Next month, the governments of Uzbekistan and the United Kingdom will convene at the 25th anniversary meeting of the Uzbek-British Trade and Industry Council (UBTIC), an influential body that brings together government and commercial leaders.
When President Shavkat Mirziyoyev first visited the Bukhoro Varnet enterprise in 2019, work here was just beginning. Today it is turning into a modern agro-industrial complex.
The retail trade turnover of Uzbekistan reached 194.84 trillion soums in January-December 2020 and increased by 3.2% compared to the same period of 2019, also the turnover of large enterprises amounted to 34.58 trillion soums (growth rates -12.8%), and small business and private entrepreneurship – 145.14 trillion soums (growth rate - 3.8%), including unorganized trade amounted to 14 945.0 billion soums (growth rate – minus 17.4%).
Uzbekistan Airways will perform charter flights on the Tashkent-Delhi-Tashkent route.
In January-December 2020, Uzbekistan’s foreign trade turnover (FTT) reached US$36.3 billion, which, compared to the same period of 2019, decreased by US$5.45 billion (a decrease by 13.1%), the State Statistics Committee of Uzbekistan said in a report.
According to the order of the Chairman of the Board of JSC Uzbekneftegaz, Mehriddin Abdullayev, Bobonazar Jumaev was appointed head of the Commerce Department, who worked as the head of UNG ECONN JV LLC before being appointed. This was reported by the press service of Uzbekneftegaz.
A project for the construction of a small solar photovoltaic power plant (PVP) with a capacity of 40 kW has started in Yukori-Chirchik district of Tashkent region.
On 19 January 2021, a meeting of the Forum of Women Entrepreneurs was held under the Commission on Ensuring Gender Equality of the Republic of Uzbekistan.
On 20 January 2021, a meeting of the Supervisory Board of Uzmetkombinat was held, as well as an expanded meeting of heads of departments, workshops, departments and divisions of the Uzbek Metallurgical Combine Joint Stock Company (Uzmetkombinat).