S&P Global Ratings revised its outlook on Uzbekistan-based Hamkorbank JSCB to positive from negative and affirmed its ‘B+/B’ long and short-term issuer credit ratings.
Orient Finance Bank and MayaSoft announced the launch of the first commercial solution in Uzbekistan based on Visa Tap to Phone technology - MARTA Terminal.
Starting from 1 September, instead of a child benefit under 14 years old and a child care benefit under 2 years old, a single child benefit is introduced. The corresponding decree was signed by President Shavkat Mirziyoyev.
The Central Bank of Uzbekistan organized an online meeting on the implementation of the project "Implementation of financial education in educational institutions".
By the decree of the Board of the Central Bank, the limited liability company "CENTRAL CAPITAL CREDIT MIKROKREDIT TASHKILOTI" was issued a license to carry out the activities of a microcredit organization.
On 9 August 2021, First Deputy Minister of Economic Development and Poverty Reduction Ilhom Norkulov and Deputy Minister of Finance Odilbek Isakov held a videoconference with the French Development Agency Project Manager Come Dechery.
The Central Banks of Uzbekistan and South Korea signed an Agreement on personnel training. This was reported by the press service of the Central Bank of Uzbekistan.
The volume of official reserves of Uzbekistan as of 1 August 2021 exceeded US$35.11 billion, according to the data of the Central Bank.
On 9 August, a delegation consisting of Tracy Henderson and Seta Vandegrift, Advisors on Budget and Financial Accounting of the United States Treasury, visited the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Uzbekistan and during the visit, a meeting was held to discuss the status of the project, which is being implemented under the technical assistance provided by the US Treasury, the prospects for future cooperation and the possibility of analyzing the financial impact.