A government resolution “On the introduction of mechanisms for voluntary accreditation of medical organizations” was adopted.
In 2020, 1,723 officials were brought to criminal responsibility in Uzbekistan within 1,148 criminal cases, the General Prosecutor’s Office of Uzbekistan reports.
The resident population of Uzbekistan made up 33.5 million, the press service of the State Statistics Committee of Uzbekistan reported.
An expanded meeting with the heads of diplomatic missions of the Republic of Uzbekistan abroad was held at the Ministry of Investment and Foreign Trade, during which an analysis of their activities at the end of 2020 was carried out, as well as key priorities in work for 2021 were considered.
In Samarkand on 18 January, from 10.00 to 12.00, traffic on some streets will be limited in connection with the “Save AraI” eco-marathon:
Titular Archbishop of Paestum Giovanni d’Aniello has been appointed the new Apostolic Nuncio (Vatican Ambassador) in Uzbekistan, according to the official notification of the Holy See’s Seal Service, Dunio news agency reported.
On 16 January 2020, the Ministry of Investments and Foreign Trade discussed the key points of the Address of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan to the Oliy Majlis and the people of Uzbekistan.
On 16 January 2021, an event was held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Uzbekistan to discuss the main priorities of the domestic and foreign policy of the state, outlined in the Address of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev to the Oliy Majlis, with which he spoke on 29 December 2020.