Tashkent closes two schools for quarantine

Tashkent, Sept. 17 -- The activity of schools No. 40 and No. 262 located in the Shaykhantakhur district of Tashkent has been temporarily suspended. "Since September 15 of this year, the traditional e... Read More

Uzbekistan imports 360,400 phones YTD

Tashkent, Sept. 16 -- According to the data published by the State Statistics Committee of Uzbekistan, 360,4 thousand phones were imported into the country as of September 1, 2020. The estimated value... Read More

Japan's new prime minister to continue Abe's policy, boost digital economy

Tashkent, Sept. 16 -- Japan's new elected prime minister Yoshihide Suga, who is also the new leader of the Liberal Democratic Party, is expected to push ahead with the policies of his predecessor, Shi... Read More

Uzbekistan to host European mobility week

Tashkent, Sept. 16 -- The European mobility week will be underway in Uzbekistan from September 16 to 22. This year's Week is dedicated to collaboration, joint efforts and exchanges between government... Read More

Uzbekistan intends to lift ban on religious dress codes

Tashkent, Sept. 16 -- According to the MP Rasul Kusherbaev, the official ban on wearing hijabs in public will be lifted soon in Uzbekistan. According to the Article 184-1 of the Code of Administrativ... Read More

Knowing state language is now mandatory when obaining citizenship of Uzbekistan

Tashkent, Sept. 15 -- From now on, knowing the state language is compulsory for those wishing to get citizenship of Uzbekistan, according to the new version of the law "On citizenship". The document ... Read More

Russia has agreed to lend Belarus $1.5 bln, Putin says at talks with Lukashenko

Tashkent, Sept. 15 -- President Vladimir Putin said at talks on Monday with embattled Belarusian leader Alexander Lukashenko that Russia had agreed a $1.5 billion loan with Minsk but the Belarusian pe... Read More

AI-92 gasoline price expected to fall

Tashkent, Sept. 15 -- The price per liter of AI-92 gasoline will fall. This was reported by the press service of Uzbekneftegaz. From September 15 this year, the cost of imported AI-92 gasoline will b... Read More

Uzbek government to channel $1.2 billion to modernize national electricity and gas grid

Tashkent, Sept. 15 -- The Uzbekistan government will channel $ 1.2 billion to modernize national electricity and gas grid. 'The effectiveness can be ensured not only just by installing meters, but an ... Read More

Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan officially resume air service

Tashkent, Sept. 14 -- Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan have officially resumed regular flights. Flights on the Tashkent - Almaty - Tashkent route are now operated on Fridays via Uzbekistan Airways and Air As... Read More