In January-June this year 419.2 million tonnes of freights were shipped by all types of transport in the Republic of Uzbekistan, which is 8.1% higher than in January-June 2006, according to the State Statistics Committee.
While foreign attention has largely focused on Central Asia`s largely untapped riches of oil and natural gas, another indigenous fuel source is largely overlooked -- coal.
Baltic Beverages Holding AB (BBH) has announced the official inauguration of its new brewery in Uzbekistan.
Malaysia Airlines Cargo Sdn Bhd (MASkargo) is in talks with Uzbekistan Airways to create a formal silk route, which will enable MASkargo to leverage on Uzbekistan Airways to fly its cargo to CIS countries and it in turn will fly Uzbekistan Airways’s cargo to Europe.
State Property Committee of Uzbekistan announced a tender to sell 100% stake in Markaziy (Central) Hotel, former Sheraton Tashkent and owned by Tashkent administration.
For 5-7 September, the first hall of the UzExpoCentre became the focus of attention of all those related to publishing, printing, advertising, labeling, and packaging. This year too, two major international exhibitions UZBEKinPRINT (printing, publishing, advertising and stationary) and UZUPACK (packaging and labeling) are sharing the show space and taking place simulateously.
The Navoiy Mining and Metallurgical Combine, the largest gold producer in central Uzbekistan, is boosting uranium production, the Uzbek Pravda Vostoka newspaper reported on 5 September.
The presidents of the Eurasian Economic Community (EurAsEC) member-states will sign in Dushanbe in early October five out of 23 documents to form the Customs Union, Russia’s Deputy Prime Minister Sergei Naryshkin told a meeting of the EurAsEC integration committee on Wednesday.