On 14 January, President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev appointed the Deputy Minister of Transport of Uzbekistan.
Messages about the congestion of passengers during peak hours on the platforms of the Tashkent metro stations and in rolling stock are spreading on social networks. In particular, this situation is observed at the stations "Chilanzar", "M. Ulugbek" and "Novza".
On 14 January 2021, Ilkhomjon Nematov, appointed as Deputy Chairman of the Executive Committee - Executive Secretary of the Commonwealth of Independent States, left Tashkent for Moscow.
By decrees of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan in connection with the Day of Defenders of the Motherland and the 29th anniversary of the formation of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Uzbekistan, a group of military personnel, law enforcement officers were awarded military ranks, orders and medals.
UNFPA (United Nations Population Fund) supply human papillomavirus (HPV) testing equipment and test systems to the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Uzbekistan. This marks the begin of a pilot to further development of the national cervical cancer prevention programme in Uzbekistan.
In line with the relevant government resolution, the rectors of some universities were appointed.
A development capable of recognizing a stroke in the first 4 hours using artificial intelligence is planned to be introduced in Uzbekistan. This is the goal of the partnership between the National Chamber of Innovative Healthcare and Cerebra.ai Ltd. (Kazakhstan).
By presidential resolution from 14 January, Sherzod Khidoyatov was appointed to the post of Minister of Housing and Communal Services.
By Presidential Decree from 14 January, Davronjon Adylov was appointed First Deputy Minister of Construction.
On Wednesday, 138 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 infection were recorded in mainland China: 124 local and 14 imported from abroad, the State Health Committee of the People’s Republic of China said on Thursday.