The Republican Center for Seismic Prognostic Monitoring of the Ministry of Emergency Situations reported that 11 January at 00:38 Tashkent time, an earthquake occurred in Kyrgyzstan.
A government commission has been formed to study the causes of the collapse of a part of a six-storey residential building under construction in Jizzakh. This was reported by the press service of the Cabinet of Ministers.
A part of a 6-storey building under construction collapsed in Jizzakh. This was reported by the press service of the Ministry of Emergencies of Uzbekistan.
A government resolution “On additional measures for social support of women” was adopted.
On 7-8 January 2021, at the Vnukovo international airport in Moscow, there was a congestion of citizens of the Republic of Uzbekistan in connection with the cancellation of the flight of the Russian airline Royal Flight on the Moscow-Samarkand route.
Chairperson of the Senate of the Oliy Majlis Tanzila Narbaeva met with Assistant Secretary of State of the United States of America, head of the State Department’s Office for Global Women’s Issues, Ambassador-at-Large Kelley Eckels Currie.
On 9 January 2021, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan Abdulaziz Kamilov received a delegation from the United States of America headed by the Chief Executive Officer of U.S. International Development Finance Corporation, Adam Boehler.
On 8 January, Director of the Institute of Strategic and interregional studies (ISMI) Eldor Aripov met with the newly appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan to the Republic of Uzbekistan, Syed Ali Asad Gilani.
FAO’s Director-General QU Dongyu and Uzbekistan’s Minister for Agriculture Jamshid Khodjaev signed an agreement for establishing the Uzbekistan Lounge at FAO’s headquarters in Rome.