Thursday Apr 17
Korean National Art Festival in Uzbekistan Celebrates Day of Sun
The 21st Korean National Art Festival was held in Tashkent by Koreans in Uzbekistan on April 13 in celebration of the birth anniversary of President Kim Il Sung .
Uzbekistan's Schizophrenic Relationship with Tourism
Tashkent is set to host an international tourism expo on April 17 and 18. But the timing isn't very auspicious, coming only a few days after state television warned viewers that inviting unknown foreigners to Uzbekistan is "like playing with fire."
Three types of fun
It is now less than 30 days before I leave for Tajikistan to cross the 77 km long Fedchenko Glacier on my skis.
Top U.S. Diplomat Visiting Tashkent
A top U.S. diplomat is paying a four-day visit to Uzbekistan. The U.S. Embassy in Tashkent said on March 17 that Fatema Sumar, U.S. deputy assistant secretary of state for South and Central Asian affairs, would focus on expanding and deepening U.S.-Uzbek relations during her March 16-19 visit.
12:58 10.03.14 Uzbekistan introduces criminal penalties for illegal travel abroad
Lists of officials whose travel abroad with official business trip requires a special agreement with the President, the Cabinet of Ministers and the Presidential Administration, was approved by the Presidential decree on March 5 in Uzbekistan.