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Renewable energy creates new chances for local businesses

Renewable energy creates new chances for local businesses
Uzbekistan

The construction of large-scale solar and wind power plants and the need to connect them to the grid offer local businesses great prospects for development.

Uzbekistan imposed restrictions on electricity supply

Uzbekistan imposed restrictions on electricity supply
Uzbekistan

According to the latest data, February 18, the total amount of electricity produced at all power plants was 231.4m kWh. For this purpose, 40.3 million cubic metres of natural gas was used at thermal power plants, as well as 26.3 thousand tonnes of coal and 10.7 thousand tonnes of fuel oil.

The law on privatisation of state property adopted

The law on privatisation of state property adopted
Uzbekistan

The law is aimed at stimulating private entrepreneurship and developing market relations in the country.

COP14 kicks off in Samarkand

COP14 kicks off in Samarkand
Uzbekistan

Prime Minister of Uzbekistan Abdulla Aripov delivered an address by President Shavkat Mirziyoyev at the opening of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals.

INHA University launches a Strategic Information Technology Leadership Program

INHA University launches a Strategic Information Technology Leadership Program
Uzbekistan

The Program is designed to empower Chief Information Officers (CIOs) with the essential knowledge, skills, and strategic vision necessary to drive innovation, align IT initiatives with business objectives, and effectively lead technology-driven transformation within their organizations.

IUCN Director General Dr Gretel Aguilar arrives in Uzbekistan

IUCN Director General Dr Gretel Aguilar arrives in Uzbekistan
Uzbekistan

Director General of the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Dr Gretel Aguilar has arrived in Uzbekistan to participate in the UN conference #CMSCOP14, which will be held in Samarkand on 12-17 February. This was reported by the press service of the Ministry of Ecology.

It became known that 46 trillion sums allocated to schools

It became known that 46 trillion sums allocated to schools
Uzbekistan

More than 46 trillion sums are planned to be allocated for schools and school education this year. This was announced at a video conference call on priority tasks in the social sphere, chaired by the President.

Uzbekistan moved up five positions in the Corruption Perceptions Index

Uzbekistan moved up five positions in the Corruption Perceptions Index
Uzbekistan

The introduction of strict accountability measures against officials who have committed corruption offences was noted as a positive change in this regard.

President of Uzbekistan to visit China next week

President of Uzbekistan to visit China next week
Uzbekistan

The head of Uzbekistan will visit one of China's regions and meet with heads of leading companies and banking and financial institutions.

BMB Za'faron has received USDA Organic certification

BMB Za'faron has received USDA Organic certification
Uzbekistan

The brand co-operated with Control Union Certifications (Netherlands) and Euro Cert to obtain the certificate.

A special plane has flown to Russia to bring the bodies of seven Uzbeks who died in Russia

A special plane has flown to Russia to bring the bodies of seven Uzbeks who died in Russia
Uzbekistan

On the instructions of Uzbek President Mirziyoyev Shavkat Miromonovich, a special plane headed by the Ministry of Emergency Situations flew to the Russian Federation today, 12 January, at 11:20.

Shavkat Mirziyoyev meets with Suma Chakrabarti

Shavkat Mirziyoyev meets with Suma Chakrabarti
Uzbekistan

President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev held a working meeting with his adviser on economic development, good governance and international cooperation Suma Chakrabarti on 10 January.

Cost of Umrah pilgrimage services reduced

Cost of Umrah pilgrimage services reduced
Uzbekistan

The cost of Umrah pilgrimage services has been set at 16,600,000 sums per person.

Uzbekistan is among 87 countries with the most advanced experience in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals

Uzbekistan is among 87 countries with the most advanced experience in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals
Uzbekistan

The official web page of the United Nations Statistics Division highlights the work of states with best practices in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals.

National Anti-Trafficking and Decent Work Commission established

National Anti-Trafficking and Decent Work Commission established
Uzbekistan

The National Commission for Combating Trafficking in Persons and Forced Labor was transformed into the National Commission for Combating Trafficking in Persons and Decent Work. It will be headed by the Chairperson of the Senate of the Oliy Majlis Tanzila Narbayeva.