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2010-06-29 05:14:00

TASHKENT, Uzbekistan, June 29, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Since the 10th of June, when significant acts of violence largely against Uzbeks in the Kyrgyz cities of Osh and Jalalabad began, Uzbekistan has opened its border to accept some 80,000 refugees - mostly women, children and the elderly - and provided significant support in terms of humanitarian aid. Uzbekistani NGOs and public organizations of Uzbekistan have been dispatching high volumes of humanitarian aid for refugees. The Mehr...

2010-04-22 02:00:00

PARIS, April 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - The Permanent Delegation of the Republic of Uzbekistan to UNESCO is Launching the First iPhone Application With the Objective of Raising Awareness of the International Community on Rich Historical and Cultural Heritage of Uzbekistan. Lola Karimova-Tillyaeva, Uzbek Ambassador to UNESCO, is launching the UZ UNESCO I-Phone application with the objective of raising awareness of the international community on Uzbekistan. The application UZ...

2009-11-26 09:27:00

PARIS, November 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Lola Karimova-Tillyaeva, permanent representative of the Republic of Uzbekistan to UNESCO and founder of Fund Uzbekistan 2020, opened today, the International Astronomy Conference held in Institut d'Astrophysique de Paris - CNRS, "A tribute to the Uzbek astronomer Mirzo Ulughbeg". The event, which gathered scientists, astronomers, historians and scholars of high rank, began with welcome speeches of Laurent Vigroux, Director of the Institut...

2009-11-11 07:01:00

TASHKENT, Uzbekistan, November 11 /PRNewswire/ -- - 'Forum of Culture and Arts of Uzbekistan' Foundation (the Fund Forum) World renowned Portuguese singer, Cesaria Evora and Fund Forums' Chairperson Dr Gulnara Karimova, will give grants to Uzbekistan's talented youth. The joint award ceremony by the Fund Forum and Cesaria Evora for 'Yangi Avlod' (New Generation) children's creativity Festival will be held in Tashkent (Uzbekistan) during the final gala-concert on Tuesday,...

2009-10-05 08:43:00

GENEVA, October 5 /PRNewswire/ -- - International Round Table The potential for deeper economic ties between Uzbekistan and Europe were discussed at an international round table in Geneva, at the Palais des Nations, last Thursday October 1, 2009. The event was initiated by the head of the Permanent Mission of Uzbekistan to the United Nations office in Geneva, Ambassador Gulnara Karimova. The idea of the conference also received positive support from other United Nations...

2009-09-15 11:42:00

TASHKENT, Uzbekistan, September 15 /PRNewswire/ -- - Uzbekistan's Permanent Representative to the UN, Dr. Gulnara Karimova and Fund Forum Representatives Took Part in the WEF 'New Champions' Annual Meeting 2009 in Dalian, China. Tashkent Yesterday and Today The Uzbek cultural presentation was held on the first day of the Forum entitled 'Tashkent: yesterday and today' a photo exhibition dedicated to the 2200th year anniversary of the Uzbek capital,[1] complementing the...

2008-09-03 09:00:39

Russia, Uzbekistan reach agreement on new natual gas pipeline ALMATY, Sept. 2 (Xinhua) -- Russia and Uzbekistan agreed Tuesday to build a new natural gas pipeline through Uzbekistan to export Turkmen and Uzbek natural gas, said news reaching here Tuesday from Tashkent, the Uzbek capital. The two countries have agreed on joint construction of the pipeline to meet the challenge of increasing gas export from Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan, said visiting Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin...

2008-09-02 12:00:29

Text of report by corporate-owned Russian news agency Interfax Tashkent, 2 September: Uzbek President Islom Karimov has categorically denied claims that Tashkent, with its actions, is trying to limit the transportation of Central Asian gas to Russia. "Somebody somewhere has been saying that the transportation of hydrocarbons and gas from Central Asia, in other words, from Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan is facing certain problems. There is a lot of fantasy about this and it serves those...

2008-08-27 12:01:19

Text of report by state-owned Tajik Television First Channel on 27 August This afternoon all heads of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization [SCO] member countries arrived in Dushanbe to attend a regular summit of this international and authoritative organization. Tajik President Emomali Rahmon held talks with Uzbek President Islom Karimov in a state residence. The meeting discussed the current state of and prospects for cooperation between Tajikistan and Uzbekistan within the Shanghai...

2008-08-27 09:01:02

Excerpt from report by Uzbek state-owned National News Agency website Uzbek President Islom Karimov received the chairman of the [South Korean] Korean Air airline, Yang-Ho Cho, at the Oqsaroy [presidential] residence on 27 August. Welcoming the visitor, the head of state noted that relations between Uzbekistan and the Republic of Korea were consistently developing in all spheres and today's meeting was another proof of this. We should stress that the scale of relations between...


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  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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