President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov is on an official visit in Cairo, Egypt. On 18 April, the official welcoming ceremony of the President of Uzbekistan was held at the Egypt President’s palace.
Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak and his Uzbek counterpart Isam Karimov on Wednesday, 18 April, expressed hope that security and stability would be established in the Middle East and Central Asia.
Egyptian Prime Minister Ahmad Nazif and visiting Uzbek President Islom Karimov attended on Wednesday, 18 Aprilm a ceremony marking the signing of ten cooperation agreements and memorandums of understanding (MoUs) between the two countries at the presidential palace in Cairo’s Kubba district.
Uzbekistan annually increases the volume of the budget funds being allocated for the healthcare: compare to the year 1999 this indicator grew by 7.4% and accounted for 480.8 billion soums (US$1=1251.13), a press release of Jahon news agency said.
The secretary of the National Security Office at the President of the Republic of Poland Wladislav Stasiak met with the secretary of the National Security Council at the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Murat Ataev on 13 April, Jahon reported quoting the local newspapers.
Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of China to Uzbekistan Yu Hongjun paid a working visit to Navoi city.
The prime ministers of Eurasian Economic Community (EurAsEC), an economic alliance of six ex-Soviet republics, adopted Wednesday a series of joint documents during a scheduled meeting in the Kazakh capital aimed to boost further integration within the organization.
The Interstate Council of the Eurasian Economic Community (EurAsEC) has opened its 18th session at the level of prime ministers of member states in Kazakhstan’s capital Astana on Wednesday.
Uzbek President Islam Karimov on 17 April left for Egypt on an official visit at the invitation of Egyptian President Muhammad Husni Mubarak. Prior to his departure, President Islam Karimov gave an interview to Uzbek TV’s correspondent.