Today, May 3, on the World Press Freedom Day, a ceremony awarding the winners of the international competition for the XV National Prize “Oltin qalam” in the field of journalism was held at the Turkiston Palace.
Kun.uz correspondent Jamshid Niyozov was awarded the nomination “For the best coverage of the activities of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs” (in the field of Internet journalism).
Ilyos Safarov won the competition in the nomination “For the best material for the development of the state language” (in the field of Internet journalism), established by the Fund for the Development of the Uzbek language under the Cabinet of Ministers.
Speaking at the ceremony, Ilyos Safarov called on all journalists to support the Uzbek language and write more about it.
At the ceremony, another Kun.uz correspondent Abror Zohidov was awarded first place in the field of Internet journalism.
In this direction, the second place was taken by the editor-in-chief of the National News Agency of Uzbekistan Abdujamil Taypatov, nuz.uz correspondent Oliya Taishova bagged bronze.