Avicenna Statuette will be awarded to the directors of the best scientific and medical documentaries concurrent with the third International Cinema Verite Festival slated for 15-20 October.
Tashkent city administration in cooperation with Inter Tashkent Expo company and Osiyo Ramzi, Fashion Designers Association of Uzbekistan, held a competition of cooks and confectioners called “Wedding Ceremonies”.
Annual Festival Han Atlas started at Tashkent Institute of Textile and Light Industry on 22 May.
Festival of Cultural Exchange of Korea and Central Asia “Silk Odour” started in South Korea on 15 May. The festival is organized at the participation of the Fund Forum of Culture and Art of Uzbekistan.
The celebration of the 80th anniversary of the national poet of Uzbekistan and Karakalpakstan Ibrohim Yusupov took place in Tashkent.
Uzbekistan First Deputy Foreign Minister Hamidollah Karamatov and Iran’s Ambassador to Uzbekistan Mohammad Keshavarz-zadeh as well as other foreign countries ambassadors in Uzbekistan and senior officials of the country attended Iran’s booth.
Culture ministers of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) gathered in the central Russian city of Kazan Monday to discuss multilateral cultural cooperation within the framework of the regional bloc.
The Cinema Festival of South Korea started in Tashkent on 20 April. The event, held within the Korean culture festival, has been organized by the Ministry of culture and sport of Uzbekistan, Fund Forum of culture and art of Uzbekistan, Ministry of culture, sport and tourism of South Korea and the South Korean embassy.
Hallyu or the Korean wave is leading the way to a modern-day Silk Road. The Korean Culture & Information Service of the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism and the Korean Silk Road Foundation will open a Korean Culture Festival in Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan from 16 April to 1 May, Korea Times reported.