The exposition "History, culture and traditions of Uzbekistan" was presented in Kiev, capital of Ukraine, within the framework of the "Exhibition of decorative applied arts and national costumes".
It took 14 years for University of Wyoming professor Marianne Kamp to write her latest book, “The New Woman in Uzbekistan: Islam, Modernity, and Unveiling under Communism.”
Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Karim Massimov supported initiative on creation of the SCO Youth Association, Kazinform said.
A photo exhibition following the theme of China Today opened in the Uzbek capital of Tashkent Tuesday, showing the style and features of contemporary China with more than 400 exquisite pictures.
The Altyn Asyr TV, Turkmenistan’s main official TV channel, at 1440 gmt 18 October, on the day of the official visit by the Uzbek president, Islam Karimov, aired a recorded concert by prominent Uzbek pop singers.
Today the United Nations Office in Uzbekistan announced a poster contest on the theme “UN Contribution to Human Development through the Language of Contemporary Design”. It is organized jointly with the UN Development Programme in Uzbekistan, the UNODC Regional Office for Central Asia and the Academy of Arts of Uzbekistan.
World Music Central website has published an article describing the biography of a known Uzbek singer Sevara Nazarkhan. The following is full text of the story.
President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov participated in the celebrations of the 2,000th anniversary of the city of Margilan on 7 September, UzA reported.