On 15 November 2020, submission of applications for participation in the exchange program for girls aged 15 to 17 years - "TechGirls" began.
On 11 November, in the format of a video conference, an award ceremony was held for the winners of the competition for the development of the best state mobile application "mGovAward" among students of higher educational institutions of Uzbekistan.
The mobile operator Mobiuz has installed and modernized over 1200 base stations in 10 months and is preparing to implement investment projects.
On 11 November, a grand opening of the regional branch of IT Park took place in Jizzakh. This is the fourth branch out of the planned 14, three of which have already been opened in Gulistan, Margilan and Andijan.
The number of mobile subscribers in Uzbekistan reached over 24.82 million as of 1 October 2020, which is 6.9% (1.6 million subscribers) more compared to the same period of 2019, the State Statistics Committee of Uzbekistan said.
MEGOGO subscribers will have access to a new entertainment online streaming service Discovery +.
In accordance with the Decree of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan "On approval of the strategy "Digital Uzbekistan - 2030" and measures for its effective implementation", the task was set to increase digital literacy and qualifications of employees of khokimiyats, state bodies and organizations in the regions, teach them the basics of information technology and information security, the Ministry of Information Technologies reports.
In order to popularize computer technologies, programming, cybersport robotics among youth, improve the system for training specialists in this area, training centers for digital technologies are consistently being created in our country.
Uzbektelecom continues to actively develop broadband Internet access services. Work is underway to reduce the cost for the end user, increase their availability for all categories of subscribers, including in remote areas of Uzbekistan.