"Georgia and Uzbekistan have good prospects for cooperation," the Georgian charge d’affaires to Uzbekistan and Tajikistan, Giorgi Chkheidze, noted during a conversation with a Biznes-Vestnik Vostoka newspaper correspondent on the occasion of the national holiday - Georgia’s Independence Day.
Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kuwait Sheikh Mohammed Al-Salem Al-Sabah and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Bahrain Sheikh Haled Bin Ahmed Bin Mohammed Al-Khalifa paid an official visit to Uzbekistan.
Based on the recommendations of the State Demonopolisation Committee, the Cabinet of Ministers of Uzbekistan has passed a resolution No. 104 "On introduction of amendments and addenda to certain decisions of the Government of the Republic of Uzbekistan".
The embassy of Uzbekistan in London on 31 May hosted a seminar on the "Uzbekistan’s experience in the achievement of inter-faith harmony" which was organized in partnership with the international organization Three Faith Forum.
In 2008 the Tashkent Scientific Research Institute for Vaccines and Serums of Uzpharmsanoat state joint-stock concern will deliver medicine worth US$14 million to Armenia and Georgia, Uzbekistan Today reported.
The Italian embassy in Uzbekistan has held a festive event devoted to the country’s national holiday - the Republic Day - in Tashkent’s Intercontinental Hotel.
The SOS-Samarkand Childen’s Village has opened in Sogdiana district of Samarkaknd.
Russian President Vladimir Putin hopes for close partnership relations with Uzbekistan, Russia’s Itar-Tass reported.