The Embassy of Uzbekistan in Berlin hosted a seminar on the Uzbek-German cooperation in agriculture and processing industries, Jahon news agency reported.
On Thursday of last week, Oxus Gold, a junior gold miner listed on the London Alternative investment Market (AIM), lost 18% of its market value, pricing at 25.5 pence, with a market cap of GBP93 million. The chart of the company’s share price shows that it hit this year’s high in May at 66.25 pence. It then held in the 50 to 60-pence range until November. But from then, the price plummeted downwards.
On 30 November 2007, the joint project of United Nations Development Programme and State Customs Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan (“Improving the System of Customs Administration in the Republic of Uzbekistan”) organized a meeting of Expert Council to discuss issues of customs control covered in the draft Customs Code.
Iran provides the shortest and cheapest route for construction of railway lines from Central Asian states and Russia to the Persian Gulf, Minister of Road and Transportation Mohammad Rahmati noted on Sunday.
Investment opportunities of Uzbekistan were presented in international business forum in Evreux, France, Jahon news agency reported.
The Uzbek government wants to raise the price of its gas exported to Russia, to factor in the weakness of the dollar and rises in oil and gas prices, an official from the government oil and gas company Uzbekneftegaz told Agence France-Presse.
Russian First Vice-Premier Sergei Ivanov has hailed Lukoil’s environmental policy at the Khauzak gas bloc in Uzbekistan’s Bukhara region.
A four-party agreement to expand the Central Asia - Center (CAC) gas pipeline will be signed by the end of this year, Shavkat Mazhitov, first deputy chairman of Uzbekistan’s national oil and gas company Uzbekneftegaz, told reporters.