Chinese President Hu Jintao accepted on Thursday credentials from newly appointed ambassador of Uzbekistan to China.
In November 2007, the Ministry of Health of Uzbekistan with financial and technical support of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in Uzbekistan, continues the series of trainings on building up and upgrading skills of health care providers involved in emergency obstetric care.
The First Korea-Central Asia Cooperation Forum was held in Seoul on 15 November at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade with about 150 participants including government officials, corporate representatives, people from academic and cultural circles from Korea, the Kyrgyz Republic, Kazakhstan, Tadzhikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan.
Foreign Minister of South Korea Song Min-soon said Thursday that the most valuable field of expertise Korea can share with Central Asia is its development experience.
Foreign Minister of South Korea Song Min-soon says Korea is Central Asian countries’ best partner for development cooperation, noting that Seoul has injected funds and resources into the region and will continue to do so.
Korea’s Foreign Minister Song Min-soon has pledged to cooperate with Central Asia, saying that Korea’s past experience of having achieved remarkable economic development in such a short time will be helpful for Central Asian countries looking to leap into the global economy.
UNESCO Regional Conference on Global Literacy is being organised by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Department of School Education & Literacy with UNESCO on 29-30 November, 2007 at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi. Smt. Sonia Gandhi will be the Chief Guest of the inaugural session whereas Smt. Mahashweta Devi, Jnanapeeth award winner and recipient of Saraswathi Samman, will be the keynote speaker.
Uzbekistan’s capital Tashkent will host the next conference of Russian expatriates living in Central Asia not later than September 2008, a Russian Foreign Ministry official said on the results of the conference of Russian compatriots held in Bishkek last week.