Turkey and Uzbekistan signed the third Joint Economic Commission (JEC) meeting protocol in Ankara on Thursday.
Exhibitions WorldFood Uzbekistan 2008 and AgroWorld Uzbekistan 2008 opened in Tashkent on 25 March. The aim of the events is to attract foreign investments in the Uzbek food industry and agricultural sector, UzA reported.
Experts of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Uzbekistan visited Moscow, capital of the Russian Federation, to familiarise with activities of the Russian Center for Assistance of Arbitration in early March.
A delegation of Socialist Republic of Vietnam led by the Deputy Ministry of Industry and Trade Le Danh Vinh will visit Uzbekistan on 27-30 March.
Uzbekistan and U.S. carmaker General Motors Corp. (GM) have launched a joint venture in this Central Asian republic as part of GM’s plans for expansion in the region, a senior GM executive said Thursday.
The International Petroleum Investment Company (IPIC) signed two MoUs today with Uzbekistan’s Oil&Gas and Chemical Companies to set up joint venture projects in the Republic of Uzbekistan, WAM reported.
Kazakh state energy company KazMunaiGas said on Tuesday its gas export prices were likely to rise by up to 70% from 2009 as part of a wider plan by Central Asian producers to charge Russia more for their supplies.
Central Asian gas producers plan to conclude gas contracts for 2009 with Gazprom within the month, a source in the Kazakh government told Interfax.