A three-year-old girl, left unattended in a family kindergarten in Dustlik district of Jizzakh region, died after falling into an aryk.
A 24-year-old resident of Uzbekistan, who was seriously injured during fighting on the side of terrorists in Syria, was detained and taken back to Uzbekistan, the State Security Service (SSS) said.
President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev held a meeting on 23 February on youth employment issues.
On 22 February 2024, the Committee of the Legislative Chamber of the Oliy Majlis on Agrarian and Water Issues conducted a preliminary consideration of the bill “On the recognition of rights to unauthorizedly seized land plots and buildings and structures built in them.”
The International Round Table on the topic: “Achievements of Uzbekistan in the fight against poverty: analysis and conclusions”, organized by the Center for Economic Research and Reforms together with the World Bank, the UN Development Program in Uzbekistan and the Representative Office of the UN Children’s Fund in Uzbekistan, completed its work in Tashkent on 23 February.
The Presidential Decree “On the State Program for the Implementation of the Strategy “Uzbekistan - 2030” in the “Year of Support for Youth and Business” was adopted.
In 2024, it is planned to purchase an additional 200 electric buses for the city of Tashkent, the Ministry of Transport of Uzbekistan reports.
An attempt to smuggle of an ancient coin from Uzbekistan to Türkiye was prevented, the press service of the Cultural Heritage Agency reports.