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  1. 17:03 Uzbek tour operators sign cooperation agreement with Astana EXPO National CompanyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 | AkiPress

    An agreement on cooperation was signed between the Astana EXPO National Company and the Association of Private Tourist Agencies of Uzbekistan during their bilateral meeting on the eve in Tashkent, according to the Kazakh Embassy. The meeting was also attended by Kazakhstan Ambassador to Uzbekistan Yerik Utembayev, representatives of the Uzbektourism National Company, Kazakh and Uzbek tourism companies, as well as local and foreign media.

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  2. India, Uzbekistan agree to step up security cooperationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | The Indian Express

    Tashkent : Prime Minister Narendra Modi shakes hands with Uzbekistan's President Islam Karimov during a bilateral meeting in Tashkent, Uzbekistan on Thursday. PTI Photo by Subhav Shukla Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday held a meeting with Uzbekistan President Islam Karimov during which the two leaders called for more security cooperation to further expand and strengthen bilateral relations.

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  3. Focus on defence, security as Modi meets Uzbek PresidentRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2016 | Nerve News

    Tashkent, June 23 - India and Uzbekistan on Thursday took note of their growing defence cooperation and called for enhanced security ties as Prime Minister Narendra Modi held bilateral talks with Uzbekistan President Islam Karimov here on Thursday. President Karimov welcomed Modi on his second visit to Uzbekistan within a year and Modi thanked Karimov for support to India's membership of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation .

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  4. Tashkent 'blocks Soviet-era cars' during SCO summitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | BBC News

    Uzbekistan's capital has reportedly issued a temporary ban on Soviet-era cars entering the city ahead of a major international summit. People behind the wheel of old cars made by Lada, Volga and Moskvich have been stopped from passing police checkpoints into Tashkent, which is hosting a two-day gathering of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation , according to the Uzmetronom.com news site.

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  5. SCO Leaders Meeting In TashkentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Weekday Magazine

    Presidents of member states and countries with the status of observers of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization were in Uzbekistan's capital, Tashkent, on June 23 for the start of a two-day summit. The Kremlin said on June 22 that the possible accession to the SCO of India and Pakistan during 2017 would be discussed.

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  6. PM Modi leaves for Tashkent, says India expects fruitful outcome during SCO meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | The Indian Express

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said that India is glad to be a member of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization and it looks forward to fruitful outcomes particularly in the field of economic cooperation. "I will travel to Uzbekistan for a brief visit to attend the SCO Summit and interact with leaders of SCO nations," said Modi in a statement prior to his departure to Uzbekistan to attend the summit.

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  7. 10:42 Chinese, Uzbek leaders hail inauguration of Central Asia's longest railway tunnelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | AkiPress

    Visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping and his Uzbek counterpart, Islam Karimov, on Wednesday hailed the inauguration of the Qamchiq Tunnel in Uzbekistan, saying it is a major achievement of the Belt and Road Initiative, Xinhua state news agency reported. The two leaders watched via video link the opening of the 19.2-km railway tunnel, which is part of the Angren-Pap railway line that connects Tashkent and Namangan.

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  8. Chinese, Uzbek leaders hail inauguration of Central Asia's longest railway tunnelRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    Visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping and his Uzbek counterpart, Islam Karimov, on Wednesday hailed the inauguration of the Qamchiq Tunnel in Uzbekistan, saying it is a major achievement of the Belt and Road Initiative. The two leaders watched via video link the opening of the 19.2-km railway tunnel, which is part of the Angren-Pap railway line that connects Tashkent and Namangan.

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  9. Looking forward to fruitful outcomes at SCO Summit: Narendra ModiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | India.com

    New Delhi, June 22 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi tonight said he looked forward to fruitful outcomes at the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation Summit for which he will be travelling to Tashkent tomorrow. "I will travel to Uzbekistan for a brief visit to attend the SCO Summit & interact with leaders of SCO nations," he tweeted.

