Agrobank signed a long-term loan agreement with Eximbank of Turkey.
From 16 to 19 February 2021, the State Tax Committee received 155 appeals from business entities to conduct a desk tax audit in order to study transactions carried out with 396 "dubious" enterprises included in the Register.
The Central Bank has begun working on the issue of organizing a "Global Money Week" in the Republic of Uzbekistan, which will be held on 22-28 March worldwide.
The Senate Committee on Budget and Economic Reforms took control of the situation around the Tax Committee and companies that used the services of “cashing firms”.
On 17 February 2021, the State Tax Committee organized a press conference on "Reducing tax amounts to be paid and illegal acceptance of VAT amounts for offset."
On 16 February, a seminar was held at the Ministry of Finance on the implementation and prospects for the development of Initiative budgeting in the Republic of Uzbekistan, organized within the framework of a joint project of UNDP and the Ministry of Finance.
The volume of cross-border transfers received in Uzbekistan in January 2021 amounted to US$427 million, an increase compared to the same period in 2020 by US$27 million or 7%.
The volume of net gold and foreign exchange reserves of Uzbekistan as of 1 February 2021 exceeded US$34.32 billion, according to data from the Central Bank.
Visa, in partnership with Ravnaq-bank and the technology company OCTO, launched the country’s first tokenization solution based on Visa Token Service, an innovative technology that ensures the security of digital transactions of the cardholder, as well as reliable environment for the further development of the payment ecosystem.