In accordance with the previously announced competition for a special scholarship of the Central Bank for students of higher educational institutions of the republic, 39 students were awarded this scholarship during the 2019-2020 academic year, and also got the opportunity to get acquainted with the bank’s activities through internships at the Central Bank.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) launched the second module “Crisis Management: Fundamentals of Financial Management” of the EBRD’s free online training and advisory program “Find out how ... in times of crisis” to Support Micro Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (MSMEs) faced with the economic consequences of the coronavirus pandemic.
The Uzkomnazorat State Inspectorate has repeatedly recommended that citizens do not distribute copies of passports and other documents on social networks, do not trust fake SMS messages, and do not give in to different messages in fake channels and groups in Telegram, created on behalf of well-known brands, should not be trusted by strangers who promise to transfer money to plastic cards, as well as observe security measures when disseminating personal information when buying and selling goods on the Internet.
The Central Bank, together with the Center for Statistical, Economic and Social Research and Training for Islamic Countries (SESRIC, a subsidiary body of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation), organized a five-day webinar on the topic “Islamic Finance Tools” for Central bank and a number of commercial banks.
TBC Joint-Stock Commercial Bank launched banking operations in Uzbekistan. At the initial stage, services are provided in pilot mode.
As part of the work carried out in the first half of this year in the sphere of protecting the rights of consumers of banking services, the activities of Agrobank and Khalq Bank revealed actions that violate the rights of consumers of banking services.
Users Yandex. Money can now send transfers to cards of the Uzbek payment system Uzcard. The service is useful when you need to send money to relatives in Uzbekistan or, for example, withdraw it from your electronic wallet to Uzcard.
The national system of payment cards (operator of the Mir payment system) will launch transfers from Mir cards to cards of national payment systems of Uzbekistan (Uzcard) and Kyrgyzstan (ELKART) from 29 June. The technology is another stage of the project to create a single retail payment space of the CIS countries.
The Cabinet of Ministers adopted the resolution “On Amending and Adding to Some Decisions of the Government of the Republic of Uzbekistan”.