On 23 October, an opening ceremony of seminar trainings dedicated to the study of international experience in covering electoral processes was held at National Association of Electronic Mass Media (NAEMM).
Three political parties of Uzbekistan submitted necessary documents to registration of candidates to the post of the President of Uzbekistan to the Central Election Commission on 21 October 2016.
On 20 October 2016, the Republican Press Center for the coverage of presidential elections played host to an online-mode seminar on the effective organization of activities of precinct election commissions for the elections of the President of Uzbekistan.
Delegates of the Eighth Congress of the Liberal Democratic Party of Uzbekistan endorsed the candidacy of Shavkat Mirziyayev to the post of the President of Uzbekistan.
A practical seminar for journalists involved in covering the current electoral season has been organized on 18 October in the Republican Press Center set up for elections of President of the Republic of Uzbekistan.
Delegates of the Eighth congress of Social-democratic party of Uzbekistan “Adolat” supported candidacy of Nariman Usmarov to the post of the President of Uzbekistan.
Experts of the Needs Assessment Mission of the Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE ODIHR), headed by the Head of Election Department Alexander Shlyk visited Uzbekistan.
Delegates of the 10th Congress of People’s Democratic Party of Uzbekistan (NDPU) supported the candidacy of Hotamjon Ketmonov to the post of the President of Uzbekistan.
The Central Election Commission of the Republic of Uzbekistan held its meeting October 13, 2016, in the format of videoconference, at the Republican Press Center for the coverage of presidential elections. The event was chaired by the head of the Commission Mirza-Ulugbek Abdusalomov.