Interesting facts from the biography of President Shavkat Mirziyoyev

Mirziyoyev Shavkat is a famous person in Uzbekistan. For some time he has been the president of this country. But it’s much more interesting what path this man took to take the position of Uzbek president.


Shavkat was born into a family of doctors. To get a good education, Mirziyoyev went to Tashkent to enter a university. It was here that he qualified as a mechanical engineer. Over time, he became not only a candidate of technical sciences, but also an associate professor. For some time he worked as a researcher and also as a teacher. Due to the fact that he put in a lot of effort, he was appointed vice-rector, who oversees academic work.

After a while, he was appointed khokim, first in the Jizzakh and then in the Samarkand region. Although he did not hold this position for very long, he made certain changes in the social as well as economic development of these districts and regions.

His active work was the reason that in 2003 he was the Prime Minister of Uzbekistan. He was appointed to this post several more times in the future. Throughout this period, Shavkat paid a lot of attention to cooperation with President Karimov.

Distinctive features of the activity

In 2016, 88% of the population of Uzbekistan decided that Shavkat Mirziyoyev would be president. This is due to several key reasons.

Shavkat paid a lot of attention to such an aspect as the active development of the industrial sector. Additionally, he worked on several more areas, including the following:

  • gradual increase and increase in exports;
  • introducing significant changes to the agricultural industry;
  • optimization of the work of the farmers’ movement;
  • processing of agricultural products;
  • increasing food security of the country’s citizens;
  • providing the entire population of the country with the required quantity of consumer goods.

After Shavkat became president, he began to actively establish connections with various countries and states. These include China, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and others. At the same time, they pay special attention to the development of their own country.

Mirziyaev was elected for a second term in 2021. This time about 80% voted for him. And after that, he continued to make dramatic changes in various areas as well as areas.