Islam Karimov

Islam Karimov
President of Uzbekistan
 

Tashkent airport named after Islam Karimov

Tashkent airport named after Islam Karimov

Tashkent International Airport was named after the first president of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov, corresponding decision was made by the President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev. The capital will also …

Uzbekistan: is it perestroika?

Uzbekistan: is it perestroika?

The president-elect requires the region’s value and the strategy towards regional integration

New President and Old Problems of Uzbekistan

New President and Old Problems of Uzbekistan

Shavkat Mirziyoyev faces many political, economic, geopolitical issues

Shavkat Mirziyoyev elected new President

Shavkat Mirziyoyev elected new President

Uzbekistan's prime minister, Shavkat Mirziyoyev, has won the presidential election with 88.61% of the vote, the Chairman of Uzbekistan’s Central Election Commission, Mirza-Ulugbek Abdusalomov, said. …

Turnout at presidential elections in Uzbekistan reaches almost 88%

Turnout at presidential elections in Uzbekistan reaches almost 88%

Uzbekistan’s Central Election Commission (CEC) says preliminary results from the country’s presidential election will be announced at 4 pm local time on December 5. CEC Chairman Mirza-Ulugbek Abdusalomov …

Uzbekistan elects president

Uzbekistan elects president

Voting has begun in the presidential election in Uzbekistan. The country’s Central Election Commission informed that 9,378 polling stations opened at 6am local time (4am Moscow Time) on Sunday, which will be working until 8pm (6pm Moscow Time)

 Early presidential elections start in Uzbekistan

Early presidential elections start in Uzbekistan

Early voting has started at the presidential election in Uzbekistan. Among the presidential candidates are the country’s Acting President Shavkat Mirziyoyev from the Uzbekistan Liberal Democratic Party, …

 Erdogan arrives in Samarkand

Erdogan arrives in Samarkand

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrived in Uzbekistan. Uzbek Deputy Prime Minister Adham Ikramov welcomed Erdogan at the Samarkand airport yesterday …

Shavkat Mirziyoyev Finally Has Day in the Sun

Shavkat Mirziyoyev Finally Has Day in the Sun

His official political platform and biography were published

Moscow square to be named after Islam Karimov

Moscow square to be named after Islam Karimov

Moscow authorities plan to name a square in the center of the city after the late Uzbek President Islam Karimov, the city hall’s website said. The idea to name the square, located near the Uzbek consulate, in …

Uzbek mosque named after Karimov opens in Tashkent

Uzbek mosque named after Karimov opens in Tashkent

A mosque named after the first president of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov has opened today in Tashkent. This mosque was created in 1897, by the spring of last year the building was almost completely destroyed by …

Is Everything Going as Planned in Uzbekistan?

Is Everything Going as Planned in Uzbekistan?

There’s been no succession war, but the transition doesn’t change economic reality

Shavkat Mirziyoyev to run in Uzbekistan#039s presidential elections

Shavkat Mirziyoyev to run in Uzbekistan's presidential elections

Uzbekistan's interim president, Shavkat Mirziyoyev, has been nominated to run in the country's presidential elections, the central election commission said. Uzbekistan's Liberal-Democratic Party nominated …

Tashkent mosque to be named after Islam Karimov

Tashkent mosque to be named after Islam Karimov

One of the oldest mosques in Uzbekistan’s capital will be named after late President Islam Karimov. "Due to the proposal by the Council of Religious Scholars and the society, it has been decided to name the …

Nazarbayev to commemorate Karimov in Samarkand

Nazarbayev to commemorate Karimov in Samarkand

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev has arrived in Samarkand to honor the memory of the first President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov. During his visit the Kazakh leader plans to lay flowers on Karimov's …

Uzbekistan: Life After Karimov

Uzbekistan: Life After Karimov

Analysts predict the new president will continue the political course of the late leader of the country

Uzbekistan to elect president within three months

Uzbekistan to elect president within three months

Uzbekistan's parliament recommended the CEC of the country to organize presidential elections in full accordance with the law "On elections of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan". The date of elections will …

Uzbek parliament appoints PM Mirziyoyev as interim president

Uzbek parliament appoints PM Mirziyoyev as interim president

Uzbekistan's parliament appointed Prime Minister Shavkat Mirziyoyev as interim president on Thursday, a source who saw the written decision of the legislature said, Reuters reported. President Islam …

Karimov’s hard course saved Uzbekistan from chaos

Karimov’s hard course saved Uzbekistan from chaos

By the time of the Soviet Union’s collapse the country was in a deep crisis

Uzbek football players to play at 2018 World Cup qualifier wearing mourning armbands

Uzbek football players to play at 2018 World Cup qualifier wearing mourning armbands

Players of the Uzbekistan national football team will participate 2018 World Cup qualifying match against Qatar wearing mourning armbands in memory of the deceased President of the country Islam Karimov. Match between …

Putin arrives in Samarkand to pay tribute to Uzbek president

Putin arrives in Samarkand to pay tribute to Uzbek president

Russia’s President Vladimir Putin has arrived in Samarkand to pay tribute to late President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov, AzerNews‎ reported citing TASS. …

Squares and streets of Turkmenistan to be named after Islam Karimov

Squares and streets of Turkmenistan to be named after Islam Karimov

Squares and streets of Turkmenistan will be named after the first President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov, President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov said. "We will always remember him ... …

Farewell Ceremony for Islam Karimov In Samarkand

Farewell Ceremony for Islam Karimov In Samarkand

The farewell ceremony for Uzbek President Islam Karimov, who has recently passed away at the age of 78 after a stroke, took place today in Samarkand. The funeral …

President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov passes away

President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov passes away

Government and Parliament of Uzbekistan has officially announced about the death of President of the Republic Islam Karimov. The president died at the age of 78 due to a stroke. …

Yildlirim expresses condolences with Islam Karimov#039s unconfirmed death

Yildlirim expresses condolences with Islam Karimov's unconfirmed death

Turkey’s Prime Minister Binali Yildlirim expressed condolences with the unconfirmed death of Uzbekistan’s President Islam Karimov in a cabinet meeting broadcast live. “Uzbek President …

Nazarbayev to travel to Uzbekistan tomorrow

Nazarbayev to travel to Uzbekistan tomorrow

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev plans to travel to Uzbekistan on Saturday, cutting short his trip to China, a Kazakh government source said. The sudden change of plans could indicate that the Kazakh government is …

Karimov’s successor faces an economic mess

Karimov’s successor faces an economic mess

Low energy resources prices and decrease in the value of remittances sent from Russia became a source of Uzbekistan's economic problems

 Ilham Aliyev congratulates Uzbek President on Independence Day

Ilham Aliyev congratulates Uzbek President on Independence Day

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has sent a congratulatory message to the Uzbek President Islam Karimov on the occasion of the Independence Day. ‘On this remarkable day, I wish you, dear …

Putin congratulates Islam Karimov on Independence Day

Putin congratulates Islam Karimov on Independence Day

Russian President Vladimir Putin sent a letter to the President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov, in which he congratulated him on the Independence Day and wished him good health, the website of Uzbek government …

Uzbek television broadcasted Islam Karimov#039s congratulation

Uzbek television broadcasted Islam Karimov's congratulation

Speaker of the National TV and Radio Company of Uzbekistan read Uzbek President Islam Karimov's letter to the people of this country on the occasion of Independence Day of Uzbekistan. "Dear compatriots, I …