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20th International Exhibition "Food, ingredients and food technologies - UzFood 2020"
Published: 21 october 2019

'UzFood is the country’s largest food exhibition. It is the perfect place to hold business meetings with more than 9,000 professional visitors: suppliers, manufacturers, dealers and influential professionals in Uzbekistan’s food sector' - the organisators say. During this event, you'll be able to observe several hundreds of dishes coming up from all over the world. Not only foreign cookers and famous chiefs will be participating but also a local masters.  The exhibition will be held on 1-3 April 2020, at NEC "Uzexpocentre", Tashkent, Uzbekistan.  The visitors will be able to observe several sections: - Meat and poultry - Dairy products - Confectionery - Grocery - Drinks - Food ingredients - Bakery - Packaging - Horex...

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A 'Sharq Taronalari' festival
Published: 21 october 2019

This festival has started its history from 1997 year, when a president of fresh new reformed Uzbekistan implemented an event to just entertain tired and exhausted people. At first, it hit 13 counties with 31 persons participating. The place of hosting it was chosen wisely - Registon Square is probably the most known place of Uzbekistan. Today our 'Music of the East' became one of the most popular and famous festivals not only in Central Asia but also abroad. The bright evidence to this is that year after year not only the number and the artistic level of participants are increasing, but also a geographical range of participating countries is widened.' - says the official website of the festival. As creators say - the goal of festival is simple - to promote as many young but talented musical bands as they can. 'Music of the world is supposed to be for everyone. Music from simple people...

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A 'Boysun Bahori' festival
Published: 21 october 2019

The name of this cultural event comes from a small town in southern Uzbekistan. Baysun looks like an ordinary city, which is located at the foot of the picturesque Baysuntau mountains, but its main feature is that the locals have preserved ancient customs and traditions that span more than one thousand years and originate from pre-Islamic pagan culture. This festival is a celebration of unique cultures! In our time of globalization, unique rituals and traditions are sometimes lost, and only in places far from large cities can one spectate a special culture. The purpose of this festival is to collect and show the heritage of the past, which is carefully stored not only in Baysun, but also in other regions of Uzbekistan and in other countries. yurt hotel in Boysun Bahori area, photo by Afisha Media In 2001, UNESCO recognized Baysun's culture as a “Masterpiece of Oral and Intangibl...

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UzCharmExpo 2019 - the exhibition of leather craftsmanship
Published: 21 october 2019

The 11th International Exhibition of Leather, Shoes and Leather Products UzCharmExpo 2019 was held at UzExpoCenter nearby Bodomzor metro station. More than 100 companies from 10 different countries have presented their products. Many people had come to take a look at foreign production and buy it. The listed below leather products were demonstrated: shoes, clothes, leather goods, special footwear, and overalls, as well as components, chemicals and equipment from Uzbekistan, Russia, Italy, China, Turkey, Belarus, Germany and other countries. The entry was free and there was a small stand-up meal for any curious guest. Location: UzExpoCentre, metro st. Bodomzor....

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UzENERGYEXPO–2019 - the fair of ways to enlighten places and rooms
Published: 21 october 2019

'This event has been held annually since 2005 with the support of the Ministry of Energy of the Republic of Uzbekistan, JSC "Uzbekgidroenergo", Tashkent City Administration.' - says the official website of the exhibition.  The exhibition will take place at UzExpoCentre from 10.23 to 10.25. The area will be divided into 7 different sections of the exhibition: - Power engineering - Renewable energy sources: power saving - Lighting - Electrical engineering - Cables, wires, fittings - Heat-power industry - Gas supply Many leading Uzbek companies going to participate in this exhibition and demonstrate their ideas to any curious guest & representatives of other companies....

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UzStroyExpo-2019 - Exhibition of Building and Building Materials
Published: 21 october 2019

The 9th Construction and Finishing Materials, heating, and ventilation systems. water supply, water treatment, and plumbing - UzStroyExpo 2019 will be held at UzExpoCenter on 23-25th of October. This exhibition was organized with the purpose to attract leading Uzbek international and domestic companies working in the field of production and supply of construction products. They can't wait for investors come and see top products offering for the Uzbekistan building industry. The main sections of the exhibition: Construction, construction and finishing materials, construction machinery and equipment; Production of aluminum profiles for window and door structures; Stretch ceilings, roll shutters, shutters; In-package blinds; Controllers Sun protection systems; Floor and wall decoration materials; Engineering developments for the construction of industrial complexes; Modern projects...

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14th International Exhibition "Mining, Metallurgy and Metalworking - MiningMetals Uzbekistan"
Published: 21 october 2019

'A unique specialized exhibition in Uzbekistan representing a range of technologies and services for the mining industry and metalworking!' - according to the exhibition's site and the era of growing interest towards the mining industry, this gonna be an amazing opportunity for everyone to acknowledge more about this.  The exhibition will be held on November 05-07, 2019, at NEC "Uzexpocentre", Tashkent, Uzbekistan. 'Uzbekistan is among the ten leading countries of the world for the reserves of gold, uranium, copper, stone and potassium salts (minerals).' - the official site states their interest in holding an exhibition. The listed below section will be represented to every and one curious guest: - Mineral process - Surface and underground mining - Exploration - Environment - IT-technologies and automation of technological processes in the mining industry - Metallu...

