· March, 2011

Stories about Uzbekistan from March, 2011

Uzbekistan: Authorities intensify control over mobile operators

  22 March 2011

Abdulfazal informs his readers that Uzbekistan – in clear response to events in the Middle East and Northern Africa – is seizing control over cellular companies in the country. Mobile operators were instructed to report on any suspicious actions by their customers, including any kind of massive SMS distributions.

Uzbekistan: Turkish Business Unwanted

  7 March 2011

Avicenna reports that another Turkish shopping and entertainment mall has fallen in Uzbekistan in result of something similar to special operation by the police. He also provides background for the continuing conflict between the authorities and the Turkish businesses.