Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin plans to visit Uzbekistan. The head of the government stated at the session of the Cabinet on 21 July.
Uzbekistan and Kuwait have signed a package of agreements expanding bilateral cooperation. "Ten documents were signed following talks during the official visit of Kuwaiti Emir Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Jabir al-Sabah to Uzbekistan," the Uzbek head of state’s press service told Interfax.
The Emir of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber As-Sabah arrived to Tashkent with an official visit on 21 July.
President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov participated in the session of the Cabinet of Ministers, which took place on 18 July in Tashkent. The session participants considered the results of the country’s socioeconomic development in the first half of 2008 and priorities for the rest of the year.
The Emir of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber As-Sabah will pay an official visit to Uzbekistan during 21-24 July on the invitation of the President Islam Karimov, UzA reported.
President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov received Japanese Finance minister Fukushiro Nukaga on 18 July in Tashkent.
Yesterday, the Uzbek head of state Islam Karimov received Japanese Finance Minister Fukushiro Nukaga, who is on his first visit to the country, at the Oqsaroy presidential residence. The meeting discussed expanding cooperation in various spheres.
Foreign ministers of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) will decide on whether to lift a moratorium on bringing in new states at a meeting in Tajikistan on July 25, a Russian diplomat said on Friday.
President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov visited Kagan district of Bukhara region on 17 July. Here he participated in the meeting of the governmental commission investigating the fire and explosion at the ammunition depot of the Defense Ministry’s military unit. The explosion occurred in the night of 10 July, caused by the ignition at the depot.
A round table on economic and legal guarantees of development of nongovernmental noncommercial organizations and other civil society institutes, as well as priority directions of protection of women’s rights was held in Samarkand.