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.
A scientific and practical seminar on how the convention on the rights of the child are reflected in the laws of the Republic of Uzbekistan has been held in Tashkent, Uzbek newspaper Khalq Sozi reported on 20 November.
The Polish nation has recently celebrated its national holiday - the Day of Independence (11 November 1918). On this occasion the Charge d’affaires of the Republic of Poland to the Republic of Uzbekistan Jerzy Stankiewicz spoke of this special day, its role in Poland’s establishment as an independent state, as well as bilateral relations between the countries, UzReport.com reported.
The Central Electoral Commission of Uzbekistan has registered four candidates for participation in the December 23 presidential elections in Uzbekistan, Commission Chairman Mirza-Ulugbek Abdusalomov told a briefing here on Monday.
A two-week specialized training for personnel of the forensic departments of the law-enforcement agencies of Central Asian countries started today at the Drug Control Agency under the Tajik president, the head of the Tajik DCA forensic department, Bakhtiyor Karimov, has told Avesta.
Tajikistan attaches great importance to the creation as soon as possible of a migration centre as one of important factors of social protection of the labour activity of citizens of the Eurasian Economic Community (EurAsEC), Tajik Vice Prime Minister Khairinisso Yusufi said at a meeting of the Council on Social Policy at the Integration committee of the EurAsEC on Monday.
A delegation of Uzbekistan’s Legislative Chamber led by its Speaker Erkin Khalilov will visit China from 21 to 24 November, press office of the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress (NPC), China’s top legislative body, announced on Monday.
Tajik President Emomali Rakhmon and Secretary General of the Eurasian Economic Community (EurAsEC) Tair Mansurov met on Monday to discuss a concept of the rational and effective use of Central Asian water and energy resources.