Uzbekistan Airways, Uzbekistan’s national carrier, has signed a firm order for six Airbus A320 aircraft, further enlarging its Airbus fleet. The announcement was made at a signing ceremony in Tashkent on Thursday, 28 June.
During the first six months of 2007, the amount of contraband goods seized in South Kazakhstan Region on border with Uzbekistan is five times more than it was in the same period last year, Interfax-Kazakhstan reported.
Delegation led by Minister of Energy and Water resources of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan Muhammad Ismail-Khan is visiting Uzbekistan. Members of the delegation met with the chairman of "Uzbekenergo" State Joint-Stock Company B.Teshabaev.
Uzvodenergo (Uzbekistan Water Energy) Specialised Association (a division of the Ministry of Agriculture and Water Management) has launched the construction of Andijan and Ahangaran Small Hydroelectric Power Stations.