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Uzbekistan is intending to significantly increase the share of domestic cotton processing

In the next few years Uzbekistan is intending to significantly increase the share of domestic cotton processing, as well as the number of full-cycle textile complexes. Experts predict that by 2019 the volume of exports of light industry products will exceed $1.5 billion.

Uzbekistan plans to achieve 100% digital TV coverage by end of 2015

Uzbekistan will install 84 television transmission devices with high capacity in 2015, which will ensure 100% digital television coverage in all regions of the country, the President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov said in his congratulation to workers of mass media.

The President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov congratulated workers of press and mass media with their professional holiday, marked on 27 June.

The delegation of the Sejm of the Polish Parliament visits Uzbekistan

On June 30, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan held a meeting with the delegation of the Sejm of the Parliament of the Republic of Poland headed by the Deputy speaker Jerzy Wenderlich.

The meeting discussed priority directions of further development of cooperation between Uzbekistan and Poland, particularly at the level of the chambers of the parliaments of the two countries, the Foreign Ministry of Uzbekistan said.

Uzbek universities to accept over 62,907 students in 2015/2016 academic year

Higher educational establishments of Uzbekistan will admit over 62,907 students in 2015/2016 academic year.

President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov signed a resolution “On admission to higher education establishments of Uzbekistan in 2015/2016 academic year” on 23 June. The document set admission quotas for universities. The quota for new education year was not changed.

Athletes of Uzbekistan won two awards at the Australian Taekwondo championship

The representatives of Uzbekistan won one gold and one silver medals at the Australian Open Taekwondo Championship, held on June 26-28 in Melbourne.

Representatives from 41 countries in the course of the tournament fought not only for prizes but also for rating points for obtaining a license for the XXXI Summer Olympic Games 2016 in Rio de Janeiro.

The world champion from Uzbekistan Dmitry Shokin (weight category over 87 kg) rose to the highest step of the podium. His teammate - the winner of the Asian games Jasur Boikuziev (87 kg) won a silver medal.

The Government Turns to Digits

The government of Uzbekistan jointly with the State Tax Committee (STC) has been working on a draft resolution on the creation of a single registration center for electronic digital signatures.

The document should introduce a new procedure: offering easy access to all kinds of services provided by the government and bodies of economic authorities, local authorities and commercial banks, digital signatures will be issued by a single center of registration of digital signature keys – the Research Information Center of New Technologies of the State Tax Committee.

What is Interesting for Louvre in the Art Museum of Uzbekistan

The Louvre Museum has expressed interest in presenting the Paris public the sculpture of the Prince and Princess from Halchayan kept in the State Art Museum of Uzbekistan.

Denis Istomin lands his first ever ATP title at Aegon Open Nottingham

Uzbekistan number one Denis Istomin won his first ever ATP World Tour title at the Aegon Open Nottingham with a thrilling 7-6(1), 7-6(6) win over Sam Querrey of the United States.

Istomin came through six tough matches at the last grass court event before Wimbledon to lift the trophy in front of an appreciative sell-out crowd.

The match lasted 1 hour and 42 minutes. During the match Denis Istomin recorded seven aces and two break points, as well as three double faults.

President Islam Karimov Receives Credentials from Ambassadors of Foreign Nations

President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov on June 26 at the Oqsaroy received credentials from the newly appointed Ambassadors Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary – Dato Noraini binti Abdul Hamid of Malaysia, Nasser Mousherita of the People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria, Vinod Kumar of the Republic of India.

Successful Partnership

 

In the first quarter of 2015, Russia›s oil giant Lukoil has invested $160 million in its projects in Uzbekistan.

Investments totaled $133 million in the reported period last year. Uzbekistan ranks third in the amount of investments, following the projects in the Caspian Sea ($231million) and Iraq ($223 million). The company has increased its gas production abroad by 10.2%, mainly on account of Uzbekistan and Azerbaijan.

(Source: «Uzbekistan Today» newspaper)