our country Islam Karimov “High spirituality - an invincible force” noted that the love to native language, awareness of its wealth and greatness are born in us, first of all, through Alisher Navoi’s creativity.

Euronews about Khiva’s sights

January 11-17, Euronews broadcasts a second program of Postcards from Uzbekistan – “Postcards from Uzbekistan. Khiva, the ancient city”. It is dedicated to the main historical and tourist sights of the city-museum under the open sky.

The next release of the program “Let’s go to eat!” will be shot in Uzbekistan

The camera crew of the popular cooking show “Let’s go to eat!” («Poyedem, poyedim!»), came out every week on the Russian federal TV channel “НТВ”, has arrived today on November 9 in Uzbekistan. The crew is headed by the popular anchorman, connoisseur of cuisine, John Warren.

South Korea hosted an exhibition on culture and tradition of Uzbekistan

The Art Center Songnam Gyeonggi Province (South Korea) hosted an exhibition devoted to the rich culture and traditional art of Uzbekistan. It was organized by the Embassy of our country in the Republic of Korea with the help of the Art Center Songnam homonymous Cultural Foundation.

Swiss hosted the presentation on achievements of Uzbekistan

In celebration of the 70th anniversary of the founding of the UN in Geneva, presentation of Uzbekistan was held, which was dedicated to the 24 anniversary of the state independence of the republic, as well as its cooperation with this organization.

Uzbek Bolshoi Theater re-opens after capital reconstruction

Uzbek Bolshoi Theater re-opens after capital reconstruction An opening ceremony of the State Academic Bolshoi Theatre of Uzbekistan named after Alisher Navoi was held on October 25 after a major reconstruction.

Samarkand’s silk road treasures

Camel caravans once stopped in Samarkand on their way from China to Europe. In the first edition of “Uzbekistan Life” we trace the legacy of the legendary Silk Road and explore how it still influences the city today.

Executive Director of UNWTO about five reasons to visit Uzbekistan

The main guest of XXI International Tourism Fair "Tourism on the Silk Road" (TITF 2015) became Zoltán Somogyi - executive director of the UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO).

Tashkent hosts TITF 2015 (photos)

At the National Exhibition Complex "Uzexpocentre" began its work XXI International Tourism Fair "Tourism on the Silk Road".

Euronews is preparing to shoot thematic programs about historical cities of Uzbekistan

From 5 to 14 October the crew of leading European TV channel Euronews as part of the correspondent Catherine Cahoon and operator Fabian Welter to be in Uzbekistan to prepare the three thematic programs about historical cities of Uzbekistan - Samarkand, Bukhara and Termez for the program "Uzbekistan Life".

Uzbekistan at the International Festival "Kiev is the city of unity"

Within the framework of the international festival "Kiev - the city of unity", which was attended by representatives of many foreign countries, a presentation of the cultural and historical heritage of Uzbekistan was held.

Sharq Taronalari Academic Conference

The international academic conference entitled “Community of Musical Culture of the Peoples of the East” has taken place in Samarkand within the frameworks of the 10th Sharq Taronalari International Music Festival.