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.

Festival Facilitates the Consolidation of Peace and Harmony

Eric Falt, UNESCO Assistant Director General

“Music is capable of uniting peoples in the name of a common goal. I would like to stress that cementing the friendship among the peoples of the world and further enriching the intercultural dialogue is contributed also by the festival “Sharq Taronalari”. Praiseworthy is Uzbekistan’s noble endeavors toward the development of music art, preservation of the traditions of classical national music for future generations.

Exhibition dedicated to the independence of Uzbekistan

Gallery of Fine Arts in Tashkent hosted an exhibition dedicated to the celebration of the 24 anniversary of independence of our Motherland, organized by the National Bank for Foreign Economic Activity of the Republic of Uzbekistan. It demonstrates the best works by modern Uzbek artists, folk artists and designers.

Traditional flowers festival

22-23 August, 2015, Namangan to hold the 55th traditional flowers festival, according to the press service of the hokimiyat (mayor's office) of the city.

Uzbekistan - inimitable country

According to the flow of tourists coming to our country can be judged on the overall development of the state and increasing its prestige in the international arena. Foreign tourists can be found in all the cities of nice Uzbekistan. UzA correspondents had a conversation with some of them.

Exhibition of discoveries from the antiquity

The exposition entitled “The Culture of the Ancient Chach” has opened at the International Caravan-Serai of Culture of Uzbekistan Academy of Arts. The exhibition presents finds from the antiquity discovered in the memorial complexes of Konka and Korshovultepa in Tashkent Region.

Forum of art, beauty and goodness

Samarkand actively preparing for the X International Music Festival "Sharq taronalari". Representatives from more than 60 countries expected to participate in this prestigious international cultural event this year. This international forum had been organized on the initiative of President Islam Karimov in 1997, and held every two years, it serves to the preservation and development of our national musical culture, as well as national music and song traditions of the peoples of the world, uniting through the art of various nations and nationalities.

Exhibition of ancient findings

International Caravanserai of Culture of the Academy of Arts of Uzbekistan opened the exhibition "Culture of ancient Chach". It demonstrates the ancient objects found in the memorial complex Konca and Korshovultepa of Tashkent region.

Museum of the History of Khorezm to be opened in Khiva

In the city of Khiva, on the territory of Ichan-Kala settlement, a new museum dedicated to the history of this region to be opened, press service of "Uzbektourism" reports.

Evening of musical traditions of Bukhara

Tashkent hosted an evening of musical traditions of Bukhara organized by Oxus Culture in collaboration with a network of cafes of Uzbek national cuisine Oshxona.Uz.

Representatives of the Republic of Korea about their participation in festival "Sharq taronalari"

These days preparation for the X International Music Festival "Sharq taronalari" in Samarkand is in full swing. And this is happening not only in Uzbekistan - foreign participants of the upcoming festival are also preparing for performances and anxiously await their arrival in our country.

"The Baltic Course" about the X International Music Festival "Sharq taronalari"

The website of the Latvian International Journal "The Baltic Course" published an article about X International Music Festival "Sharq taronalari", which will be held in Samarkand from 25th to 30th August 2015.

"Sharq taronalari" in focus of mass media in Azerbaijan

Jubilee X International Music Festival "Sharq taronalari", which will be held in Samarkand in August 2015, is actively covered in Azerbaijani media. Such information portals like Etnoglobus, Turkish Forum, Trend, Gumilev-center, dedicated a number of articles to this event.

Preparations for the International Music Festival

The National Press Center of Uzbekistan has hosted a press conference to discuss the forthcoming 10th Sharq Taronalari (Melodies of the East) International Music Festival.

The Russian National Library is preparing the largest in the history of the exhibition of manuscripts exported from Uzbekistan

The Russian National Library is in full swing preparations to the exhibition of Uzbek artifacts, which will be opened on June 6 in the framework of the second international congress of the "Cultural heritage of Uzbekistan in the world's collections" project.

Photo exhibition dedicated to Belgium

A photo exhibition on “Do you know Belgium?” was organized at the State Museum of the Temurids’ history, which reflects the culture and art, history, customs and historical sites of Belgium.

The pilaf prepared in Tashkent is included in the Guinness Book of Records

Uzbek chefs prepared 7 360 kilograms of pilaf within the framework of “O’zbegim” festival of national values, which is continuing on Sayilgoh Street in Tashkent.

Margilan set to host festival of traditional textiles "Atlas Bayrami"

The 3rd Festival of traditional textiles "Atlas Bayrami (Feast of the Atlas") is set to be held from 15 to 16 September in Margilan. It has already become the largest cultural event in the Ferghana valley in terms of scale and attendance by foreign tourists.

Starting from September 5, 2017, the exchange rate of the Central Bank is set at 8100 UZS for 1 USD

In accordance with the Decree of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan No. DP-5177 of September 2, 2017 “On priority measures of liberalizing foreign exchange policy”, one of the priority directions of the state economic policy in the area of further liberalization of foreign exchange market is the exclusive use of market mechanisms in setting the national currency rate in relation to foreign currency.

Exhibition arranged on doubly joyous occasion: pictures showing history and today

In the exhibition hall of the Art Academy of Uzbekistan, an exhibition of art has been opened, devoted to the 26th anniversary of the Motherland’s independence and the 20th anniversary of the Art Academy of Uzbekistan.

The music festival has won hearts

On August 30, the XI “Sharq taronalari” International Music Festival has come to the end.

The music festival has won hearts

On August 30, the XI “Sharq taronalari” International Music Festival has come to the end.

Abdulla Qodiriy’s Novel ‘The Past Days’ to Be Published in English and French

The Islam Karimov Foundation promotes the preservation and promotion of the rich cultural heritage of Uzbekistan by publishing and translating Uzbek masterpieces into other languages of the world, allocating grants for these purposes.

‘Under the Shadow of Lime Tree Alleys…’ Premieres

Soloists of the Alisher Navoi State Academic Grand Theater, led by the director, the Honored Art Worker of Uzbekistan, Andrei Slonim, for the third time successfully performed in the traditional 16th International Festival ‘Royal Days’ in Russia’s Yekaterinburg.

British Museum helps to return stolen artefact to Uzbekistan

The British Museum has helped to recover an important medieval Islamic artefact that surfaced in a London gallery after it was stolen from a monument in Uzbekistan, the Guardian reported.