As reported, 2 solar photoelectric power stations with a capacity of 100 MW each were put into operation in Navoi and Samarkand regions. This was reported by the press service of the Ministry of Energy.
Last week, a significant event took place - the blocking of the channel of the Lower Chatkal River in Tashkent region. According to forecasts, in three years the Nizhnechatkalskaya HPP with a capacity of 90 MW will be put into operation, capable of generating electricity eleven months a year.
An Uzbek-Russian business forum began its work in Samarkand today, on 1 December, which was attended by heads of ministries and departments, regions, industry associations and unions, as well as over 500 representatives of leading companies and corporations of the Republic of Uzbekistan and the Russian Federation.
On 30 November, as part of the visit of the Uzbek government delegation to Japan, a meeting was held with the President and CEO of Sojitz Corporation, Masayoshi Fujimoto.
An opening ceremony of a plant for the production of building materials from autoclaved aerated concrete, a project implemented by Chinese investors represented by Xinyuan Building Materials Company LLC, was held in Akhangaran district of Tashkent region.
On 30 November, as part of the stay of the Uzbek government delegation in Japan, a meeting was held with the Member of the House of Representatives from the Liberal Democratic Party of Japan and the head of the executive committee of the Parliamentary League of Friendship "Uzbekistan and Japan" Keisuke Suzuki.
On 30 November 2022, First Deputy Minister of Investments and Foreign Trade Laziz Kudratov, as part of the Uzbek government delegation headed by Director General of the Agency for Strategic Reforms Shukhrat Vafayev, who is visiting Japan, took part in a meeting with Chairman of the Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) Nobumitsu Hayashi.
In January-October 2022, Uzbekistan imported food products from 106 countries in the amount of 2.8 billion US dollars.
These days in Bangkok (Thailand), the procedure for handing over the first aircraft ATR72-600 to Silk Avia is underway. This is one of three aircraft (2019) purchased by the air carrier under an agreement with Jetcraft Commercial Limited. This was reported by the press service of Uzbekistan Airports.