On January 1, 2019, in accordance with the Decision of the Council of Heads of States of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization, representative of the Republic of Tajikistan Jumahon Giyosov took office as the Director of the SCO Regional Anti-Terrorist Structure, located in Tashkent city. This has been reported by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan.
The Ambassador of Uzbekistan to the Benelux countries Dilyor Khakimov met with representatives of the leading Belgian company in weaving industry.
The President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev expressed his deepest condolences to the President of Russia Vladimir Putin in connection with tragic consequences of the collapse of a residential building in the city of Magnitogorsk.
On December 29, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan Abdulaziz Kamilov received the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Indonesia Anak Agung Gde Alit Santhika, in connection with completion of his four-year diplomatic mission in Uzbekistan.
President Shavkat Mirziyoyev in his Address to the Oliy Majlis gave examples from history, quotes from our great ancestors. He drew attention to issues of development of the national idea, which is a source of inspiration and strength in achieving high goals.
At the suggestion of President Shavkat Mirziyoyev, 2019 has been declared as the Year of Active Investment and Social Development as a logical continuation of activities that begun in 2018 and to raise it to an even higher level.
On December 29, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan Abdulaziz Kamilov received the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Turkey Ahmet Bashar Shen, completing his diplomatic mission in Uzbekistan.
On December 28, the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev visited the capital square, where New Year’s events are taking place. The Head of the state talked with people who came to festive performances, presented gifts to children.