Category Archives: Culture

The process of enrollment to the International Islamic Academy of Uzbekistan has been started for the foreign applicants

The International Islamic Academy of the Republic of Uzbekistan has announced (from 15th of June) the opening of the enrollment to the International Islamic Academy for the academic years 2019-2020 for foreign citizens in the following Bachelor Programs. The foreign applicants shall not pass the entrance exams and they will be admitted, based on the

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Samarkand to host XII International Music Festival “Sharq Taronalari”

Samarkand to host 12th edition of the traditional International music festival “Sharq Taronalari” (“Melodies of Orient”) from August 26-30, 2019. The festival has cemented itself as one of the most charming music events worldwide. It is aimed at developing the art of Oriental music, promoting folk, exchanging cultures between the nations living in Uzbekistan with

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Kokand city to host International handicrafters festival

The decree of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan dated November 1, 2018 foresees the International handicrafters festival in Kokand city. The event is aimed at studying and promoting ancient history and culture of Uzbek nation. The event also intends to introduce the craftsmanship of Uzbekistan to the masses and strengthen the cultural ties

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Uzbekistan will host International youth festival-competition “Youth Techno Art”

The competition aimed at promoting tech-creativity will take place on Jul 24-27, 2019 in Tashkent. Ministry of Public Education of the Republic of Uzbekistan and the Central Council of the Organization for the Promotion of Defense of Uzbekistan “Vatanparvar” with the support of the Ministry of Innovative Development will organize the event. Upcoming festival is

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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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People of Uzbekistan and Tajikistan are bound by unbreakable bonds

Following Uzbekistan – Tajikistan high-level negotiations, a briefing was held for the mass media representatives. Presidents Shavkat Mirziyoyev and Emomali Rahmon noted that the negotiations were held in the spirit of openness and mutual understanding, the signed documents will serve the interests of people of the two countries. – The first state visit of the

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1st MAQOM ART INTERNATIONAL FORUM is held in Shakhrisabz city, 6-10 September, 2018

Maqom Art International Forum has been established by President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev in order to: Popularize widely one of the famous genre of classical and musical art of East people, to preserve maqom culture  contemporarily with modern life,  learn and  investigate them ,develop and  encourage professional maqom performers  and support them;

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Shavkat Mirziyoyev congratulates people of Kazakhstan on Astana’s 20th anniversary

The solemn event dedicated to Astana’s 20th anniversary was held in the Palace of Independence, in the capital of Kazakhstan. The President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev attended the event at the invitation of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev. As reported by the Press Service of the President of

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Delegation of Uzbekistan signs memorandums with Amadeus Entertainment and IIFTC

Following the negotiations with representatives of film companies of the UK, Argentina, India, Russia, Spain and other countries at Cannes Film Festival, significant agreements were reached on implementation of joint projects in the sphere. In particular, memorandums of understanding were signed with Ivo Fiorenza, Head of International Sales and Co-Founder of a London-based company Amadeus

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Festival of young compatriots

An event dedicated to the opening of the international festival of young compatriots “Yosh Vatandoshlar” was held in the Palace of Youth Creativity, in Tashkent. The event was attended by people born in Uzbekistan, but boys and girls who live abroad for various reasons, as well as young people whose ancestors were Uzbeks. This project

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