NAMANGAN CITY HOSTS THE 61TH INTERNATIONAL FLOWER FESTIVAL
NAMANGAN CITY HOSTS THE 61TH INTERNATIONAL FLOWER FESTIVAL
From May 22 to June 5, the 61st International Flower Festival will be celebrated in Namangan. For two weeks in the Park of Culture and Leisure Zahiriddin Muhammad Bobur, residents of the city and tourists will enjoy the cultural program and the parade of flowers. The event will be organized by the Ministry of Tourism and Cultural Heritage and the Khokimiyat of Namangan region.
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The President of Uzbekistan outlined directions for the development of tourism
The President of Uzbekistan outlined directions for the development of tourism
The global tourism industry is starting to recover as restrictions imposed during the pandemic are being gradually lifted. In the first quarter of this year, 610 thousand foreign tourists visited Uzbekistan. This is more than twice as many as in the same period last year. It is expected that in the coming months the flow of tourists shall increase.
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10th ECI Executive Committee Meeting Convened
10th ECI Executive Committee Meeting Convened
The 10th meeting of the Executive Committee of the ECO Cultural Institute was held on April 27, 2022 at the Abgineh Hall of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran, chaired the Executive Director of ECI and participated by Representative of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran, the Cultural Attachés of the ECO of the embassies of the ECO member states in Tehran and a delegation of ECI.
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Tashkent hosted an international scientific videoconference dedicated to the 686th anniversary of the birth of Amir Temur
Tashkent hosted an international scientific videoconference dedicated to the 686th anniversary of the birth of Amir Temur
Iranian historians took part in an international scientific videoconference dedicated to the 686th anniversary of the birth of Amir Temur, organized by the Institute of History of the Academies of Sciences of Uzbekistan.
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Turkey Ratifies ECI’s Charter
Turkey Ratifies ECI’s Charter
As the Parliament of the Republic of Turkey ratified the Charter of the ECO Cultural Institute, Turkey will have a stronger presence in the activities of this international regional institute.
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More than 200 representatives of folklore groups of Uzbekistan are preparing for the revived festival of national traditions
More than 200 representatives of folklore groups of Uzbekistan are preparing for the revived festival of national traditions and folklore “Boysun Bahori”
On May 7-8, the festival “Boysun Bahori”, the long-awaited holiday of the renewal of nature, national traditions and folklore will start in the mountain village of Padang in Boysun district, reports “Dunyo” IA correspondent. Сurrently, the festival is being thoroughly prepared in cooperation with the Ministry of culture of the Republic of Uzbekistan, the Surkhandarya region county executive and a number of other organizations in the Surkhandarya region.
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Friendship Ascent Closing Ceremony Held
Friendship Ascent Closing Ceremony Held
The closing ceremony of Friendship Ascent was held on March 23, 2022, at Tochal Telecabin (cable car) and attended by the ECO Secretary General, ECO Cultural Institute President, Ambassadors of the ECO member countries in Iran, a number of sports officials of the Islamic Republic of Iran and press from across the ECO region.
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ECO Cultural Institute and Uzbekistan Cultural Heritage Agency to expand cooperation
ECO Cultural Institute and Uzbekistan Cultural Heritage Agency to expand cooperation
Sarvar Bakhti, President, ECO Cultural Institute (ECI), met with Tursunali Kuziev, First Deputy Director, Uzbekistan’s Cultural Heritage Agency on Sunday, March 13, 2022.
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Friendship Ascent to Tochal Peak in Iran by female mountaineers of  ECO member states
Friendship Ascent to Tochal Peak in Iran by female mountaineers of ECO member states
Female mountaineers from ECO countries, led by Ms. Rashin Jahanbazi from the Islamic Republic of Iran, climb Tochal peak in Tehran, Iran in the first days of the upcoming Nowruz (21-23 March 2022) with the aim of promoting friendship among ECO member countries.
