Uzbekistan Newswire

Uzbekistan Newswire

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  1. General Electric implements another major project in Uzbek energy sectorRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Trend

    The US General Electric has completed the delivery of the first cargo of main equipment, including two gas turbines and two generators for new power units being built as part of the modernization of the Takhiatash thermal power plant in Uzbekistan, Uzbek media reported. The project envisages construction of two combined-cycle units with total capacity of 580 megawatts.

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  2. Captive-breeding will not save wild Asian Houbara without regulation of huntingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurekAlert!

    ... increasing numbers. But research published today in the journal Biological Conservation shows that the species in Uzbekistan is declining by more than 9 per cent each year, and that the number of captive-bred birds needed to be released annually ...

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  3. Uzbekistan, Russia discuss economic cooperation prospectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Today.Az

    Russian and Uzbek senators, representatives of the executive authorities, experts, entrepreneurs discussed the implementation of agreements in the trade and economic sphere. Chairman of the Senate of the Oliy Majlis of the Republic of Uzbekistan Nigmatilla Yuldashev declared that at the First Forum of Interregional Cooperation between the Russia and Uzbekistan, held in October in Tashkent, more than a 1,000 guests from Russia participated, contracts worth more than $ 2 billion were signed.

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  4. Israeli VP Group to create agricultural cluster in UzbekistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Trend

    The Head of Administration of the Namangan region Khairullo Bozorov has met with the Vice-President of the Israeli consortium of companies VP Group Eli Benjamin, UzDaily.uz reported. The representatives of VP GROUP expressed a desire to establish modern greenhouses in the Namangan region, to grow, process and export fruits and vegetables based on the advanced technologies using the cluster method.

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  5. 16:58 Central Asian countries explore restoration of cultural sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | AkiPress

    The National Cultural Heritage Administration of China and the Ministry of Culture of Uzbekistan are holding the international seminar on on rehabilitation and reconstruction of cultural sites is held in Tashkent and Khiva.

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  6. Intl. conference cements common heritage along Silk RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 10 | Tehran Times

    A recent conference hosted delegations of experts and officials from Iran and other countries with the aim of cementing common heritage along the ancient Silk Road. "Afghanistan, Central Asia and Iran - Common Heritage along the Silk Roads and corridors to and from Europe" was selected as the theme for the event held in Samarkand, Uzbekistan, from November 5 and 6. Organized in cooperation with UNESCO, the European Union and the International Institute for Central Asian Studies, the conference addressed preservation of Silk Road tangible and intangible cultural heritage in order to enhance regional knowledge and to encourage sustainable tourism.

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  7. Travelling in UzbekistanRead the original story

    Friday Nov 9 | TrekEarth

    Before going to Uzbekistan, I read that from Samarkand to Shakhrisabz is 80 km and there is a train connection. So I decided to go by train.

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  8. 10:16 240,000 people in 5 Uzbek cities to benefit from improved heating and hot water servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2018 | AkiPress

    Over 240,000 residents in five cities across Uzbekistan are to benefit from improved efficiency and quality of heating and hot water services, thanks to the District Heating Energy Efficiency Project. The World Bank supports the project with a US$140 million International Development Association credit approved in January 2018.

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  9. FEATURE-In Kyrgyzstan, warming brings less water - and more conflictRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 8 | Reuters

    ... of Kok Tal's farmers receive their fair share of water. But there is rarely enough for everyone. "The problem is Uzbekistan" he told the Thomson Reuters Foundation. "Our water flows through Uzbekistan and they do not give us enough." Kol Tal's water ...

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  10. Calligraphy master and his studentRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 8 | TrekEarth

    Calligraphy master and his student - the scene I saw in front of the small souvenir shop in the courtyard of the madrassa in Registon. Uzbek is a Turkic language that is the first official and only declared national language of Uzbekistan.

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  11. The world's most interesting places to visit in 2019 have been revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 8 | Daily Mail

    ... who love to saturate themselves in history and culture will no doubt be enthralled by the sights of Samarkand, Uzbekistan. Located on the Silk Road (the ancient trade route linking China to the Mediterranean), Samarkand is one of the oldest ...

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  12. Dutch company eyes to create agriculture cluster in UzbekistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 8 | Today.Az

    A delegation of the Dutch company Lely is on a visit in Uzbekistan Nov. 7-9, Uzbek media reported citing the press service of the country's Foreign Ministry. "On Nov. 7, the delegation held talks in the Uzbek Agriculture Ministry, and on Nov. 8, the delegation leaves for the Namangan region," the report said.

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  13. China investing in modernizing textile production in UzbekistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 8 | Today.Az

    Chinese Ambassador to Uzbekistan Jiang Yan got acquainted with the project of the joint venture Uzwoolentex, which is being implemented on the basis of the complex "Narimteks" in the Fergana region of Uzbekistan, Uzbek media reported. The project is being implemented with the participation of Chinese capital, and the project's the total value is $8 million.

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  14. 15:16 Uzbekistan delegation attends Korea - " Central Asia Cooperation Forum in SeoulRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 8 | AkiPress

    Uzbekistan delegation led by Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Dilshod Akhatov attended the 11th Republic of Korea Central Asia cooperation forum in Seoul on Nov 6-7, Uzbek media report. The forum was devoted to issues of development of multilateral cooperation of the Republic of Korea with Central Asian countries in the sphere of medicine and healthcare, environmental protection, logistics and transport, as well as effective use of water resources in the region and measures on saving the Aral Sea.

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  15. 17:03 Kyrgyz, Uzbek security officials meet for talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 8 | AkiPress

    ... e Batken, Osh and Jalal-Abad regions of Kyrgyzstan and Governors of the Ferghana, Andijan and Namangan regions of Uzbekistan.

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  16. Russia's Ural Airlines to resume one more flight to TashkentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 7 | Today.Az

    Russia's Ural Airlines will resume flights from Volgograd city to Uzbekistan's Tashkent in December, Director General of Volgograd International Airport Sergey Dmitriev said, TASS reported. He noted that the Volgograd International Airport acts as one of the nearest Russian regions to Uzbekistan in the south-east direction.

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  17. Fish of KarakalpakstanRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 6 | TrekEarth

    Although Aral sea became Aralkum and also in Amu Darya there is little water, but still there are some canals and small ponds with a lot of fish. I was amazed to see the big fresh fish on the local market.

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  18. Police Want to Question Tycoon Lev Leviev in Diamond Smuggling AffairRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 6 | The Jewish Press

    ... r Soviet Union. He is the founder of the Ohr Avner Foundation (named after Leviev's father). Born in Samarkand, Uzbekistan, Leviev is a prominent member of the Bukhari Jewish community, and serves as president of the World Congress of Bukharian Jews.

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  19. Cabernet Mirziyoev: Uzbek President Sets Sights On World-Class WinemakingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 5 | Weekday Magazine

    ... its tradition dated back to antiquity, Uzbek wine suffered greatly under Soviet rule and failed to develop after Uzbekistan gained independence in 1991. But President Shavkat Mirziyoev, whose Central Asian state shares the Ferghana with neighbors ...

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  20. 10:27 Israeli company to build $46 million worth poultry farm in UzbekistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | AkiPress

    Israel's Levia Group will build a poultry factory in Andizhan region of Uzbekistan, which will produce 14,000 tons of broiler chicken meat a year. Israeli experts visited Andizhan region in May 2018 to see the site of the factory-to be.

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