EMBASSY OF UZBEKISTAN TO THE UNITED STATES
NEWS AND EVENTS
2017
2016
2015
2014
2013
2012
2011
2010
2009
2008
2007
2006
2005
2004

 
NEWS AND EVENTS
2010 / January

January 30, 2010
The Senate and Legislative Chamber of the Oliy Majlis of the Republic of Uzbekistan assembled for a joint session on January 27 in Tashkent.

January 29, 2010
MODERNIZATION OF THE COUNTRY AND BUILDING A STRONG CIVIL SOCIETY IS OUR MAIN PRIORITY

January 29, 2010
Current account balance surplus of Uzbekistan reached US$2.3 billion in 2009, the Uzbek President Islam Karimov stated on Wednesday, 27 January 2010.

January 29, 2010
Navoi Mining and Metallurgy Combine (NGMK) plans to invest US$229.7 million to modernization and construction of capacities in 2010.

January 29, 2010
Automobile of Uz-Daewoo entered to Top-10 among foreign cards, realized in Russia, GM Uzbekistan’s official distributor said. The distributor said quoting the Automobile Producers Committee of the European Business Association (EBA), that Uz-Daewoo cars took eighth position in Top-10 foreign cars, realized in the Russian Federation. The company said sales of the Uzbek cars rose by 33% year-on-year in December 2009. In particular, sales of Nexia model grew by 48% and Matiz cars rose by 14%. In line with the EBA report, Nexia was the only car, produced abroad, which entered to Top-10 in the result of 2009. Other cars in the list produced in Russia. In annual rating, Matiz took the fifth place, just after fourth-placed Nexia. The distributor said the Uzbek automobile producer showed similar results during all 2009.

January 29, 2010
President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov signed a resolution on 27 January on the State Program “Year of harmoniously developed generation”. As reported earlier, the year 2010 was proclaimed Year of harmoniously developed generation in Uzbekistan.

January 29, 2010
Cabinet of Ministers of Uzbekistan held a session on 29 January 2010 to sum up social-economic development of Uzbekistan in 2009. Uzbek President Islam Karimov participated at the meeting. The growth of the GDP made up 8.1% in 2009, the Uzbek leader said. Industrial output rose by 9% and agriculture production increased by 5.5%, while investments grew by 24.8%. The growth of retail trade turnover in Uzbekistan made up 16.6% and paid service increased by 12.9%. The state budget was implemented with 0.2% surplus to GDP and inflation level made up 7.4% in 2009.

January 13, 2010
President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov participated in the opening of the monument “Vatanga Qasamyod” (“Oath to the Motherland”) in Tashkent on 12 January.

January 13, 2010
The Central Election Commission of Uzbekistan held a session on 12 January to consider the results of the elections to the Legislative Chamber of the Oliy Majlis.

January 13, 2010
On December 27, 2009 the President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov cast his vote in the elections to Legislative Chamber (Lower House) of Oliy Majlis (national parliament) and Tashkent City Council of People’s Deputies. Head of the state voted at the polling station No.644, where he met with journalists.

January 13, 2010
Favourable investment climate has been created in Uzbekistan. The legal framework of investment activity and protection of foreign investors\' rights and their investments has been formed. To a number of acts composing the legal base of the investments and their protection shall refer the laws of the Republic of Uzbekistan, \"On foreign investments\", \"On guarantees and measures of protection of the rights of foreign investors\".

January 11, 2010
Over 3,000 delegates will participate at the 43rd Annual Meeting to be held 1-4 May 2010 in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. It will be the first time a member country from Central Asia will host the event.

January 11, 2010
The third National Fair of Innovative Ideas, Technologies and Projects will be held at Tashkent’s Uzexpocenter on 1-3 March.

January 7, 2010
State Unitary Enterprise “Center of radio communication, radio broadcasting and television” continues to introduce terrestrial digital TV broadcasting in Uzbekistan in standard of DVB-T.

January 7, 2010
A team of experts from the US National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) was in Uzbekistan in December to lead a training course in locating and securing radioactive materials.



   Back to the top    Print version   
© 2004, Embassy of Uzbekistan to the United States.
All Rights Reserved.
 Design.uz Studio
Design.uz Studio
Site Development