Putin to visit Uzbekistan in fall

Russian President Vladimir Putin has said he plans to visit Uzbekistan this coming fall. "I remember about your invitation, thank you," Putin said during his conversation with Uzbek President …

Uzbekistan to almost double car production

Uzavtosanoat JSC plans to increase production of cars in Uzbekistan to 220,000-230,000 units per year, chairman of the Board of Uzavtosanoat Umidjan Salimov said at a press conference in Tashkent. The country produced …

AZAL launches Baku-Tashkent direct flights in late June

Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) will open direct flights from Baku to Tashkent, the capital of Uzbekistan, starting from June 30, 2018, according to the AZAL website. The flights will be carried out once a week on Saturdays, while from …

Iran and Uzbekistan to launch new flight routes

Iran and Uzbekistan will open new flight routes between the two countries in the near future, Iranian Minister of Roads and Urban Development Abbas Akhoundi said on the sidelines of his meetings with Uzbek officials. …

Salt storm sweeps Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan

A western part of Uzbekistan was hit by a salt storm going from the Aral sea. The dust covered the whole city of Nukus. It became difficult to breath and citizens use masks, the RFE/RL reported. Locals are complaining …

Putin congratulates South Caucasus on Victory Day

Russian president Vladimir Putin congratulated the leaders of Azerbaijan,Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Abkhazia and South Ossetia, as well as the citizens of Georgia and …