On 20 December Uzbek TV’s First Channel "Saylov - 2007" (Election - 2007) programme, hosted by Navroz Rizayev, reported on the final phase of the preparations for the forthcoming presidential election.
Uzbekistan joined the agreement on postal payment services on 18 December 2007.
Uzbekistan denounced agreement on supply population with pharmaceutical means, vaccines and other immunobiological products, medical goods and equipment, produced in the territory of the Commonwealth of Independence States.
The candidate to the post of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan from the Movement of Entrepreneurs and Businessmen - Liberal Democratic Party of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov met voters in Tashkent city on 18 December, UzA reported.
The candidate to the post of the President of Uzbekistan from the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Asliddin Rustamov met voters in Jizzakh region on 18 December, UzA reported.
UN General Assembly approves cooperation resolution between UN and the Eurasian Economic Community (EurAsEC). The UN General Assembly has approved a cooperation resolution between the United Nations Organisation and the EurAsEC.
Uzbek President Islam Karimov and Russian President Vladimir Putin on 19 December discussed energy cooperation between the two countries over phone, the press service of the Kremlin said.
CIS observers in Uzbekistan pleased with the course of preparations for the presidential election, Interfax reported.
President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov discussed priority aspects of cooperation between Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan and other issues of mutual interest with his Turkmen counterpart Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov over phone on 18 December.