Russia and Uzbekistan

Sovcombank to buy Uzbek state bank

Sovcombank to buy Uzbek state bank

Major Russian private Sovcombank intends to acquire Uzagroexportbank. Thus, 100% of the unprofitable enterprise will be sold by Uzbekistan. "At the moment, the parties are negotiating on the terms of the deal. Several million …

Baby born during Aeroflot flight to Uzbekistan

Baby born during Aeroflot flight to Uzbekistan

An Aeroflot flight headed from the Russian city of St. Petersburg to Uzbekistan’s Namangan made a landing in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, because of a baby born onboard, a regional emergency source said. "The aircraft captain …

Red Wings makes its first flight from Platov to Tashkent

Red Wings makes its first flight from Platov to Tashkent

Russian airline Red Wings, based in Moscow airport Domodedovo, made its first flight from the international airport "Platov" (Rostov-on-Don) to Tashkent yesterday, - the press service of Rostov airport reported today.  …

Putin and Mirziyoyev to discuss situation in Afghanistan

Putin and Mirziyoyev to discuss situation in Afghanistan

Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Uzbek counterpart Shavkat Mirziyoyev will discuss the situation in Afghanistan during their meeting in Moscow on Friday, November 19, the Kremlin press service reported. "It is planned to …

Reelected Uzbek President plans to visit Russia in November

Reelected Uzbek President plans to visit Russia in November

Shavkat Mirziyoyev, who recently won the presidential election in Uzbekistan, is planning to take his first trip abroad after his reelection to Russia, and this visit is tentatively scheduled for November, Uzbek Deputy Prime Minister and …

Tashkent registeres Sputnik V produced in Uzbekistan

Tashkent registeres Sputnik V produced in Uzbekistan

The Russian coronavirus vaccine Sputnik V, which will be produced in Uzbekistan, is officially registered in the country. The corresponding decree of the Cabinet of Ministers was signed yesterday by Prime Minister Abdulla Aripov. The …

Russian and Uzbek militaries begin joint Afghan border drills

Russian and Uzbek militaries begin joint Afghan border drills

Troops from Russia and Uzbekistan began joint military drills on Monday near the Afghan border amid fears in both countries over a worsening security situation in Afghanistan that could spill over into Central Asia. Russia said 1,500 …