On 22 December 2008, Chinese Vice Foreign Minister Li Hui held consultation with Uzbek Deputy Foreign Minister Bakhtiyor Islamov on China-Uzbekistan relations, the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) and other issues in Tashkent.
Executives of power departments of Russia and some CIS countries agreed on cooperation in the sphere of investigating corruption crimes, said chief of the economic security department of the Russian Interior Ministry Yuri Shalakov, ITAR-TASS reported.
Uzbek President Islam Karimov signed a decree on one-time bonuses to all budget organizations on 25 December.
Uzbek President Islam Karimov shifted day-off from 4 January 2009 to 2 January 2009.
A total of 22.5 kg of heroin have been seized in Uzbekistan’s southeastern Surkhandarya Region, a spokesman for the republic’s Interior Ministry said on Wednesday.
Former Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Uzbekistan to Russia and Belarus Bakhtiyor Islamov was appointed as Deputy Foreign Affairs of Uzbekistan.
Police in the Bukhara Province in southwestern Uzbekistan have seized over 10 kg of heroin from two drug couriers, a source in the republic’s interior ministry said on Tuesday.
Ecosan, international health and ecology foundation, and Uzbekistan Temir Yollari (Uzbekistan Railways) delivered a humanitarian aid to Nukus, Karakalpakstan.
A training course on employment of people with disabilities for management and staff of employment support centres finished in the Tashkent City Department on Labour and Social Protection of Population on 16 December.