Uzbekistan’s foreign trade turnover reaches US$36.3 billion in 2020
On 19 January 2021 at about 21:30 at the intersection of Yuzrabod and Kozeva streets, a collision of two vehicles a Damas car and a VAZ-2115 car occurred.
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.
Within the framework of family entrepreneurship development programs over the past period of 2020, a total of 6.1 trillion soums of soft loans was allocated for the implementation of more than 214,000 projects.
Acceptance of applications from schoolchildren for participation in the International Competition on Artificial Intelligence for Children in 2021 is open. The competition is organized by Sberbank in cooperation with the companies of the Alliance in the field of artificial intelligence (AI).
Pitching will be introduced in Uzbekistan to support film projects of young filmmakers.
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The Uzbekistan Football Association (UFA) suspended referee Sherzod Kasymov from any football activity for three years for participating in fixed matches.
Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Uzbekistan Aziz Abdukhakimov, during a meeting with the UNWTO Secretary-General Zurab Pololikashvili, acquainted him with the modern development of the tourism industry in Uzbekistan.
In 2020, against the background of the coronavirus pandemic, passenger traffic in air transport decreased by 60 percent. This was reported by experts from the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO). Last year, 1.8 billion people flew. For comparison, in 2019 this figure was 4.5 billion.
China’s gross domestic product (GDP) expanded 2.3 percent year on year in 2020, exceeding the 100-trillion-yuan (15.42 trillion U.S. dollars) threshold to 101.5986 trillion yuan, official data showed Monday.