National Bank of Uzbekistan for Foreign Economic Activity (NBU) plans to attract US$60 million of credit line of State Development Bank of China.
State budget of Uzbekistan was implemented with 1.9% surplus to gross domestic product (GDP), a publication of Economy Ministry and State Statistic Committee of Uzbekistan said.
Consumer prices index in Uzbekistan slowed down from 3.5% in the first half of 2006 to 2.7% in the same period of 2007, a publication of Economy Ministry and State Statistic Committee of Uzbekistan said.
Uzbekistan utilized 2.631 trillion soums of investments from all sources in the first half of 2007 or 52.2% to annual forecast, a publication of Economy Ministry and State Statistic Committee of Uzbekistan said.
Microcredit Bank will direct 42 billion soums, allocated by Uzbek President Islam Karimov withhis resolution on 12 July 2007, to increase its charter capital.
Hamkor Bank actively cooperates with foreign and international companies and financial institutions. One of them is the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD). The loans issued by this financial institution help provide assistance to the private sector participants.
Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Karim Massimov has participated in the presentation of the Development Bank of Kazakhstan today in Tashkent within the frame of his official visit to Uzbekistan.
In January -June 2007 the aggregate capital of commercial banks increased by 17.2% compared to the same period of the previous year, UzReport.com reported.