News Uzbekistan: Uzbekistan drops use of students, teachers, nurses as cotton-pickers: PM
JARKUDUK, Uzbekistan (Reuters) - Uzbekistan will no longer have thousands of students, teachers and healthcare workers pick the cotton harvest, Prime Minister Abdulla Aripov said on Saturday, confirming a halt to a practice condemned abroad as forced labor.
News Uzbekistan: Olympic Solidarity Course held at Tashkent, Uzbekistan
The ISSF Academy Olympic Solidarity Technical Course for Rifle and Pistol coaches was held in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, from 5th through the 12th of September 2017. An ISSF Academy Olympic Solidarity Technical Course for Rifle/Pistol coaches was held in ...
News Uzbekistan: NK Lukoil : Russia’s LUKOIL launches new gas facilities at Gissar in Uzbekistan
TASHKENT (TCA) — President of Russian oil company LUKOIL Vagit Alekperov and the Prime Minister of Uzbekistan Abdulla Aripov participated in the official launch of new facilities at Gissar cluster of fields in Uzbekistan on September 23, the company’s ...
News Uzbekistan: Uzbekistan’s Leader Talks Rights, Now More Action Needed
In his inaugural address on Tuesday to the UN General Assembly, having assumed power last year, Uzbekistan’s President Shavkat Mirziyoyev used this global stage to pledge to protect human rights – a promise that breaks with Uzbekistan’s past.
News Uzbekistan: Small Exchange: Uzbekistan to sell foreign currency, Barclays joins blockchain network and Zimbabwe props up forex shortages
For the first time in decades, Uzbekistan's will allow the sale of foreign cash to domestic citizens. Over the weekend, Uzbekistan's Prime Minister Abdulla Aripov announced that, for the first time since the dissolution of the Soviet Union in 1991, locals ...
News Uzbekistan: Uzbekistan set to modernize power system
Uzbekistan, a Central Asian state with diverse energy recourses, in keen on improves its power sector by modernizing existing facilities. The nation of over 30 million population will spend over $292 million for the modernization and reconstruction of ...
News Uzbekistan: Tatarstan's President Minnikhanov Visiting Uzbekistan
The president of Russia's Republic of Tatarstan, Rustam Minnikhanov, was continuing a visit to Uzbekistan on September 25 with a schedule that includes participation in a Tatarstan-Uzbekistan business forum. Minnikhanov's appearance at the Tatarstan ...
News Uzbekistan: Uzbekistan to manufacture motorcycles, scooters of latest generation
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News Uzbekistan: Telia settles Uzbekistan bribery investigations for nearly $1 billion
A Telia phone store in Stockholm, Sweden. Swedish telecoms firm Telia Co. AB agreed to pay nearly $1 billion to U.S. and Dutch authorities to settle allegations that the company and a subsidiary paid about $331 million in bribes in Uzbekistan. Telia TELIA ...
News Uzbekistan: Uzbekistan pulls students, teachers, nurses from cotton fields: sources
TASHKENT (Reuters) - Uzbekistan has abruptly recalled thousands of school teachers, college students and healthcare workers from cotton fields, halting a practice condemned abroad as forced labor, government officials and other sources told Reuters on Friday.