Tuesday, 26, May, 2020

National

President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev yesterday received the Secretary General of the UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Taleb Rifai in Samarkand, UzA reported.

Umidjan Salimov has been appointed as chairman of the board of UzAvtoSanoat, the company said.   Before, from April 2017, he worked as Deputy Chairman of the Board of UzAvtoSanoat for technical policy and localization.

Uzbek Senate at the 11th plenary meeting on August 25 approved Alisher Agzamkhodzhaev as the new Ambassador of Uzbekistan to Turkey. Since July, 2017 Alisher Agzamkhodzhaev served as the head of the Department for Cooperation with CIS countries,  the Uzbek Foreign Ministry.

Uzbek Senate at the 11th plenary meeting on Thursday passed the Protection Of Children From Harmful Content  Bill.

The Uzbek Senate at its 11th plenary meeting on Friday approved the decision to rename the city of Toytepa to Nurafshon, UzA reported.

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev today signed a decree on celebration of Kurban Khayit (Eid al-Adha) on September 1 (Friday), the Presidency website reported.

Victor Chub retired from the post of Director General of the Center for hydrometeorological services (UzHydroMet) within the Ministry for emergency situations.

The Ministry of Health of Uzbekistan has developed a draft organs, tissues and (or) human cells transplantation bill. The document is published on the portal for discussion of normative legal acts.

Ulugbek Rozukulov has been appointed as director general of the flagship airline Uzbekistan Airways, replacing Valeriy Tyan, a source in the government said.

The Government of Uzbekistan strictly forbade the use of child labor for cotton harvesting in 2017, as well as the forced labor of employees of healthcare and education organizations.