President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov received at his Oksaroy residence on 29 October the Defence Minister of the Russian Federation Anatoly Serdyukov, UzA reported.
Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao’s upcoming visits to Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Belarus and Russia will be China’s major diplomatic move in the Eurasian region, Chinese Assistant Foreign Minister Li Hui said here Monday.
Russian Defence Minister Anatoliy Serdyukov is leaving today for Central Asia and the Caucasus on a two-day visit, during which he will visit Uzbekistan and Armenia, Information and Public Relations Service of Russia’s Defence Ministry has told ITAR-TASS news agency.
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Uzbekistan to Singapore Alisher Kurmanov presented credentials to the President of Singapore Sellapan Ramnathan.
About 100 nutrition experts from Central Asia will meet in Kazakhstan next week to discuss one of the most pressing health challenges that has faced the region in the past decade - malnutrition.
Russia’s Defense Minister Anatoly Serdyukov will pay an official visit to Tashkent (Uzbekistan) and Yerevan (Armenia) on 29-30 October 2007, the Defense Ministry’s press office said.
Uzbekistan attaches great attention to strengthening the public health sector, improving the level of medical service and preventing various infectious diseases. With this aim, the country will hold a mass vaccination against measles and rubella in November. Currently, preparations for this event are under way in localities.
The ten Middle Eastern and Central Asian member states of the Iran-based Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) have approved the establishment of an ECO-sponsored science foundation.
President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov on 26 October at his Oksaroy residence received Vice-President and Prime Minister of the United Arabic Emirates (UAE) and Ruler of Dubai Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UzA reported.