A roundtable titled Actual issues of accounting and audit in conditions of economic liberalization was held in the conference hall of the Radisson SAS Hotel on June 27, 2008.
Europe should pay more attention to Central Asia, said delegates to the summer session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) in comments on a report, which named the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) the central partner to transitional economies.
The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors today discussed a new Country Assistance Strategy (CAS) for Uzbekistan focused on basic human needs and improving living standards. The CAS is a document that details the World Bank Group’s work plan to assist client countries in achieving their development goals. The new CAS for Uzbekistan covers the period 2008-2011 and plans on contributing to the financing of 2-3 public investment projects per year, as well as support to the private sector, through the International Finance Corporation (IFC), the private sector lending arm of the World Bank Group.
A meeting of the Expert Council of the Business Forum for Fiscal Policy Improvement under the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Uzbekistan dedicated to the subject "New Tax Code of Uzbekistan: Ways for Improvement" was held in the conference hall of the Poytaxt Hotel on June 6, 2008.
A mission of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) visited the Republic of Uzbekistan from April 30 through May 16, 2008 to hold discussions with the Uzbek authorities within the framework of 2008 Article IV consultations. The mission was headed by Ms. Sena Eken, assistant director in the Middle East and Central Asia Department of the IMF.
A private school in Singapore plans to open its first overseas campus in August in the capital of Uzbekistan, backers said Tuesday.
President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov set new capital requirements for insurance companies on 21 May with his resolution “On additional measures to further reform and develop the insurance services market”.
Russian insurer Ingosstrakh has allocated over US$240 million for acquisitions in Russia and the CIS to 2010, Ingosstrakh General Director Alexander Grigoryev told the press Wednesday, Interfax reported.