26 February 2018
Uzbekistan Plans Maiden Bond Sale Premium

Central Asia’s once isolated states are increasingly seeking foreign money to kick start their economies.

16 February 2018
Tajikistan in Landmark Power Deal With Uzbekistan Premium

Their ties have been strained for much of the quarter-century since independence, but Tajikistan and Uzbekistan are moving swiftly to patch things up.

15 February 2018
Rights Groups Call for Release of Uzbek Journalist Premium

Watchdogs say illegal arrests and torture of prisoners continue even as government eases burdens on the citizenry.

2 February 2018
Notorious Uzbek Security Chief Ousted Premium

President Mirziyoyev slates security police for magnifying trivial matters into national threats, vows to end repression.

29 January 2018
Uzbek with Shady Past Takes Charge at World Boxing Body Premium

Gafur Rakhimov is under U.S. sanctions as a suspected kingpin of a Eurasian crime syndicate.

22 January 2018
Uzbekistan’s First Islamic University Opens Premium

Landmark event marks a further gesture by the secular authorities to the faith of the majority.

18 December 2017
Warming Spell Forecast on Uzbek-Kyrgyz Border Premium

Troubled region welcomes readiness to address longstanding grievances on both sides.

28 November 2017
Uzbek Leader Plays Up Regional Cooperation Premium

Foreign minister denies speculation linking country to Russia-led trade and security organizations.

8 November 2017
Unforeseen Consequences
Has Uzbekistan’s repressive government helped radicalise its emigrants and exiles? From The Conversation.
By John Heathershaw
Nurulloh Muhammad Raufkhon
28 September 2017
Uzbekistan Silent on Reason for Writer’s Detention Premium

The first dissident to test the openness of the year-old, post-Karimov administration was promptly arrested after his return from exile.



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