Time flies in Samarkand. The ancient Silk Road city is marking its 2,750th anniversary in grand style, a mere 11 years after celebrating its official 2,500th anniversary.
The Uzbek government offered the Imam Al Bukhari’s tomb as a Muslim religious tourist site in Uzbekistan, Bernama reported quoting the head of the Uzbek promotion and investment expert group, Khursanov Abdulo.
Prominent Uzbek Young Pop star Iroda Dilroz has recently made it public to her fans that the star is about to release her new album making this one different throu its virtuality.
This year Registan square of Samarkand will witness the Sixth International festival Sharq taronalari with unique melodies of the East.
The "BBC Cardiff Singer of the World" International contest of young opera performers was held in Cardiff - the capital of Wales, Jahon reports.
The Samarkand regional department of Uzbektourism National Company together with the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) have published a "Guidebook of Samarkand" dedicated to the city’s 2750th anniversary, Jahon reported.
Chinese heritage experts and officials have selected an initial list of 48 sites along the country’s sections of the ancient Silk Road for its joint application with five central Asian countries for world cultural heritage status.
The International Summer School of Theater of the young actors of the CIS and Baltic countries opened in the town of Serpukhov near Moscow, Jahon reported.