The meeting was attended by the Prime Minister and his deputies, State Councilors of the President, heads of ministries, departments and economic associations.
In accordance with the decree of the head of state "On additional measures to improve the activities of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan" of November 27, 2017, the government apparatus was reorganized. In particular, the Complex for Education, Health, Ecology, Environmental Protection, Physical Culture and Sports and the Complex for Investment, Innovation Development, Coordination of Activities of Free Economic and Small Industrial Zones, and Tourism were organized within the Cabinet of Ministers.
The meeting reviewed the activities of these complexes over the past period, discussed their plans and priorities for 2018.
The President of the country, having considered the issues on the agenda in the spirit of critical analysis, noted that most organizations do not organize their activities in accordance with the requirements of the time and allow passivity in the implementation of decisions and programs.
People on the ground must feel the reforms carried out in our country, the ongoing changes in the work of the executive bodies, increase the efficiency of work in the lower level, and live with the concerns and aspirations of ordinary people. This should be the main criterion for all leaders and officials, said Shavkat Mirziyoyev.
The message of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan to the Oliy Majlis became a historic event, which made a huge turn in the modern statehood of our country. In it, along with the consideration of the main results of the work done in 2017, the priority tasks for the comprehensive development of the country have been determined, and a number of legislative initiatives have been put forward.
The meeting discussed the important tasks of the complexes of the Cabinet of Ministers, ministries and departments that follow from the message. The information of officials about the work carried out and plans for the future was heard.
The work carried out to develop the system of preschool education, improve the quality of school education, improve test tests and activities of higher education institutions, and prepare athletes for upcoming competitions is also considered. The tasks related to the improvement of the health care system, expansion of pharmaceutical production, ecology and environmental protection were touched upon.
The meeting also thoroughly discussed the issues of ensuring sustainable development of spheres and sectors of the economy, including the implementation of tight monetary and monetary policies, strengthening the activities of free economic and small industrial zones, attracting foreign investment, creating modern industrial enterprises, new jobs, expanding the revenue base local budgets and others.