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Uzbekistan unveils its most corrupt spheres

Tashkent, Jan. 11 -- : The Uzbek anti-corruption agency reported that several regions of Uzbekistan, including Tashkent, Fergana, Samarkand and Kashkadarya have been found to engage in corruption the ... Read More


Sadyr Japarov wins landslide victory in Kyrgyzstan's presidential election

Tashkent, Jan. 10 -- Sadyr Japarov won a landslide victory on Sunday in Kyrgyzstan's snap presidential election, which was triggered by the collapse of the previous government. Japarov has won almost... Read More


1.5mn tourists visit Uzbekistan during pandemic

Tashkent, Jan. 10 -- Coronavirus pandemic has had a devastating impact on global tourism. It affected almost all countries across the globe. Uzbekistan is no exception. Aziz Abduhakimov, Chair of Uzbe... Read More


New Uzbekistan lounge appears in FAO's headquarters

Tashkent, Jan. 9 -- FAO's Director-General QU Dongyu and Uzbekistan's Minister for Agriculture Jamshid Khodjaev signed an agreement for establishing the Uzbekistan lounge at FAO's headquarters in Rome... Read More


What the blocks on Trump's social media mean

Tashkent, Jan. 8 -- The decision by Twitter, Facebook, and Snapchat to lock President Trump's social media accounts, in reaction to the chaos at the Capitol, is one of the most tense moments between t... Read More


U.S, Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan launch Central Asian investment partnership

Tashkent, Jan. 8 -- Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan and the USA will cooperate on the launch of the Central Asian Investment Partnership initiative. A corresponding joint statement was signed on January 7. The... Read More


El-Yurt Umidi Foundation announces scholarship competition

Tashkent, Jan. 8 -- The El-Yurt Umidi Foundation has announced an open scholarship competition for 300 places for master's and doctoral studies in mathematics, chemistry, biology and geology, as well ... Read More


Winrock International opens representative office in Uzbekistan

Tashkent, Jan. 8 -- The Ministry of Justice has registered a branch of the Winrock International Institute for Agricultural Development (Winrock International) in Uzbekistan. Its head office is locate... Read More


Uzbekistan loses position in world passport index

Tashkent, Jan. 7 -- Uzbekistan has moved down three positions in the Henley Passport Index. The country currently ranks 86th, according to the organisation's website.In the 4Q of 2020, the country was... Read More


Mysterious tombs and rock paintings unearthed

Tashkent, Jan. 7 -- Two settlements with a complex of tombs and rock paintings on the slopes of the Chatkal and Kurama ranges were discovered by the Uzbek Academy of Sciences. The sites were inhabited... Read More