Recently, the State Tax Committee has regularly received complaints and harsh objections from business entities in connection with an increase in the monthly payment for warranty service (the so-called subscription fee) of online cash registers (online cash register machines) and virtual cash registers from the beginning of 2021.
A meeting was held at the Central Bank with a delegation of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia headed by the Minister of Investment Khalid Abdulaziz Al-Falih.
In accordance with the order of the Agency for the development of the Insurance Market under the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Uzbekistan, joint-stock company "KAPITAL SUG'URTA" issued license SF series No. 00010 from 5 January 2021 for the implementation of voluntary and compulsory insurance classes 4, 6 and 17 General insurance industry.
Amendments have been made to the law on currency regulation. Now in Uzbekistan it is allowed to peg the prices of some goods to foreign currency and conventional units.
From February 2021, entrepreneurs will be able to use Ingenico terminals operating in the HUMO system as an online cash register. This solution is primarily beneficial for micro and small businesses.
Excise duty is also imposed on gasoline, diesel fuel and gas imported for personal use.
Banking assets of Uzpromstroybank made up 49 trillion soums in 2020, loan portfolio - 39.9 trillion soums, the volume of deposits - 11.4 trillion soums and total capital - 6.7 trillion soums.
The Board of the Central Bank decided to keep the base rate unchanged at 14.0% per annum. This decision was made in order to create conditions for further reducing inflation, maintaining a positive level of real interest rates in the economy, as well as creating favorable conditions for continuing the recovery of economic activity.