NEWS AND EVENTS
2008 / October
October 28, 2008
Nowadays, the rational use of natural resources, first of all water-energy resources, is one of the most serious problems in Central Asian region.
Different and ambiguous approaches in this sphere impede the development, lead to conflict situations, and sometimes even to ecological disasters. The fate of drying out the Aral Sea can be an example of tragic consequences that affect not only the people of Central Asia but also the huge subregion and even Eurasia.
October 27, 2008
Uzbekistan is taking an active part in efforts of international community aimed at enhancing stability and thorough development of Afghanistan, and attaches a significant importance to friendly and good neighborly relations with this country. It is conditioned not only by common borders but also by mutual interest of cooperation in the name of ensuring peace, stability and progress in the region.
October 24, 2008
On October 23 this year the International forum “The ways to develop and promote cultural tourism in the countries of Silk Road” took place in the city of Tashkent.
October 21, 2008
On October 17, 2008 the session of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan on the outcomes of social and economic development of Uzbekistan for over 9 months of 2008 took place in Tashkent. The delegates to the session worked out additional measures on providing for realization of priority tasks of deepening economic reforms put forward by the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov at the session of the Government on February 8 and July 18, 2008.
October 21, 2008
On October 14-15, 2008, the traditional fourth International Uzbek Cotton Fair took place in Tashkent. The Ministry of Foreign Economic Relations, Investments and Trade jointly with Cotton Outlook Ltd. Magazine, Uzpahtasanoat Association and Uzbek Center for Certification of Cotton Fiber Sifat organized the event.