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Foreign Minister of Kyrgyzstan meets Ambassador of Uzbekistan

AKIPRESS.COM- Foreign Minister of Kyrgyzstan Chingiz Aitmatov on October 22 met Ambassador of Uzbekistan to Kyrgyzstan Komil Rashidov, the Foreign Ministry said.Ambassador Rashidov passed the congratulations from Foreign Minister of Uzbekistan Abdulaziz Kamilov on occasion of his appointment as Fore

AKIPRESS.COM - 2018-10-23 10:24:00

Russia and Uzbekistan Enhance Economic Ties to Counter China’s Growing Investments

Russia and Uzbekistan inked cooperation deals valued at a total of $27 billion on Oct. 19, in part motivated by Moscow’s desireto counter the rise in Chinese investment in Uzbekistan, according to Russian media.

THE EPOCH TIMES - 2018-10-22 19:33:12

Putin charms Uzbekistan with big deals, huge delegation

Hundreds of people, including businessmen, regional officials and educational leaders, traveled the Russian leader for this October 18-19 stay. Once all the dust had settled, representatives from the two nations had signed $27 billion in commercial details, while Putin and his Uzbek counterpart Shav

BIGNEWSNETWORK.COM - 2018-10-22 18:49:00

Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan define 2 disputed border sections

The meeting was held in spirit of friendship, good neighborhood and constructive dialogue, the Foreign Ministry said.

AKIPRESS.COM - 2018-10-22 14:39:00

Presidents of Russia, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan hold informal talks in Kazakhstan

AKIPRESS.COM- The informal meeting of the Presidents of Russia, Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan was held in Saryagash town, Turkestan region, gazeta.uz reports.

AKIPRESS.COM - 2018-10-22 10:26:00

Uzbekistan signs 30 billion smart meter deal

Under the 2015 deal, 1 million smart meters were installed in three provinces of Samarkand, Jizzakh and Bukhara.

SMART-ENERGY.COM - 2018-10-22 09:20:10

Uzbekistan launches work on first ever nuclear power project

The first ever Uzbek nuclear power project, which will involve the role of Russia’s ROSATOM, is expected to feature two VVER-1200 power units.

COMPELO.COM - 2018-10-22 09:12:59

Putin, Mirziyoyev launch Uzbekistan project for Central Asia’s first nuclear plant

The Uzbek government is targeting the generation of approximately 20% of the country's electricity from renewable energy sources by 2032. While Uzbekistan has previously announced plans for the manufacturing of photovoltaic solar power panels - including the work of the SkyPower global 1,000MW proje

INTELLINEWS.COM - 2018-10-22 05:37:22

Uzbekistan President Approves Nuclear Plant Accord

The cost of the project was announced by Bakhrom Ashrafkhanov, Russia's ambassador to Uzbekistan, who did not divulge details of how the financing would be worked out.

NUCLEARSTREET.COM - 2018-10-22 00:00:00

Russia and Uzbekistan start work on first nuclear power plant - ET EnergyWorld

The plant, to be largely financed by a soft loan from Russia, will allow Uzbekistan to use more of its


After Three-Year Hiatus, Gazprom to Renew Purchases of Turkmen Gas - Jamestown

Under Communism, Turkmenistan’s greatest contribution to the economy of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) was its natural gas. And following the 1991 collapse of the Soviet Union, gas exports swiftly became Turkmenistan’s biggest source of revenue. Yet, its relationship with Russia’s Ga

JAMESTOWN FOUNDATION - 2018-10-22 18:17:00

Nuke plant in Uzbekistan to ensure energy security for Central Asian states – Putin

AKIPRESS.COM- Russian President Vladimir Putin said construction of the nuclear power plant in Uzbekistan will allow to supply energy not only for Uzbekistan, but other countries of the region as well, riafan.ru reports.


Uzbekistan, Russian sign bunch of documents

The sides exchanged the documents signed during the state visit of President Putin, including economic cooperation program until 2024, cultural and humanitarian cooperation program until 2021, road map for creation of the international observatory Suffa, agreement on creation and functioning of bran


Presidents give start to construction project of first NPP in Uzbekistan

On December 29, 2017, Russia and Uzbekistan signed a cooperation agreement on peaceful use of nuclear energy. The document envisages joint work in a number of areas, including the construction of nuclear power plants in the republic and the development of uranium deposits. At that time, during his w


Russia ready for joint arms manufacturing projects in Uzbekistan

TASHKENT, October 19. /TASS/. Russia is prepared for launching joint weapons manufacturing projects in Uzbekistan, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday.


Uzbekistan signs several agreements with Tatarstan

Over 40 agreements were signed between Tashkent region and Tatarstan aimed at the development of socio-economic, cultural, educational and scientific-technical cooperation.


Russia and Uzbekistan sign economic cooperation program

TASHKENT, October 19. /TASS/. Russia and Uzbekistan signed an economic cooperation program for 2019-2024 and a plan of action on its implementation, as well as agreed to cooperate in the fields of science, education and mineral resource management following the talks between presidents of the two co


First EIB loans to Uzbekistan support water infrastructure, energy efficiency

A second EUR 100m loan, designed as a credit line, will help implement the energy-efficiency investments of small and medium-sized enterprises, mid-cap companies and private sector entities in Uzbekistan. The EIB funding will support the Uzbek Government’s objective to reduce the country’s energy in


Guam Women’s Rugby Sevens Team places 3rd at the Asia Rugby Women’s Sevens Trophy tournament in Brunei

The Guam Women’s Rugby team returned from the Asia Rugby Women’s Sevens Trophy tournament in Brunei last weekend with a very pleasing third place. Guam lost a tight game with the Philippines in the semifinal losing 10 – 7 but comprehensively beat Uzbekistan 33-12 in the playoff for third place. Th

PACIFICNEWSCENTER.COM - 2018-10-23 06:45:16

Russia and Uzbekistan sealed their ties in all fields

Russia and Uzbekistan on Friday announced a strengthening of their ties in many areas, on the occasion of a visit of president Vladimir Putin in this central Asian country, two years after the death of its authoritarian leader Islam Karimov.