Population of Uzbekistan will increases from 27.8 million in 2008 to 38.4 million in 2050, UNFPA said in its new report “State of World Population 2008”. The report said average population growth rate will make up 1.4% in 2005-2010.
Tajik parliament’s lower house ratified an agreement on setting up a nuclear-free zone in Central Asia was ratified on 12 November at its regular session.
EurAsEC [Eurasian Economic Community] has officially confirmed that Uzbekistan has suspended its membership in the organization.
Uzbekistan’s suspension of its membership in the EurAsEC [Eurasian Economic Community] will not affect Russian-Uzbek cooperation, the Russian Foreign Ministry told an Itar-Tass correspondent on 12 November.
Uzbekistan is to suspend its membership in the Eurasian Economic Community (EEC) due to its allegedly poor efficiency, Russian media reported Wednesday.
The Project Working Group on Knowledge-based Development (PWG on KBD) held a inauguration session in Baku on 12 November, bringing together delegations from Azerbaijan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan and other countries, Azerbaijan’s Azeri Press Agency reported.
Prime Ministers of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) will review over 35 draft documents at their meeting in Chisinau, Moldavia, on 14 November
On 11 November, Turkmenistan’s president, Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow, received Uzbekistan’s outgoing ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary to Turkmenistan, Alisher Qodirov, Turkmen TV Altyn Asyr channel on 11 November reported.