Beeline Uzbekistan, Ucell accused of
Beeline Uzbekistan, Ucell accused of violating regulationsTelecompaper (subscription)Uzbekistan telecom regulator GISSIT has announced that mobile operators Ucell and Beeline Uzbekistan violated regulation and licencing agreements on the use of network equipment, reports Cnews.ru. The regulator also announced that the number of ...
Posted on 19 June 2017 | 12:26 am
Uzbekistan and China start gas production in
Uzbekistan and China start gas production in Bukhara regionTimes of Central Asia (subscription)TASHKENT (TCA) — Uzbekistan's national oil and gas company Uzbekneftegaz and China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) have launched natural gas production at Dengizkul, Khodjadavlat and Sharkiy Alat gas condensate fields in the Bukhara ...
Posted on 18 June 2017 | 10:20 pm
Uzbekistan to replace traditional fuels with
Uzbekistan to replace traditional fuels with renewable energy sources in power productionTimes of Central Asia (subscription)TASHKENT (TCA) — The government of Uzbekistan has approved a program of measures for advanced development of renewable energy and increase in the energy efficiency of the economy and social sector for 2017-2021, the Jahon information agency ...
Posted on 18 June 2017 | 10:04 pm
Businessmen urged to boost trade with
AzerNewsBusinessmen urged to boost trade with Mexico, UzbekistanThe NationRAWALPINDI - Pakistan's ambassadors to Mexico and Uzbekistan on Sunday urged businessmen to enhance trade with Mexico and Central Asian countries, ...Pakistan interested in boosting trade with Uzbekistan - AzerNewsAzerNewsall 2 news articles »
Posted on 18 June 2017 | 7:15 pm
Uzbekistan: A taste of the Silk Road -
Jewish ChronicleUzbekistan: A taste of the Silk RoadJewish ChronicleBeyond the Soviet architecture, such as the Hotel Uzbekistan, one of its treasures lies underground. I was entranced by the city's metro system, built in 1973 and said to be the most elegant in the world. Adorned with mosaics, mirrors and chandeliers ...
Posted on 18 June 2017 | 10:41 am
Uzbekistan: Forced Labor, Extortion Rife in
Every year the cotton harvest in Uzbekistan creates a storm of controversy over the use of forced and child labor. But a damning new report by a German-based watchdog sheds fresh light on the scale of human rights abuses. Forced labor during the fall harvest “decimated” public services as teachers and doctors were driven into the cotton fields, while the cotton-production system itself rests ...
Posted on 12 April 2015 | 10:38 pm
Uzbekistan citizen in N.Y. pleads not guilty
By Nate Raymond NEW YORK (Reuters) - A citizen of Uzbekistan living in New York City pleaded not guilty on Wednesday to taking part in a plot to support Islamic State militants. Dilkhayot Kasimov, 26, appeared in Brooklyn federal court two days after being indicted along with three other previously charged men, all residents of Brooklyn, New York, for his alleged role in the conspiracy. He had ...
Posted on 8 April 2015 | 12:37 pm
Japan's baby-faced assassins rout
Goal-hungry Japan floored Uzbekistan 5-1 with an explosive performance in a friendly on Tuesday, with young guns Takashi Usami and Gaku Shibasaki pointing to a bright future for the Blue Samurai. Shibasaki scored Japan's third on 80 minutes with an outrageous lob from just inside the Uzbekistan half, before fellow substitute Usami capped a superb cameo by slamming in a fourth soon afterwards ...
Posted on 31 March 2015 | 6:49 am
Uzbekistan's leader scores landslide
MOSCOW (AP) — Incumbent leader Islam Karimov has won Sunday's presidential election in Uzbekistan in a landslide, as expected, according to preliminary results released Monday.
Posted on 30 March 2015 | 6:11 am
Uzbekistan predicted to re-elect 26-year
Fred Lambert TASHKENT, Uzbekistan, March 29 (UPI) -- Islam Karimov, the 77-year-old incumbent leader of Uzbekistan, is predicted to win another five years as president after Sunday elections.
Posted on 29 March 2015 | 7:21 pm
U.S. asks Uzbekistan to join coalition
The United States has asked Uzbekistan to join the coalition against Islamic State, a U.S. official said Thursday. Daniel Rosenblum, U.S. deputy assistant secretary of state for Central Asia, told reporters the country can choose how it would like to ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:50 pm
AZKALS: PALAMI WANTS TO IGNITE FOOTBALL
And with another big game against Uzbekistan looming large, the Azkals are determined to put in a good show to once again raise the profile of the sport in the country. Palami has been backing the team since the Long Teng Cup in Taiwan in January 2010.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:36 pm
U.S. Asks Uzbekistan To Join Fight Against
The United States has asked Uzbekistan to join the multinational coalition fighting the Islamic State group. Daniel Rosenblum, U.S. deputy assistant secretary of state for Central Asia, told reporters August 27 during a visit to Tashkent that he extended ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 12:48 pm
U.S. asks Uzbekistan to join anti-Islamic
TASHKENT (Reuters) - The United States said on Thursday it had asked Uzbekistan to join the multinational coalition it leads against Islamic State, saying Central Asia's most populous state was free to choose a way of contributing to the fight against the ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:29 am
Uzbekistan seeks to boost ties with KSA
RIYADH: Saudi Arabia, under Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman’s wise leadership, has witnessed an accelerated pace of economic growth with improved living standard of its people, says Uzbekistan Ambassador to Saudi Arabia Alisher Kadirov.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:14 am
TeliaSonera denies charges of Uzbekistan
The Nordic telecommunications company TeliaSonera on Tuesday refuted allegations that two of its employees engaged in bribery and money laundering while launching operations in Uzbekistan several years ago, despite fresh evidence from prosecutors.
Posted on 8 January 2013 | 8:25 am
Father Frost gets cold shoulder in
Taking a leaf out of a Dr. Seuss story, the Central Asian nation of Uzbekistan is reportedly stealing Christmas by keeping the local version of Santa Claus off the airwaves.
Posted on 10 December 2012 | 3:22 am
Uzbekistan urged to release political
A group of international rights groups has urged Uzbekistan to mark the 20th anniversary of the country's constitution with the unconditional release of political prisoners.
Posted on 6 December 2012 | 3:14 am
Uzbek dictator's daughter has a role for
French actor Gerard Depardieu will reportedly play a part in the film based on a script written by the daughter of Uzbekistan's authoritarian President Islam Karimov.
Posted on 31 October 2012 | 2:18 am
US cozies up to outcast Uzbekistan for
The bloodiest massacre of protesters since Tianamen Square turned Uzbekistan into a pariah state. Now, the United States needs its help over Afghanistan — and has launched a flurry of overtures while putting aside concerns over human rights.
Posted on 5 July 2012 | 5:23 pm