Center for improvement of antimonopoly policy under the State Committee of Demonopolization of Uzbekistan issued Business Activity Index for September 2009 - APIC 50.
The Uzexpocenter in Tashkent will host the International industrial fair and Cooperation exchange on 20-24 October.
Uzbekistan Havo Yollari (Uzbekistan Airways), national airline of Uzbekistan, said that it will shift its flights from Tashkent to London to Terminal 4 of Heathrow Airport from 10 November 2009.
Beacons Pharmaceuticals, manufacturer of generic pharmaceuticals of Singapore, will invest about US$10 million to build a plant with hopes of capturing a share of the fast-growing pharmaceutical industry in Uzbekistan, Straits Times reported.
The global crisis has severely impacted the Caucasus and Central Asia (CCA), with growth for the region projected to drop from 6.6% in 2008 to 1.5% in 2009, IMF Middle East and Central Asia Department Director Masood Ahmed said.
On 23 September Vice Minister SUN Songpu met with a delegation headed by Rustam Mansurov, Deputy Chairman of the State Customs Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan, he General Administration of Customs of China said on 12 October.
Uzbektourism national company announced a competition for tourism logotype and slogan of Uzbekistan. Logotype and slogan will be used to promote Uzbekistan in international tourism markets.
Management of Uzbekneftegaz national holding company held negotiations with President and CEO of PETRONAS (Malaysia) Tan Sri Hassan Marican to discuss implementation course of the projects with participation of PETRONAS.
A conference to prepare for the 18th OSCE Economic and Environmental Forum opened on 12 October 2009 in Astana with 170 participants discussing how to promote good governance at border crossings, improve land transportation security and facilitate international transport by road and rail.