On 15-16 March, 2008 a two-day workshop on “Taxation of micro credit organizations and credit unions in accordance with revised Tax Code” was held in the conference - hall of the Rovshan hotel.
Union National Bank yesterday signed a Memorandum of Cooperation with National Bank of Uzbekistan whereby the two banks would endeavor to expand their cooperation that would help enhance strategic trade and investment ties between Uzbekistan and the United Arab Emirates with the purpose of supporting and reinforcing the economic ties between the two countries.
Emirates NBD, the largest bank in Middle East by assets, and the National Bank for Foreign Economic Activity of Uzbekistan (NBU), the largest bank in Uzbekistan, have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to explore the potential for cooperation in the field of trade finance.
National Bank of Uzbekistan for Foreign Economic Activity (NBU) and the Islamic Development Bank (IDB) signed a memorandum of understanding on the results of the negotiations on 5 March.
A roundtable dedicated to the discussion of the draft law on Mandatory Insurance of Employer’s Civil Liability was held in the conference hall of the NMSC Business Center on 5 March 2008.
The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) met on 5 March to review a report from the Managing Director on noncomplying disbursements to the Republic of Tajikistan and a breach of obligations under Article VIII, Section 5 of the IMF’s Articles of Agreement.
The EBRD is providing the micro finance fund IMON with a $1 million loan for on-lending to micro and small enterprises in Tajikistan.
The National Bank of Uzbekistan for Foreign Economic Activity (NBU) issued about 228,800 plastic cards in 2007. The bank said it emitted totally about 1.14 million plastic cards.