|7||Ministry for Cultural Affairs||239-4957|
|8||Ministry of Finance||233-7073|
|9||Ministry of Health||241-1680|
|10||Ministry of Foreign Affairs||233-6475|
|11||Ministry of Communications||233-6645|
|12||Foreign Investment Agency||241-5541|
To make international calls or call home from Uzbekistan, dial in this order: 8-10 + followed by your country code + phone number. For example, 8-10-44-34-574-5748.
For international calls to Uzbekistan, dial in this order: your code to use international line + 998 + city code + local number. For example, 00+998+71+231-2735.
The main post office is near Oloy Bazaar where you can make cheaper international calls. You may also buy cheap international call cards available throughout the city or in Paynet outlets. Major hotels offer the most convenient but expensive connections, while main city post offices provide slower but cheaper services at local rates. Independent business centers are a good alternative, especially for faxes.
For domestic calls within Uzbekistan, you can use your hotel or post office. Local city codes are:
For more assistance, you may call phone directories:
In emergency, you may call Tashkent International Medical Clinic (120-6091/2, 307-312 or 185-2088).
For VIP ambulance, call 133-2625 or 133-1903.
First choice hospitals are the VIP Hospital No.1 (264-8400/1) and No.1 Government Hospital (236-0884).
Dentists include the expensive but recommended Stoma-service (264-3916), or the Al Quids dental clinic (235-7233).