About 63.08% of those admitted young people to the Medical School of the AKFA University are residents of the city of Tashkent.
On 5 August 2020, meetings of the committees of the Senate of Oliy Majlis of Uzbekistan were held. The events were attended by members of the Senate, senior officials of ministries and departments, experts and representatives of the media.
According to the law, when persons posing a threat of the spread of infectious and parasitic diseases by the nature of the work performed are suspended from work, and their employer does not provide them with possible work, a certificate of incapacity for work is issued for the period of treatment.
Today, representatives of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan and the World Bank met in a videoconference format, at which they discussed issues of enhancing cooperation in the management of transboundary water resources and adaptation to climate change in Central Asia, Dunyo news agency reported.
On 4 August, a webinar with the participation of local authorities responsible for work with international ratings and indices, representatives of committees of the Oliy Majlis was held on the topics of "Sovereign credit ratings, country risk identification system, Global Competitiveness Index and Budget Transparency Index", the Ministry of Finance reported.
A meeting with senior researchers from the South Korea Health Industry Development Institute Pak Jong Min and Jang Kyung-hun was held at the Embassy of Uzbekistan in Seoul, Dunyo news agency reported.
The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has a long-term negative impact on education, the quality of human capital and socio-economic development in Central Asian countries, where students, children and young people make up almost half of the population. The crisis threatens the future incomes of the younger generation. The level of functional illiteracy among adolescents is projected to increase, that is, the number of students who are unable to use their reading, writing and math skills to effectively participate in society is projected, according to the World Bank.
The border guards of the Ala-Buka border detachment, together with officers of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Kyrgyz Republic, detained two citizens of Uzbekistan on 4 August. This was reported by the press service of the State Border Service of Kyrgyzstan.
On 5 August, President Shavkat Mirziyoyev got acquainted with projects on changing the territorial structure of adjacent districts of the city of Tashkent and Tashkent region.