On 13 April 2019, two meetings were held at the Ministry of Investment and Foreign Trade dedicated to the implementation of agreements reached between Uzbekistan and the United Arab Emirates.
According to the Government resolution No. 297, in small industrial zones in the territory of Karakalpakstan, Bukhara and Surkhandarya regions, production enterprises will be set up to manufacture particleboard and other similar products. Investors will be attracted to organize the production, the press service of the STC reported.
World Bank mission led by Senior Governance and Public Sector Specialist Alex Appiah-Koranteng visited Tashkent on 2-11 April within the framework of Uzbekistan Public Expenditure Review.
The Single Republic Processing Center informs about the rebranding of the Uzcard interbank payment system logo.
On 11 April, the National Exhibition of Financial Banking Services, Equipment and Technologies “BankExpo-2019 started in Tashkent.
President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev signed a resolution “On additional measures to ensure openness and transparency of state administration, as well as to increase the statistical potential of the country”.
TBC Bank Group PLC of Georgia has entered into an agreement to acquire a 51% stake in LLC Inspired, a leading payment platform in Uzbekistan trading under the Payme brand.
Total volume of deposits attracted by banks as of 1 April 2019 made up 71.9 trillion soums, which is 17.3% more than compared to the same period of 2018.
The State Tax Service bodies are striving to transform the sphere and create the necessary conditions for all taxpayers. In particular, work is continuing to simplify the administration of value-added tax, the press service of the STC said in a statement.