On 13 December 2019, the State Tax Committee of Uzbekistan held a solemn meeting of the delegation of the Republic of Tajikistan with the leadership of the State Tax Committee.
Mr. Enrico Pinali, Officer-in-Charge of ADB’s office in Uzbekistan and Deputy Prime Minister Mr. Jamshid Kuchkarov on 12 December signed loan agreements totaling US$500 million for improving economic management and developing Uzbekistan’s mortgage market sector.
Through a US$15 million loan to Hamkorbank, Proparco supports the Uzbek private sector, in particular its small and medium-sized enterprises.
On 12 December, a meeting was held at the Ministry of Finance with representatives of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the French Development Agency (AFD).
On 12 December, the Ministry of Innovative Development of the Republic of Uzbekistan together with the Banking and Finance Academy held a republican forum of financiers on the theme "Improving acceleration mechanisms in the field of fiscal and pension policies."
The Law of the Republic of Uzbekistan “On the State Budget of the Republic of Uzbekistan for 2020” approved excise tax rates on manufactured goods (services rendered) for 2020.
The Law “On the State Budget of the Republic of Uzbekistan for 2020” approved fixed amounts of personal income tax for individual entrepreneurs.
S&P Global Ratings said that it affirmed its ‘B-/B’ long- and short-term issuer credit ratings on Uzbekistan-based Ravnaq-bank. The outlook is stable.
On 7 December 2019, in the assembly hall of the Training Center of the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Uzbekistan, a presentation was held for employees of the Ministry of Finance on the topic: “Ongoing projects in the field of automation of business processes of the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Uzbekistan”.