PRESS OF UZBEKISTAN
August 28, 2017
PRESIDENT SHAVKAT MIRZIYOYEV VISITED THE MAUSOLEUM OF IMAM BUKHARI
An international scientific research center of Imam Bukhari is being created at this complex at the initiative of the head of our state.
The initiative of the head of our state on establishment of the international scientific research center under the memorial complex of Imam Bukhari, the activity of which will be aimed at studying of the rich and multifaceted heritage of our great ancestors, who had made a huge contribution to the development of Islamic culture and human civilization, was widely supported by the public of our country and the international community.
A large-scale creative work is being conducted here. The President of our country Shavkat Mirziyoyev during his trip to Samarkand region on April 14, 2017, got acquainted with the construction of this center.
During the visit of the head of our state to Saudi Arabia on May 21 of this year, a Memorandum of understanding was signed between the Republic of Uzbekistan and the Islamic Development Bank on the establishment of an international scientific research center named after Imam Bukhari.
Currently, the construction of the center is actively continuing. The head of our state noted the need to build this center in accordance with modern requirements, enrich its activities with spiritual content, establish scientifically sound work on promoting the rich heritage of our great ancestors.
The President of our country is provided with information on projects for the improvement of Nurafshon street connecting the Dakhbed street of the city of Samarkand and the Imam Bukhari complex in Payarik district, the construction of modern houses, trade and service facilities along the street.