On the initiative of the Ministry for the Development of Information Technologies and Communications, and the Agency for Space Research and Technologies under the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan, with the participation of the State Corporation Roscosmos, JSC Russian Space Systems and JSC Glavkosmos, a webinar was held on the topic "Application of remote sensing data in various sectors of the economy."
Under the chairmanship of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev, a video conference was held on 22 September on the implementation of the digital economy and e-government in industries and regions.
By Government resolution, Golibsher Ziyaev was appointed head of the State Inspectorate for Control in the Sphere of Informatization and Telecommunications of the Republic of Uzbekistan.
To ensure the fulfillment of tasks identified in five priority areas of development of the Republic of Uzbekistan in 2017-2021 in the "Year of Development of Science, Education and the Digital Economy", improving the quality of life of the population and creating favorable conditions for entrepreneurship and development of the "digital economy", a comprehensive program "Digital Tashkent" was approved by the Decree of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan. To implement this program, the Department of Digital Development was created under the khokimiyat of the city of Tashkent.
In order to accelerate work in the regions in accordance with the decree of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan "On measures for the widespread introduction of the digital economy and electronic government" from 28 April 2020, the leadership and working group of the Ministry for the Development of Information Technologies and communications visited Khorezm region.
On 17 September, the Ministry for the Development of Information Technologies and Communications of the Republic of Uzbekistan in cooperation with the United Nations Development Program and the World Bank Office in Uzbekistan held an international online forum.
On 16 September, in secondary schools No. 250 of Yunusabad district and No. 133 of Almazar district of Tashkent, a presentation of a pilot project for the introduction of digital education was held, the implementation of which was carried out by Huawei and the national operator Uztelecom with the support of the Ministry of Public Education and the Ministry for the Development of Information Technologies and Communications of the Republic of Uzbekistan.
Marvel Distribution signed an agreement with Oracle, the world’s largest manufacturer of software, hardware and cloud services, to expand its expertise and promote vendor solutions in seven new countries: Uzbekistan, Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan and Turkmenistan. In addition, Marvel is already an official Oracle distributor in Russia and Kazakhstan.
Seedstars is once again opening the applications for the Online Seedstars Growth Program. Taking on promising early-stage startups, Seedstars runs the virtual 3-month post-acceleration training to help business build a growth team and implement a growth methodology.
On 11 September, the Minister for Development of Information Technologies and Communications of the Republic of Uzbekistan Sh. Sadikov met with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to the Republic of Uzbekistan, Mr. Yoshinori Fujiyama.