Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kuwait Sheikh Mohammed Al-Salem Al-Sabah and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Bahrain Sheikh Haled Bin Ahmed Bin Mohammed Al-Khalifa paid an official visit to Uzbekistan.
Based on the recommendations of the State Demonopolisation Committee, the Cabinet of Ministers of Uzbekistan has passed a resolution No. 104 "On introduction of amendments and addenda to certain decisions of the Government of the Republic of Uzbekistan".
The embassy of Uzbekistan in London on 31 May hosted a seminar on the "Uzbekistan’s experience in the achievement of inter-faith harmony" which was organized in partnership with the international organization Three Faith Forum.
In 2008 the Tashkent Scientific Research Institute for Vaccines and Serums of Uzpharmsanoat state joint-stock concern will deliver medicine worth US$14 million to Armenia and Georgia, Uzbekistan Today reported.
The Italian embassy in Uzbekistan has held a festive event devoted to the country’s national holiday - the Republic Day - in Tashkent’s Intercontinental Hotel.
The SOS-Samarkand Childen’s Village has opened in Sogdiana district of Samarkaknd.
Russian President Vladimir Putin hopes for close partnership relations with Uzbekistan, Russia’s Itar-Tass reported.
An informal summit of the CIS presidents will continue in St. Petersburg on Sunday. Besides, the CIS leaders will attend the plenary meeting of the 11th St. Petersburg Economic Forum.
President Karimov arrived in Saint Petersburg to participate in informal summit of CIS countries and met with President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguli Berdimukhamedov on June 9 in Saint Petersburg, Russia.