Within the framework of the investment project "Production of synthetic liquid fuel based on purified methane gas of the Shurtan Gas Chemical Complex" to supply Uzbekistan GTL with fuel, the construction and installation work of the gas pipeline is underway.
On 4 August 2020, via videoconference, the President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) Gilbert Houngbo and the Deputy Prime Minister - Minister of Investment and Foreign Trade of the Republic of Uzbekistan Sardor Umurzakov signed a Financing Agreement in the amount of US$47 million in the framework of the 2nd phase of the project "Diversification and modernization of agriculture".
Belarusian Ambassador to Uzbekistan Leonid Marinich met with top managers of OOO Krantas and AO Uzagroleasing, BelTA reported quoting data of the Belarusian diplomatic mission.
For passengers wishing to return to Uzbekistan from Ukraine, AllTrip.uz, in partnership with Windrose, operates a charter flight Kiev - Kharkov - Tashkent - Kiev, the Ministry of Transport of Uzbekistan reports.
Over the past period of 2020, more than 20,000 tonnes of red beans for a total of US$29.4 million have been exported from Surkhandarya region. Pakistan and Afghanistan are the main buyers of beans.
Shurtan Gas Chemical Complex, a subsidiary of Uzbekneftegaz, is a large producer of ethylene and polyethylene, employing about 4,000 people (currently 3,841 people).
Members of the "Working Group" headed by the Chairman of the Board of Uzbekneftegaz Mehriddin Abdullayev, in order to study the state of work carried out within the framework of investment projects, visited production and processing enterprises in Kashkadarya region.
Projects implemented in stages in Uzbekistan together with the Asian Development Bank testify to the consistency of development of cooperation. ADB’s financial and technical assistance is fully consistent with the country’s national development strategy, reflecting Uzbekistan’s development priorities.
The Republican Scientific Center for Employment and Labor Protection of the Ministry of Employment and Labor Relations in June 2020, a regular sociological survey was conducted in 101 cities and regions of Uzbekistan according to the methodology developed on the basis of the recommendations of the International Labor Organization, which covered 490 citizens’ self-government bodies, 4,900 households and 25,900 citizens.