The UzAlert search unit began cooperating with the Yandex Go service. Drivers regularly receive messages on missing people in their application, which volunteers are looking for in Tashkent. If the driver sees a similar person, he can quickly contact the search party.
On 31 May, a delegation of Uzbekistan headed by the Minister for Development of Information Technologies and Communications Shukhrat Sadikov left for Minsk to participate in the XXVII International Information and Communication Technologies "TIBO-2021", which will be held in the capital of Belarus on 1-4 June.
Social networks VKontakte, Twitter and WeChat process personal data of citizens of Uzbekistan in violation of Article 27-1 of the Law on Personal Data. This was stated by the inspectorate "Uzkomnazorat".
The Uzkomnazorat State Inspection issued an order regarding the use of the preposition “up to” in messages about Internet speed when providing tariff plans and services.
The Antimonopoly Committee of Uzbekistan hosted a meeting with a delegation headed by the executive director of the VEON group of companies and the Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Unitel LLC Kaan Terzioglu.
On 26 May 2021, a meeting was held between the First Deputy Chairman of the Senate of the Oliy Majlis Sodiq Safoev with representatives of the VEON group of companies, VimpelCom PJSC, Unitel LLC.
On 27 May, a meeting with a delegation from Kazakhstan headed by First Vice Minister of Digital Development, Innovation and Aerospace Industry of the Republic of Kazakhstan Anuar Akhmetzhanov was held at the Tashkent city khokimiyat.
Over the past 12 months, the pandemic has become a new challenge for many areas, including the telecom industry in our country. However, despite all the difficulties during the period of quarantine, Beeline Uzbekistan shouldered the part of the social burden to ensure the continuity of life and business. This way, company made the cost of traffic for socially significant resources free, increased the volume of traffic in packages, introduced free calls in a number of tariffs and in roaming, launched stimulating promotions and offered various discounts and bonuses. Company did not stop the development of network coverage and the launch of new base stations, not for a single day, continuing to invest funds and efforts in infrastructure, new communication facilities and equipment, working on the implementation of new ideas and activities.
In January-March 2021, the mobile operator Mobiuz refarmed over 700 base stations in Uzbekistan, using free frequencies of the GSM network for the needs of 4G LTE. This was reported by the press service of the company.
After almost a year-long virtual run, the Seedstars World Competition 2020/21 announced this year’s Global Winner, Malaysian FinTech startup Finology, a startup that enables seamless access to financial products via the use of proprietary technology and digital distribution channels. Finology will receive the grand prize of $500K in equity investment.