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The 18th Annual International Exhibition of Agriculture in the Republic of Uzbekistan - AgriTek Uzbekistan 2019.
Published: 21 october 2019

'Agriculture as one of the largest industries is one of the priority areas of the country's economy. Uzbekistan has the most favorable climatic conditions for the production of various agricultural crops, including industrial crops. In Uzbekistan, more than 30% of the gross domestic product, 35% of the labor force, as well as the main foreign exchange earnings, account for agriculture. Uzbekistan ranks 6th in the world in cotton production and is 3rd in the world in cotton exports.' - the official site of the exhibition says.  The exhibition will be available for visiting on November 6-7-8. The main sections of the exhibition: Agricultural machinery and equipment Tractors, trucks, etc. Seeders, equipment for land cultivation Fertilizers, sprayers Harvesting and post-harvesting equipment Gardening equipment Garden seeders and planters Equipment for harvesting vegetables and...

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The annual festival Silk and Spices in Bukhara
Published: 14 october 2019

The annual festival "Silk and Spices", held in Bukhara, is perhaps one of the main events in the cultural life of Uzbekistan. This event attracts a huge number of tourists from all over the world and reveals the culture of the Eastern people. If you go back to history, then ancient Bukhara celebrated its 2500-th anniversary in 1997, but in fact, it is an actively developing city. Bukhara is very well located in the middle of the route of the Great Silk Road and represents a colossal historical and cultural heritage. It is for this reason that the UNESCO has included it in the list of historically important objects of the world. In recent years, the festival "Silk and Spices" has significantly increased the number of participating countries. Recently, masters from India, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Kazakhstan have participated in the event. The event is striking in its scale - about ...

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Open Central Asia
Published: 03 july 2018

Central Asia is unique and diverse region situated in the heart of the largest continent. Open Central Asia is a good slogan and it has several meanings.  Open heart First of all people who have lived in Central Asia for many centuries are really open and hospitable. They are always glad to see new guests. This is the most probable thing that you’ll hear from anyone who has been to any of central Asian countries at least once.  Open visa Central Asia today is more open that it was 25 years ago.  Appropriate political and visa regulations were introduced by the different countries of the region to welcome guests.  The only exclusion is Turkmenistan but it isn’t difficult to collect visa with our company’s LOI. Of course the region is far from the ideal yet but everything is improving. Open unique region  It’s very good offer and eve...

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Museum of Winemaking at Khovrenko Winery
Published: 17 may 2016

Wine is one of the oldest and popular drinks all over the world. Many called it “a gift of God” because it gives vitality to men and women. Uzbekistan isn’t an exception and locals honor the drink. Arrival of Alexander the Great spurred the development of winemaking in the region. At the same time, it was observed that the grape grown in the territory of Samarkand differ by particularly sweet taste. Winemaking  However, in the VII-VIII centuries, the vineyards were completely cut down, and winemaking was discontinued. Production was revived again in the late XIX century, when the Russian businessman Dmitriy Filatov arrived in Samarkand. He didn’t only produce wine, but also introduce new varieties of grapes. In a short time he was able to assemble a unique collection that had great popularity abroad. Some years later M. Khovrenko continued the work of D. Fi...

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Yallachi art
Published: 28 may 2015

Yallachi are actresses, acted in female cultural events and rituals. They danced, sang songs and put small comic performances. Yallachi were very popular in Kokand khanate and also in Ferghana Valley. Actresses mostly acted at the wedding ceremonies and other calendar holidays, but they also acted on the sad events. In that case the repertoire changed. Sad songs began in the room and then continued in the courtyard, when girls and women gathered around a campfire. Repertoire of yallachi In every event sounded the same songs as Yor-Yor, Lapar and Yala. But actresses often improvised, made new songs verses and sometimes represented their own works. Dancing occupied a special place – everybody liked to dance or to watch dances. That’s why no one event passed without dancing. The dance movements are often used in the cycle "Kata kyin" and "Honabazm." It’s whirling (Charkh...

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The theatre of historical costume "El Merosi"
Published: 25 september 2013

  The theatre of historical costume "El Merosi"("The People's Heritage") has been working since 2005. Today, the theatre "El Merosi" offers you the costumes of different epochs. Thanks to them, we can get acquainted with the secrets and laws of folk art’s beauty.   In Samarkand theatre of historical costume "El merosi" you can see the life and traditions of the residents of our region from the earliest times to the present. Here are the costumes of different historical periods:  - Costume of Scythian horsemen and warriors of the first millennium BC, was created based on the Hermitage collection, the Institute of Oriental Studies and the Academy of Sciences of Uzbekistan. The leather fabrics and animal skins were used for their production.  - Anahita costume of 6th century BC, was created based on the funds of the Samarkand Museum of History, found on Afrasiab se...

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Folk show in madrasah Nadir Divan-Begi
Published: 18 july 2013

  Nadir Devan-Begi is one of the oldest and most beautiful medieval madrasahs of Bukhara. Here tourists and visitors can enjoy the performance of the folk ensemble and national performance, accompanied with live music. Here, in the madrasah Nadir Devan-Begi, you will have a unique opportunity to join the culture of the Uzbek people, to feel an oriental spirit, including traditional dances music, cuisine etc.   Folk show begins with silent national music, which gradually turns into a great show. The repertoire of the program is very interesting. You will see the dances of various regions of Uzbekistan: Uzbek national dance, Fergana classical dance, Khorezm folk dance, as well as Tajik and Arab dancing. Between dances, beautiful girls demonstrate fashion show of exquisite collections that combine modern fashion and national traditions.   Enjoying the performance of fol...

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