The volume of agricultural, forestry and fisheries production in Uzbekistan in 2021 made up 317.8 trillion soums, an increase of 4.0 percent compared to the corresponding period of last year.
The Action Plan of the Commission of the Republic of Uzbekistan on Ensuring Gender Equality, aimed at further developing a system of support for women, ensuring their active participation in society, envisages the organization and holding of the Week "100 Women Inventors" in 2022 region".
As part of the agreements reached to increase labor productivity and develop cooperation in the field of energy audit and energy saving between the Ministry of Economic Development and Poverty Reduction and the Center for Energy Saving Technologies of the Republic of Tatarstan, on January 20-21 this year, a delegation of the Republic of Tatarstan headed by the Director of the Center Marat Akhmerov visited Uzbekistan.
On 20 January, Deputy Prime Minister - Minister of Economic Development and Poverty Reduction Jamshid Kuchkarov held a meeting with the member of the board of directors of the French company Rothschild & Cie Ms. Arielle Malard de Rothschild.
President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev made decisions to accelerate the processes of reforming and transforming the oil and gas sector, there are interruptions in ensuring the fulfillment of these tasks in certain sections of the system, and for this there was a need for personnel changes.
In January-December 2021, the foreign trade turnover (FTT) of Uzbekistan reached US$42.1 billion, which, compared to the same period in 2020, increased by US$5.8 billion (an increase of 16.0%), the State Statistics Committee of Uzbekistan said.
Today, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) marked the successful completion of its five-year, regional Competitiveness, Trade, and Jobs Activity. The activity facilitated Central Asian exports and increased employment in horticulture, transport and logistics services, and tourism industries. The activity successfully increased competitiveness and expanded trade in these sectors within the region and beyond.
On 20 January, in Tashkent, the Ministry of Energy of the Republic of Uzbekistan hosted talks with a delegation of the Republic of Tatarstan headed by Deputy Prime Minister - Minister of Industry and Trade Albert Karimov.
The 4th meeting of the Intergovernmental Commission on Trade and Economic Cooperation between the Republic of Uzbekistan and the Sultanate of Oman was held in the format of a videoconference.
On 20 January, Deputy Prime Minister - Minister of Investments and Foreign Trade of the Republic of Uzbekistan Sardor Umurzakov received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Turkey to the Republic of Uzbekistan Olgan Bekar.