GM Uzbekistan joint venture (former UzDaewoo Auto joint-stock company, Andijan region) in January-April 2008 increased its car production volume by 23.3 per cent to 61,018 units compared with the same period of 2007.
The chairman of [Russia’s gas giant] Gazprom, Aleksey Miller, today, discussed with Uzbek partners the prospects for cooperation in oil and gas sphere and the current state of affairs at the Shakhpakhty deposit [in northwestern Uzbekistan], the Russian concern’s information directorate has said.
Students of the Higher School of Business (HSB) under the Academy for State and Social Construction under the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan visited Belgium on a study tour, which took place on 8-22 May 2008. The visit was organized in cooperation with the University of Antwerp.
New spheres of cooperation should be developed through the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), particularly the sphere of energy, Russian President Dmitry Medvedev told Chinese students on 24 May.
A mission of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) visited the Republic of Uzbekistan from 30 April through 16 May 2008 to hold discussions with the Uzbek authorities within the framework of 2008 Article IV consultations. The mission was headed by Sena Eken, assistant director in the Middle East and Central Asia Department of the IMF.
The first UAE and Uzbekistan joint ministerial committee session was convened yesterday under the chairmanship of UAE Foreign Trade Minister Shaikha Lubna Al Qasimi and Uzbek First Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Rustam Azimov.
Baltika Breweries has signed a license agreement with the joint venture Sarbast Plus according to which Baltika grants to Sarbast Plus the right to produce and sell in Uzbekistan, beer made under trade marks belonging to Baltika.
Russia’s largest beer producer Baltika Breweries granted a license to Uzbekistan’s Sarbast Plus for the right to produce and sell its beer in the Central Asian country, the company’s president said on Friday.