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"Tourism on the Silk road" international tourist fair launched in Tashkent

A major tourist event in our country - Tashkent international tourist fair "Tourism on the Silk road" – 2014 has started in the capital. This year the event brings together more than 300 exhibiting companies, and the total number of participants is more than 120 thousand people from more than 30 countries.

TITF is held since 1994. The main purpose of the event is realization of transcontinental "silk road" project. The fair participants every year are dozens of international tourist companies interested in Uzbekistan, as in the best direction. The growing interest to the tourist potential of Uzbekistan proves annual expansion of geography of participants.

The main objective of the fair is a visual representation of all tourist potential of the region, implementation and promotion of tourist services of the leading travel agencies, resorts, offices of tourism regions and foreign countries.

The fair allows leading experts in the world to share experiences, discuss current issues of tourism, to provide new opportunities for its development.



Uzbek Circus Artists Win the Bronze Elephant

The Tashkent State Circus artists have returned home with the prize of the 13th International Youth Circus Festival-Contest that took place in Moscow.

Within several days artists from various countries demonstrated more than 30 performances of different genres on the arena of the Moscow Circus on Tsvetnoy Boulevard. Uzbekistan was represented by the Tashkenbaevs dynasty, the world famous ropewalkers. The audience watched breathtaking acrobatic feats by our ropewalkers with great admiration, for which they won the third prize of the festival, and received ‘The Bronze Elephant’.

“Each of the festival is a display of best world achievements, and participation in similar festivals serves a big incentive to develop,” tells a production director of the Tashkent State Circus Olimjon Tashkenbaev. “The jury estimated the presentation of the turn and performance skills of artists. They came after the artists from Russia and China, who showed better results.”

Representatives of the Tashkenbaevs dynasty won in many international contests. In 2009, in the similar festival hosted by China they won ‘The Bronze Lion’, and in 2010 in Italy our artists got the first prize ‘The Golden Coliseum.’

(Source: «Uzbekistan Today» newspaper)


The twelfth session of the General prosecutors of the SCO member States to be held in Tashkent

The twelfth session of the General prosecutors of the member States of the Shanghai cooperation organization (SCO) will be held on October 8, 2014 in Tashkent.

Perspective directions of Prosecutor's offices of the member States of the SCO is going to be discussed in the course of the event, the press service of the Prosecutor General of the Republic of Uzbekistan said.

Besides, the issues of strengthening and expanding cooperation between law enforcement authorities of the member States of the SCO to solve problems in the field of supervision over execution of legislation in the sphere of protection of rights of entrepreneurs, ensuring the rights and legitimate interests of minors, protection of nature and the results of the review of the law and practice of member States of SCO, as well as other issues will be discussed  at the event.

Upon completion of the discussion of agenda, signing of the final Protocol with the decision is planned.



Projects for US$163m implemented in SIZ “Angren”

Committee of international affairs and inter-parliamentary relations of Oliy Majlis of Uzbekistan organized a roundtable “Development of investment cooperation at special industrial zone “Angren” on 2 October 2014.

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Effects of Reforms to Boost the Welfare of People

President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov traveled October 6 to the Andijan Region in order to review the course of socio-economic reforms and creative endeavors in provinces. 

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Political parties - in process of modernization of state and society

An international round table on the topic: “Political parties and elections: international practice and experience of Uzbekistan” was held in Tashkent. The event was organized by the Independent Institute for Monitoring the Formation of Civil Society and the Central Election Commission of the Republic of Uzbekistan.

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Address by the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan H.E. Mr. Islam Karimov at the Opening Ceremony of the 99th Session of the Executive Council of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO)

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Gymnast from Uzbekistan national team won the silver medal at the Asian games

On Thursday, September 25, at the XVII summer Asian games in South Korea Incheon, member of the national team of Uzbekistan gymnast Anton Fokin won a silver medal.

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