According to preliminary data, in January-February 2019 Uzbekistan enterprises produced industrial production worth 44.1 trillion. soums, the index of industrial production for the same period of last year was 7.2%. This was reported by the State Statistics Committee of Uzbekistan.
The President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev signed the Law “On introducing changes and amendments to some legislative acts of the Republic of Uzbekistan in connection with the adoption of additional measures to improve the business climate in the country” .
A meeting with members of a delegation of the French company Assystem was held at the Uzatom Agency on 20 March 2019.
From 18 to 21 March 2019, the 18th International Exhibition of Cabex-2019 cable and wire products was held in Moscow, attended by the Association “Uzeltehsanoat” and its affiliated enterprises, Dunyo news agency reported.
Tatneft, a Russian oil company, intends to expand its activities in Uzbekistan. This was said in a statement of the company.
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, is advising the government of Uzbekistan on a landmark public-private partnership (PPP) transaction that will lead to the creation of a 100-megawatt solar plant in Navoi region. This project will be the first phase of a larger government initiative to generate up to 1-gigawatt of new solar energy, helping the country reduce dependence on gas and increase its share of renewable energy in the energy mix.
A working meeting was held at the Ministry of Investment and Foreign Trade on 20 March, devoted to the strict implementation of the instructions of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan to accelerate the implementation of investment projects and increase the level of development of attracted investments.
Yildirim Enerji Holding A.Ş (Turkey) will take part in the construction of a combined-cycle thermal power plant in Surkhandarya region of Uzbekistan.
Saida Yusupova, a CEO of a consulting firm from Tashkent, became a winner of the global competition for women entrepreneurs co-sponsored by the World Bank Group and UN.