Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov met with heads of CIS governments before the start of a CIS heads of government council meeting on 22 November, Turkmenistan.ru reported quoting the Turkmen State News Service (TDH).
The website of the Welfare Improvement Strategy for 2008-2010 (WIS) has been launched and it provides information the strategy and relevant materials, press release of UNDP project Support to Uzbekistan’s Welfare Improvement Strategy said on 21 November.
The topical soiree dedicated to the Republic of Uzbekistan was held at the largest Italian University of La Sapienza.
The Embassy of Uzbekistan in Brussels held a briefing on the reforms in the sphere of health in Uzbekistan.
A new border post building has opened in the eastern Uzbek region of Andijon, Uzbek TV reported on 20 November.
It has become a good tradition to hold a "round table" session in Tashkent on the occasion of the International Day for Tolerance, which is marked all over the world in keeping with a UN decision.
The following is the text of biographies of four presidential candidates of Uzbekistan as published in the Uzbek newspaper Khalq Sozi on 21 November.
Prime minister of the Republic of Tajikistan Akil Akilov, prime minister of the Republic of Belarus Sergey Sidorsky, prime minister of Ukraine Victor Yanukovich, prime minister of the Republic of Armenia Serj Sargsyan, prime minister of the Republic of Azerbaijan Artur Rasizade, prime minister of the Russian Federation Victor Zubkov, prime minister of the Republic of Georgia Georgiy Baramidze, vice prime minister of the Republic of Uzbekistan Rustam Kasymov, prime minister of the Republic of Moldova Vasile Tarlev arrived in Ashgabat today.
The parliamentarians and the members of the government of Uzbekistan, representatives of international organizations and NGOs discussed the issues on protection of the rights of the children in Uzbekistan at UNDP-backed workshop on Friday, 16 November.