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Tashkent and Sharm el-Sheikh to be connected by direct flight

Tashkent and Sharm el-Sheikh to be connected by direct flight

From May 7, Uzbekistan Airways launches regular flights between Uzbekistan and Egypt. Direct flights will be operated on Saturdays. Departure from Tashkent is scheduled for 09:00, arrival in Sharm el-Sheikh - at 11:50, in the opposite …

Beeline connects Tashkent and Samarkand with hyperspeed channel

Beeline connects Tashkent and Samarkand with hyperspeed channel

The Beeline brand (owned by the Veon group of companies) launched the Tashkent-Samarkand hyper-speed digital channel in Uzbekistan, the press service of the Ministry for the Development of Information Technologies and Communications of Uzbekistan …

Major fire breaks out in Tashkent

Major fire breaks out in Tashkent

In one of the districts of Tashkent, a warehouse with motor oil caught fire. The firefighters were extinguishing the fire for 6 hours, the press service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations reports. The incident took place on March …

 Tashkent to solve beggars issue

Tashkent to solve beggars issue

Residents of Tashkent report more frequent cases of begging in the capital's metro, the press service of the city's metro reports. The organization recalled that administrative responsibility is established for begging in …

Gas explosion injures 18 in Uzbekistan

Gas explosion injures 18 in Uzbekistan

A gas explosion and fire injured 18 men in a workers’ dormitory in Sergeli district of the Uzbek capital, the Uzbek Emergency Ministry said on Monday. A gas explosion occurred early in the morning and caused a fire in a dormitory …

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.  …

Presidential Library to be opened in Tashkent

Presidential Library to be opened in Tashkent

The President of Uzbekistan, Shavkat Mirziyoyev, has studied the projects for the construction of large sports and cultural facilities in Tashkent, reports the press service of the Head of State. For example, there are plans …

Largest vaccine warehouse in Central Asia opens in Uzbekistan

Largest vaccine warehouse in Central Asia opens in Uzbekistan

The largest warehouse in Central Asia for storing vaccines with various temperature regimes opened in Tashkent. The initiative was supported by the Ministry of Health in the UN Children's Fund, the press service of the department informs. …

Sandstorm covers Uzbekistan

Sandstorm covers Uzbekistan

According to Uzhydromet report, a sandstorm has been raging in Uzbekistan since the last night, it has covered most of the country. It is expected that the natural disaster will last for several days at least. "A very rare natural …

Bribetaker asks $ 9,000  for admission to Tashkent institute

Bribetaker asks $ 9,000 for admission to Tashkent institute

A resident of Tashkent became a defendant in a criminal case after promising to ensure the admission of the applicant to the institute for a bribe, the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Uzbekistan informs. For admission "without …

First touch-sensitive traffic lights installed in Uzbekistan

First touch-sensitive traffic lights installed in Uzbekistan

The first sensory traffic lights were installed in Tashkent near one of the schools, the Traffic Safety Department of the Municipal Department of Internal Affairs informs. The new device is located next to secondary school No. 15 in the …

Tajik Prime Minister arrives in Tashkent

Tajik Prime Minister arrives in Tashkent

The Tajik delegation led by Prime Minister Kohir Rasulzoda arrived in Tashkent on May 14, the country's Foreign Ministry reported. The delegation of Tajikistan arrived to attend the 8th meeting of the intergovernmental …

Tashkent to host 2021 World Sambo World Championship

Tashkent to host 2021 World Sambo World Championship

The 2021 World Sambo World Championship, scheduled for November in the Russian capital of Moscow has been relocated to Uzbekistan’s Tashkent, the press service of the International Sambo Federation (FIAS) said. The World Sambo …

Vendor with coronavirus worked at wholesale market in Tashkent

Vendor with coronavirus worked at wholesale market in Tashkent

One of the vendors working at the Urikzor wholesale market in Tashkent was diagnosed with coronavirus, the press service of the Ministry of Health of Uzbekistan informs. It is specified that all who contacted with him are quarantined. …

Inter-Afghan dialogue may take place in Tashkent

Inter-Afghan dialogue may take place in Tashkent

Tashkent can provide a platform for inter-Afghan negotiations, which will be attended by representatives of President Ashraf Ghani, his political rival Abdullah Abdullah, as well as the Taliban movement (banned in Russia). The main condition …

Uzbek princess is jailed

Uzbek princess is jailed

Once one of the world's richest women and a friend of British royal family is jailed for 13 years after £1.7billion corruption trial