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In Uzbekistan widely celebrates 539th anniversary of Zahiriddin Muhammad Babur
In Uzbekistan widely celebrates 539th anniversary of Zahiriddin Muhammad Babur
The life and work of the great poet and statesman, geographer, commander and unique historian Zahiriddin Muhammad Babur have fascinated many generations over time and will continue to do so. This year, the 539th anniversary of the birth of Zahiriddin Muhammad Babur is widely celebrated in Uzbekistan.
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Tashkent and Bukhara will host International Literary Festival in September 2022
Tashkent and Bukhara will host International Literary Festival in September 2022
In September 2022, the "Literary Festival on the Great Silk Road" will be held in Tashkent and Bukhara. The organizers of this event will be the Union of Writers of Uzbekistan, the Ministries of Foreign Affairs, Tourism and Sports, the Embassy of Uzbekistan in London and the administration of the Literary Festival on the Great Silk Road.
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Chess player from Uzbekistan Nodirbek Abdusattorov became the youngest world rapid champion in history
Chess player from Uzbekistan Nodirbek Abdusattorov became the youngest world rapid champion in history
The World Rapid Championship in Warsaw ended with a sensation. A 17-year-old chess player from Uzbekistan Nodirbek Abdusattorov defeated Magnus Carlsen, Ian Nepomniachtchi and other grandmasters to become the world champion.
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A presentation of a book with various versions of the folk epic "Alpomish" and audio albums "Collection of Bakhshi" held at
A presentation of a book with various versions of the folk epic "Alpomish" and audio albums "Collection of Bakhshi" held at the Academy of Sciences of Uzbekistan
In the State Museum of Literature named after Alisher Navoi of the Academy of Sciences of Uzbekistan, the scientific conference "Performance of Uzbek folk epics" was held.
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ECI president meets head of ICCO
ECI president meets head of ICCO
H.E. Mr. Sarvar Bakhti, President of the ECO Cultural Institute (ECI), met Dr. Imanipour, head of Islamic Culture and Communication Organization (ICCO) on Wednesday December 22, 2021.
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ECO women are the most beautiful dawn of Yalda night
ECO women are the most beautiful dawn of Yalda night
H.E. Mr. Sarvar Bakhti, President of ECO Cultural Institute, in his speech at the Yalda celebration of the Iranian Women's Occupations (Handicrafts), which was held on Tuesday, December 21, 2021 in the presence of a large number of officials and diplomatic missions in Tehran at Sa`ad Abad Palace in Tehran said: "If Yalda is the longest and darkest night of the year, the women of ECO region are its most beautiful dawn."
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UNESCO inscribes the Bakhshi Art of Uzbekistan on the List of Intangible Cultural Heritage
UNESCO inscribes the Bakhshi Art of Uzbekistan on the List of Intangible Cultural Heritage
Bakhshi art has been inscribed on the UNESCO Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity during the Sixteenth Session of the Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage.
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Samarkand will be transformed into a tourist hub of Uzbekistan
Samarkand will be transformed into a tourist hub of Uzbekistan
On December 9, President Shavkat Mirziyoyev got acquainted with the presentation of projects that will be implemented in Samarkand region. The projects are aimed at transforming Samarkand into a modern city, increasing the comfort of the population, the activities of entrepreneurs and investors, and the development of the tourism sector.
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ECI honors the Iranian mountaineer Rashin Jahanbazi
ECI honors the Iranian mountaineer Rashin Jahanbazi
In a ceremony held on December 12, 2021 at ECO Cultural Institute, Rashin Jahanbazi, the first Iranian mountaineer was honored for her conquering the highest summit of Central Asia.
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Uzbekistan is a source of global information development initiatives
Uzbekistan is a source of global information development initiatives
The breakthrough made in the republic in recent years in the field of socio-economic development is directly related to the ongoing policy of active use of modern information and communication technologies. Improving the efficiency of the public administration system, developing the economy and improving areas of work in the social sector - in all these areas, Uzbekistan is a vivid example of a fruitful systemic IT integration.
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A review of Iranian cinema at the Tashkent International Film Festival
A review of Iranian cinema at the Tashkent International Film Festival
The 13th Tashkent International Film Festival "Pearl of the Silk Road" has dedicated a special section to the Iranian cinema.
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