The Prosecutor General’s Office opened a criminal case against Gulnara Karimova
The Prosecutor General’s Office of the Republic of Uzbekistan has instituted criminal proceedings against Gulnara Karimova on the facts of embezzlement of public funds and conclusion of transactions contrary to the interests of the Republic of Uzbekistan, as well as seizing property of especially large amounts by extortion.
In order to radically increase the flow of foreign tourists to the republic by solving existing problems in the air transportation system in accordance with the Decree of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan “On measures for the further development of the tourism sector in the Republic of Uzbekistan”, the Open Skies mode will be introduced at Karshi, Nukus and Termez international airports from 1 October 2019, using the “fifth air freedom”, and also Bukhara with the same freedom to transport foreign citizens.
The Central Bank of Uzbekistan has published new foreign exchange rates, which will come into effect from 16 August 2019.
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Yandex.News plans to collect and display media materials that are published in Uzbek. This will help local publications to attract a new audience, and users will be able to choose in which language to read the news.
From the first day of 2020, the rebate system will be launched and the exhibition of domestic film locations LocationEXPOuz will be held for the first time.
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Tashkent hosted a solemn ceremony of welcoming boxers from the Asian Boxing Championship among youth, which was held in Kuwait on 1-8 August.
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From 14 to 18 August, the 2nd International Forum of Ancient Cities was held in Ryazan (Russia), which presents the tourism potential of Tashkent, Samarkand and Bukhara. The forum has been held on an annual basis since 2018 in order to present the unique culture and history of ancient cities that are more than 500 years old.
A series of cases of mass shooting occurred in several major cities in the United States.
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