The agenda of the 12th plenary session of the Senate of the Oliy Majlis of the Republic of Uzbekistan on 5 February 2021 includes the law "On Audit Activities".
In January 2021, prices for goods and services in Uzbekistan increased by 1% on average per month. In annual terms (by January 2020), the increase in prices in the consumer sector reached 11.6%, the State Statistics Committee of Uzbekistan said.
On 28 January, the international rating agency Fitch Ratings held a webinar dedicated to the macroeconomic prospects and banking sector of the Republic of Uzbekistan.
On 9 January 2021, the Board of the Central Bank of the Republic of Uzbekistan adopted a resolution to further improve operations for the purchase and sale of currency in the domestic foreign exchange market.
The Ministry of Justice registered the Resolution of the Board of the Central Bank of the Republic of Uzbekistan "On amendments to some departmental legal documents adopted by the Board of the Central Bank of the Republic of Uzbekistan" on 26 January 2021.
Uzbekistan and World Bank are developing Country Cooperation Program for 2022-2026. This and other priorities of cooperation between Uzbekistan and the World Bank were discussed at the meeting of First Deputy Foreign Minister Farkhod Arziev with the head of the World Bank (WB) Office in Uzbekistan, Marco Mantovanelli, at the Foreign Ministry, Dunyo reported.
Today’s development requires the development of new projects and ideas in all areas, especially in the field of information technology. The field of activity, where there is knowledge, aspiration, creation, implementation and efficiency, will flourish, develop and, most importantly, contribute to the development of the country.
Representatives of the International Monetary Fund mission headed by Ron van Ruden began online consultations with representatives of a number of ministries and departments from 25 January 2021 in order to assess the economic and financial development of the country, familiarize themselves with the directions of fiscal and monetary policy. Online consultations are conducted in the context provided for by Article IV of the IMF's Article of Agreements.