Liberal Democrats nominate Shavkat Mirzieev candidate for Uzbek PM
Tashkent, Uzbekistan, Jan.15
By Demir Azizov- Trend:
The Movement of Entrepreneurs and Businessmen - Liberal Democratic Party of Uzbekistan (UzLiDeP) nominated acting Prime Minister Shavkat Mirzieev candidate for the post of prime minister for another term at the congress on Jan.15.
Under the electoral law, the party which has gathered the largest number of votes during the parliamentary election, has the right to nominate a candidate for prime minister.
The Liberal Democratic Party got the largest number of seats (52) as a result of the election held to the Legislative Chamber of Oliy Majlis on Dec.21, 2014 and re-vote held in 39 constituencies on Jan.4.