Since he took over as president in late 2016, Shavkat Mirziyoyev has launched a comprehensive reform programme. Four years on and a lot of progress has been made, but there is still plenty of work left to do.
Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev called the coronavirus pandemic a global catastrophe but showcased his reform progress and called for regional co-operation in his speech to the UN General Assembly
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Major step for officials attempting to move cotton and textile industries away from raw material exports and into processing and value-added product making.
Facility will produce cleaner-burning Euro 5 standard petrol and diesel. Mirziyoyev administration would like to see an end to fuel imports.