On 16 January 2020, in the format of a video conference, negotiations were held between the Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Uzbekistan - Minister of Investments and Foreign Trade Sardor Umurzakov with the Minister of Investment of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Khalid Al-Falih.
Natural gas produced by the Shurtan Oil and Gas Production Department, the joint ventures Gissarneftegaz, LUKOIL Uzbekistan Operating Company and Epsilon DCC, will be processed at the gas processing facilities of the Shurtan headquarters and transferred to the main gas pipelines of Uztransgaz.
Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Investments and Foreign Trade of Uzbekistan Sardor Umurzakov has held virtual talks with Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance of Japan, Taro Aso, Ministry of Investments and Foreign Trade of Uzbekistan said in a statement.
One of the important conditions for the stability of the economy and an increase in the foreign exchange reserves of the state during a pandemic is the cultivation and export of domestic agricultural products to foreign markets.
The President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev signed a Law "On Amendments and Additions to Certain Legislative Acts of the Republic of Uzbekistan in connection with increased liability for illegal seizure of land plots".
As the President of Uzbekistan noted in his Address to the Oliy Majlis, “as the economic activity and incomes of the population grows, the demand for energy resources also increases.” In this regard, the Ministry of Energy is implementing projects to increase capacity, including for a stable power supply.
The Code of Administrative Responsibility has been supplemented with Article 175.
According to the State Committee on Statistics, in 2020, the number of newly created enterprises by type of economic activity (without farms and dehkan farms) will be: