Acting Uzbek president mulls economic development in Sirdaryo
Tashkent, Uzbekistan, Oct. 3
By Demir Azizov– Trend:
Uzbekistan’s acting president and prime minister, Shavkat Mirziyoyev visited the central region of Sirdaryo.
During his trip, Mirziyoyev had a meeting that discussed the program of socio-economic development of the region, including increasing its export potential, the Uzbekistan National News Agency (UzA) reported Oct. 3.
The meeting paid particular attention to improving the living conditions of the people through implementation of prospective general plans of cities and regions, providing for the construction of affordable housing, development of communications and social infrastructure, as well as landscaping and planting.
The tasks on increasing the region’s export potential, establishing new plants and improving social infrastructure, timely harvest of cotton and sowing of winter crops, harvest of agriculture products, preparation of social facilities and housing for autumn and winter were discussed as well.
Mirziyoyev also visited the Sirdaryo Thermal Power Plant and had a discussion with experts on expansion of the power plant’s capacity through re-equipment of the operating power units.