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ELECTRONIC VISAS WILL BE INTRODUCED IN UZBEKISTAN (in Japanese)

Electronic visas will be introduced in Uzbekistan (in Japanese)

FROM JULY 15, 2018, ELECTRONIC VISAS WILL BE INTRODUCED IN UZBEKISTAN

From July 15, electronic visas are introduced, visa-free entry for foreigners under 16 years and a 5-day visa-free entry for transit air passengers.

The entry procedure of foreign citizens to Uzbekistan to be optimized

On July 4, 2018, the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev signed a Resolution on further measures for optimizing the procedure for the entry of foreign citizens to the Republic of Uzbekistan.

Strengthening regional and international cooperation to ensure peace, stability and sustainable development in the Central Asian region

Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan: draft resolution
Strengthening regional and international cooperation to ensure peace, stability and sustainable development in the Central Asian region

PRESIDENT OF UZBEKISTAN RECEIVES DEPUTY PRIME MINISTER, MINISTER OF PRESIDENTIAL AFFAIRS OF UAE

On May 7, the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev received the Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Presidential Affairs of the United Arab Emirates Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan.

PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF UZBEKISTAN RECEIVED THE DELEGATION OF THE REPUBLIC OF KOREA

On May 3, the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev held a meeting with the delegation of the Republic of Korea led by the Chairman of the Committee on Northern Economic Cooperation, Song Young-gil. 

MEETING OF THE PRESIDENTS OF UZBEKISTAN AND TURKEY IN A NARROW FORMAT HAS STARTED

The ceremony of the official meeting of the President of the Republic of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan took place at Kuksaroy residence.

SHAVKAT MIRZIYOYEV: IMPROVEMENT OF VILLAGES WILL CHANGE PEOPLE’S OUTLOOK, STRENGTHEN THEIR DESIRE TO LIVE BETTER

On April 26, the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev held a meeting dedicated to issues of qualitative organization and acceleration of activities on improvement of villages in accordance with the program “Obod qishloq” (“Prosperous village”). This was reported by the Press Service of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan. 

DEMONSTRATION OF ART AND FRIENDSHIP

A concert program of art masters of Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan was presented at Khorezm Regional Drama Theater in the city of Urgench. 

SHAVKAT MIRZIYOYEV AND GURBANGULY BERDIMUHAMEDOV SIGN JOINT STATEMENT

Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan signed several bilateral document after the talks in Kuksaroy presidential residence in Tashkent. President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev and President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov signed a Joint Statement.

CONSULTATION MEETING OF THE HEADS OF STATES OF CENTRAL ASIA WAS HELD AT THE INITIATIVE OF SHAVKAT MIRZIYOYEV

On March 15, Astana hosted the first consultation meeting of the heads of states of Central Asia. This was reported by the Press Service of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan. 

TASHKENT TO HOST A HIGH-LEVEL CONFERENCE ON AFGHANISTAN THE GLOBAL AND REGIONAL POWERS, AFGHANISTAN’S NEIGHBORS WILL ATTEND THE TASHKENT INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE “PEACE PROCESS, SECURITY COOPERATION AND REGIONAL CONNECTIVITY”

From the early days of his leadership of the country, President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev defined building up constructive, mutually advantageous and good-neighborly relations with Central Asian nations and cementing security in this part of the world as the principal foreign policy priority.

Uzbekistan introduces visa-free regime for citizens of 7 countries

On February 3, 2018, President Shavkat Mirziyoyev signed the Decree on additional measures of creating favorable conditions for development of tourism potential of the Republic of Uzbekistan.

UZBEKISTAN NATIONAL U23 FOOTBALL TEAM BECAME THE CHAMPION OF ASIA

Uzbekistan National U23 Football Team became the champion of Asia after beating the Vietnamese team in the final. The match in China ended with the score – 2:1.

Sustainable energy supply of strategic projects will be ensured

On January 26, a meeting on the issues of implementation of the program for guaranteed supply of electricity to new production facilities erected by Navoi Mining and Metallurgical Combinat until 2026 was held under the chairmanship of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev.