On 28 April, 2009 the World Bank together with the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Republic of Uzbekistan conducted a "Business Seminar under World Bank - Funded Operations". This Tashkent seminar was intended for wide scale of business enterprises.
Carlsberg Uzbekistan, brewery plant in Uzbekistan, started production Baltika No. 3 Classic and Baltika No. 9 Strong in innovative PET bottles with 1 liter capacity, the press release of the company said.
Russian Standard has launched its range of premium vodkas in Uzbekistan, via leading local importer Altash Invest, the company said.
Uzbekistan boosted steel production 12.2% year-on-year in the first quarter of 2009 to 178,707 tonnes, the country’s State Statistics Committee said.
Uzbekistan is not against the construction of the Roghun power station in Tajikistan, it only warns of emerging problems for the region.
Uzbekistan will establish regular supplies of textiles, fruit and vegetables to the Tyumen Region in West Siberia, said Kamildzhan Usmanov, head of the Ozmarkazimpeks, 51% state-owned foreign trade company.
On 24 April 2009, the Experts’ Councils Meeting of the Business Forum on developing small and private business on theme: "Important issues of competition and the directions of its regulation" was held in the Samarkand city.
With the German Symposium "Textile Technology" in Central Asia on 19-20 May 2009 at Tashkent, Uzbekistan, Federal Ministry of Economics and Technologies of Germany is supporting the German medium-sized business enterprises operating in the textile machinery industry, the emergence and development of new and growing markets.
Dubai-based Planet Travel & Tours organized a 7 - day familiarization trip for GCC based journalists to fantasy land Uzbekistan, on their recent win as General Sales Agent for Uzbekistan Airways in the United Arab Emirates.