Monthly Archives: May 2019

Uzbekistan will host the debut international tournament “The Wrestling Games”

On June 7-9, 2019 the 1st open international tournament “The Wrestling Games” will take place in Khiva city, Uzbekistan. The event is organized in the memory of Pahlavon Mahmud. The tournament is being organized by the Ministry of Culture and Sports, The State Committee for Tourism Development and Khokimiyat of Khorezm region. The ancient city

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Navoi region of Uzbekistan became the free economic zone

 According to the decree of the President of Uzbekistan dated May 15, 2019, Navoi region declared the free economic zone open for innovative, high-tech, export-oriented and import-substituting projects. The document is aimed to help create the favorable conditions in high-tech industry, doing business and developing innovative entrepreneurship. It also envisages the strengthening of mineral resources

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Uzbekistan takes steps towards applying for hosting 21st Asian Games

The Cabinet of Ministers of Uzbekistan adopted the decree on the special program that lists the measures to build the infrastructure applicable to host Asian Games in Uzbekistan. The document envisages the measures to prepare and send the application to the Olympic Council of Asia. It also states the need to conduct negotiations with the

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Uzbekistan National Interbank Processing Center and Mastercard signed a Memorandum

Uzbekistan National Interbank Processing Center (NIPC) and Mastercard international payment system signed a Memorandum of Intent. It is planned to cooperate in two main directions of development of non-cash payments. The first is to support accepting HUMO payment cards for payment in the international Mastercard network – issuing HUMO International cards. NIPC Director Sh. Kurbanov

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Hyundai electric cars will be made in Uzbekistan

South Korean Hyundai intends to start production of electric vehicles in Kokand, Uzbekistan. The cost of the project is 300 million dollars, the release of the first production electric car is expected by 2023. Production of Hyundai cars in Kokand Free Economic Zone is scheduled to begin by 2023. Construction of a plant with a

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Talking to Uzbek skullcap

Becoming an integral part of the national suit, the skullcap became a tradition of Uzbek people. And despite that everything is changing in the whirl of time, it remains untouched in memory of the ancestors, who knew how to treasure the beauty in all its forms. The Uzbek skullcap, small hard of soft backed hat

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