Trade turnover between Russia and Uzbekistan made up US$6.68 billion in 2011, Ambassador of Russia to Uzbekistan Vladimir Tyurdenov said at the roundtable in Tashkent.
President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov has congratulated Nicolae Timofty on his election as President of the Republic of Moldova.
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States to Uzbekistan George A. Krol congratulated people of Uzbekistan with Navruz.
For last period of 2012, customs officers of Uzbekistan revealed 126 facts of illegal movement of 96,000 liters of alcohol for total sum of 8 billion soums.
President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov signed a resolution “On shifting of day-offs” on 19 March 2012.
Embassy of Uzbekistan in Moscow in cooperation with Diplomatic Academy of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs organized a roundtable dedicated to the 20th anniversary of establishing diplomatic relations between Uzbekistan and Russia.
An instruction on implementation of measures of administrative responsibility to employees of diplomatic missions and consular establishments of foreign organizations, as well as related organizations, accredited in Uzbekistan, for violation of road traffic rules has been approved in Uzbekistan.
Member of the British House of Lords and deputy chairperson of All-Party parliamentary group “Britain-Uzbekistan”, Baroness Vivien Stern, paid a visit to Uzbekistan on 14-17 March 2012, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Uzbekistan said.