Uzbekistan Airways, Uzbekistan’s national carrier, has signed a firm order for six Airbus A320 aircraft, further enlarging its Airbus fleet. The announcement was made at a signing ceremony in Tashkent on Thursday, 28 June.
On 22 June, Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Fradkov signed an order on signing of protocol on accession of Uzbekistan to agreement on simplified registration of goods, moving between countries.
During the first six months of 2007, the amount of contraband goods seized in South Kazakhstan Region on border with Uzbekistan is five times more than it was in the same period last year, Interfax-Kazakhstan reported.
The beer market is one of the fast developing sectors of the national food industry. Beer production is growing at the average annual rate of 13%, and in 2006 exceeded 1.2 million hectoliters.
Uzbek automaker UzDaewooAuto produced 66,500 cars in January-May, up 31.4% on the year, Uzbekistan’s State Statistics Committee said Tuesday.
One of Ukraine’s largest industrial facilities AzovMash (Mariupol, the Donetsk region, East Ukraine) won a tender to supply Uzbekistan with filling trucks, the JSC AzovMash web-site said.
Delegation led by Minister of Energy and Water resources of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan Muhammad Ismail-Khan is visiting Uzbekistan. Members of the delegation met with the chairman of "Uzbekenergo" State Joint-Stock Company B.Teshabaev.
State Committee for Managing State Property (SPC) of Uzbekistan has announced a tender for 57.7% stakes in Jizzakh Plastmassa (Jizzakh Plastic Factory) at the starting price of US$3.63 million.
Uzvodenergo (Uzbekistan Water Energy) Specialised Association (a division of the Ministry of Agriculture and Water Management) has launched the construction of Andijan and Ahangaran Small Hydroelectric Power Stations.