The EBRD is supporting small businesses in Tajikistan with an investment to help set up a new microfinance institution in the country.
On 26 June, the World Bank and its development partners have concluded the two-day Regional Central Asia Development Marketplace 2009 (CADM) and the Knowledge Forum, which brought together 40 CADM finalists and about 60 other participants from five countries in the region.
Asaka Bank state joint-stock commercial bank issued credit for US$14.58 million to Avtosteklo open joint-stock company to expand production capacity.
Prime Rating Services assigned rating at the level of B (satisfactory) to UNIPOLIS insurance firm.
Kyrgyzstan has paid off its state debts to Uzbekistan in full, a source at the Kyrgyz Finance Ministry said.
Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn assured the countries of Central Asia that the IMF stands ready to help manage the effects of the global financial crisis and step up its engagement and support in the region.
IMF’s Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn on Thursday praised Uzbekistan’s policies as the Central Asian state’s predicted economic growth of 7%, one of the world’s highest amid continued global economic crisis.
The concept of uniform information space of the Eurasian Group on combating money laundering and financing of terrorism (EAG) approved, the statement of the Eurasian Group on combating money laundering and financing of terrorism, following the results of the 10th plenary session taken place on 10 -11 June in St. Petersburg, Russia.
Two seminars ’Tax legislation, tax administration and tax prosecution’ and “Off-site control, conducting financial and tax reports analysis” took place in the conference hall of “S-Namangan” hotel in Namangan on 8-12 June, 2009.