Kyrgyz Ambassador to Uzbekistan Azizbek Madmarov met with the Chair of the Council of Friendship Societies, Uzbekistan’s Cultural and Educational Ties with Foreign Countries, Saidakhror Guliamov, and Uzbekistan’s poet Jumaniyaz Jabbarov on 6 March, reported press service of the Kyrgyz Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
The third forum of the creative and scientific intelligentsia of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) is due in Dushanbe in September, Mikhail Shvydkoi, the head of the Federal Agency for Culture and Cinematography of the Russian Federation and co-chairman of the forum, told a news conference in Moscow on Tuesday.
The First Uzbek-German summer academy on preserving the architectural heritage held in Uzbekistan in September last year has summed up its outcomes in the city of Potsdam in Germany, Jahon news agency of the Uzbek Foreign Ministry reported.
Iran has opened an art exhibition in Tashkent, the capital of Uzbekistan, to showcase miniatures and pictures of ancient Iran, Press TV of Iran reported.
The Government of Japan provided US$436,000 in grants to improve sound system of the Youth Theatre of Uzbekistan.
Iran will play host to the final review session regarding the application of Nowruz (or Navruz) to UNESCO’s Intangible Cultural Heritage list in May, Iran’s Press TV reported.
The first Persian-Uzbek dictionary has been published in Tehran and will be unveiled next week, MNA reported.
Tourism potential of Uzbekistan was presented at the International Tourism Fair in Leuven, Brabanthal (Belgium), 13 January 2008, Uzbek Embassy in Brussels said on its website.