Uzbekistan: COVID-19 Tests Agricultural Sector To the Limit

CABAR.asia 23.06.20

The agricultural sector of Uzbekistan employs 44 per cent of national workforce, this sphere makes 17.6 per cent of the national GDP. (more…)

Aviation Reforms in Uzbekistan: New Yet Old?

Bakhrom Radjabov 12.06.20

“If the government of Uzbekistan truly wished to liberalize the aviation industry, it needs to renounce the support for the national air carrier,” said political economist Bakhrom Radjabov in an article just for CABAR.asia. (more…)

Uzbekistan Gradually Lifts Quarantine. Residents Complain About Slow Pace

CABAR.asia 05.06.20

Uzbek authorities are gradually lifting quarantine restrictions, despite new cases of COVID-19 infection. They decided to revive the economy before it is too late. (more…)

Uzbekistan-China Relations During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Oleg Limanov 01.06.20

 “As China’s economic power is being reinforced, Chinese growing political influence in the region could be one of the most serious challenges to Uzbekistan and other Central Asian countries, given the growing partnerships both at the bilateral level and in BRI format,” said expert Oleg Limanov in an article just for CABAR.asia (more…)

The armies of the countries of Central Asia: numbers and real combat effectiveness

Zulfiya Raissova 22.05.20

After the USSR collapse, all the republics that gained independence created their own armed forces. CABAR.asia decided to analyze military strength of the Central Asian countries. 


Uzbekistan: Domestic Abuse during Coronavirus Continues

Dana Oparina 20.05.20

Women and children have nowhere to go from the abuser during the lockdown and self-isolation period. (more…)

Photoreport: Tashkent During Quarantine

CABAR.asia 15.05.20

How does the capital of Uzbekistan live under the strict quarantine to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus pandemic?

How Did Business in Tajikistan and Uzbekistan Respond to the Coronavirus?

CABAR.asia 14.05.20

Region’s business conditions during the coronavirus pandemic.

Residents of Kazakh Flooded Villages Are Waiting for Reparations From Uzbekistan

Five flooded villages, over 31 thousand evacuated residents: these are the consequences of the floodwaters from Uzbekistan for Southern Kazakhstan. The evaluation of the scale and damage the disaster caused will only be possible after it ends. Meanwhile, the water keeps coming. (more…)