Uzbekneftegaz officially announced a denial regarding "cashing firms"
Tashkent, Uzbekistan (UzDaily.com) -- Uzbekneftegaz officially announced a denial regarding the post on the telegram channel Soliq xizmati xabarlari - Rasmiy kanal "State enterprises also concluded fictitious transactions with cash firms."
Being the main locomotive of the basic sectors of the country’s economy and a major strategic subject of public procurement, Uzbekneftegaz is also the fourth major taxpayer in the country at the end of 2020. Uzbekneftegaz is implementing comprehensive measures to ensure stable satisfaction of the needs of the sectors of the economy and the population of the republic in oil and gas products.
In this connection, in order to ensure the smooth functioning of the production activities of Uzbekneftegaz, material and technical resources are purchased and contracts are concluded in strict accordance with the current legislation in the field of public procurement on the principles of openness, transparency, competition, proportionality and prevention of corruption.
Also, in accordance with the decree of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan from 4 April 2020 No. PP-4664 "On priority measures to improve the financial stability of the oil and gas industry" with the involvement of the international consulting company "KPMG", an anti-corruption system "compliance control" was introduced.
At the same time, according to the published list of companies that entered into transactions with enterprises that carried out dubious transactions in 2020) reports that no contracts were concluded with them and payments through settlement accounts were not made.
At the same time, the enterprises of Uzbekneftegaz purchase small materials and equipment and office supplies using corporate bank cards, in accordance with the regulation “On the procedure for using corporate bank cards in national currency by legal entities”.
On the part of the enterprises of Uzbekneftegaz, materials and equipment were purchased at the official retail outlets of enterprises included in the STC list through corporate bank cards, with the receipt of the corresponding cashier’s checks and their posting in the prescribed manner.
In turn, all the requested information was submitted to the tax authorities, if necessary, Uzbekneftegaz is ready to submit any additional information to the civil service.