In cooperation with the Indian Foundation “The Global Educational & Leadership Foundation”, registration for the national stage of the “Entrepreneurship World Cup-2021” competition is being held in Uzbekistan.
As part of the implementation of the "Program of measures to increase hydrocarbon production for 2017-2021", Uzbekneftegaz jointly with ERIELL Group put into commercial operation 7 new wells in Kashkadarya and Bukhara regions, as well as in the Republic of Karakalpakstan.
As part of the participation of the Uzbek delegation at the regular meeting of the Intergovernmental Commission with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the Minister of Agriculture Jamshid Khojayev met separately with the Minister of Environment, Water Resources and Agriculture Abdulrahman al-Fadli, as well as with representatives of one from the largest financial institutions of Saudi Arabia, the Agricultural Development Fund and other Saudi investment companies in the agriculture and food industry, incl. Salik, Savola, Almarai, Al-Rajhi International, Tamimi Group, Herfay, Al Mehbazh, Sabik and Al-Balik.
Fitch Ratings has assigned JSC UzAuto Motors’ (UAM; B+/Stable) USD300 million senior unsecured Eurobond due 2026 a final senior unsecured ‘B+’ rating. The Recovery Rating is ‘RR4’/50%.
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID), in collaboration with TCS Logistics (Pakistan), successfully launched the first pilot shipment to Central Asia under the Transports Internationaux Routiers (TIR) Convention, a customs agreement that facilitates the international transport of goods.
The Agency for State Assets Management of Uzbekistan (AUGA) has published a list of the most profitable and unprofitable state-owned companies for 2020.
According to the State Committee on Statistics, in the first quarter of 2021, 5,080 enterprises of Uzbekistan for the production of textile products produced textile products worth 11.5 trillion soums.
According to the State Statistics Committee, 65,721 tons of vegetables were grown in the republic in the 1st quarter of 2021. This is a 5.0% increase compared to the same period of last year.
On 4 May 2021, a government delegation of Uzbekistan, as part of its stay in Saudi Arabia, visited the city of Medina.
On 4 May 2021, in Mecca, Deputy Prime Minister - Minister of Investment and Foreign Trade of the Republic of Uzbekistan Sardor Umurzakov discussed with the Minister of Commerce of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Majid bin Abdullah al-Kassabi the prospects for increasing trade cooperation between two countries and practical measures to increase the Uzbek-Saudi trade turnover.