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  10. Spotlight: Uzbeks applaud Chinese president's signed articleRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    Chinese President Xi Jinping 's signed article in a leading Uzbek newspaper has won wide praise from Uzbeks, who expect further development of bilateral relations and cooperation. Ahead of his visit to Uzbekistan, Xi on Tuesday published a signed article in Narodnoye Slove titled "A Glorious New Chapter in China-Uzbekistan Friendship."

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  11. Xi arrives in BukharaRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2016 | The Standard

    President Xi Jinping arrived in the ancient city of Bukhara in central-southern Uzbekistan today. Located along the route of the ancient the Silk Road, the city has long served as a center of trade, scholarship, culture, and religion.

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  12. China, Poland raise ties to comprehensive strategic partnershipRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    China and Poland agreed on Monday to lift their ties to a comprehensive strategic partnership, showing a shared commitment to further growing their bilateral cooperation. The upgrade, written into a joint communique, was announced after talks between visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping and his Polish counterpart, Andrzej Duda.

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  13. Chinese Leader Talks Trade in Belgrade, WarsawRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Transitions Online

    The search for new export markets is the underlying reason for Chinese President Xi Jinping's trip to Serbia and Poland. The Chinese leader arrived in Warsaw yesterday after a stop in Serbia, countries Beijing sees as gateways to southeastern and Central Europe.

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  14. Uzbekistan glitters with Silk Road wondersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | Korea Herald

    For those that long for the ancient Silk Road splendors from Central Asia, Uzbekistan serves snippets of those former glories, arranged with modern conveniences. The doubly landlocked country in the heart of Eurasia offers a peculiar mishmash of cultural relics: luminous minarets, voluptuous domes and tortuous mosaics, often next to classical Russian architectures and ideological socialist sculptures.

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  15. Chinese president arrives in Serbia for state visitRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived here Friday for a state visit to Serbia as China seeks to carry forward traditional friendship and step up economic engagement with Serbia. It is the first visit by a Chinese head of state to Serbia in 32 years, and also Xi's second trip to Central and Eastern Europe in less than three months.

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  16. Uzbekistan: Borders Closed for SCO SummitRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2016 | EurasiaNet

    Uzbekistan is reportedly closing its borders to all citizens from neighboring Central Asian countries in the most drastic measure adopted to date to enhance security for the Shanghai Cooperation Organization summit this month. "From June 15 to June 25, Uzbekistan will be halting the passage of people, transportation and cargo entering the country from Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan," KyrTAG news agency reported .

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  17. Azerbaijani kelagayi presented to UzbeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Today.Az

    Tashkent has hosted an event titled 'Azerbaijani Kelagayi art and its presentation', Trend Life reported. The event held at the initiative and with the organization of the Azerbaijani embassy in Uzbekistan and Cultural Centre named after Heydar Aliyev.

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  18. Uzbekistan: Satellites Dishes Removed Ahead of SummitRead the original story

    May 31, 2016 | EurasiaNet

    With a major international summit approaching, authorities in Uzbekistan's capital have taken to dismantling satellite dishes and tinted windows along a main city thoroughfare. The Shanghai Cooperation Organization heads of state summit scheduled for June 23-24 has sparked a frenzy of tidying up in Tashkent.

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  19. UzbekistanRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2016 | State Department

    The amount of U.S. dollars or any foreign currency may not exceed the total declared by the traveler upon entry. If it does, the traveler must present bank documents showing the source of the additional currency.

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  20. SCO paradigm of global, regional co-opRead the original story

    May 24, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    The Shanghai Cooperation Organization has become a paradigm of global and regional cooperation with great vitality and significant influence since its founding 15 years ago, visiting Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said here Tuesday. The SCO has set an example of good neighborly and friendly relations, with its member states firmly supporting each other's development paths and efforts to safeguard respective core interests while resolving differences through dialogue and consultation, Wang told reporters after attending a meeting of SCO foreign ministers in the capital of Uzbekistan.

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