Saturday, 15, December, 2018

Economy

Turkish Tasaypi and the Uzbekistan Committee for Geology and Mineral Resources on October 25 signed an agreement for the development of two gold deposits in the Samarkand province, the committee said in a statement.

Uzbekistan plans to complete the new 500 kV Surkhon–Pol-i-Khumri transmission line construction project ahead of the schedule by December 2019, Uzbekenergo said.

Uzbek Deputy PM Sukhrob Kholmurodov speaking at the Uzbek-American business forum in Tashkent called on U.S. companies to invest in Uzbekistan’s economy.

Russian Eurocement Group commenced construction of a new US$ 160 million cement plant in Uzbekistan ўт Wednesday. The 3-million-ton capacity plant’s foundation stone was laid at the site of Akhangarancement, with the project to be completed in 2020.

UzAutoSanoat company announced it successfully conducted large-node test assembly of 28 Chevrolet Tracker cars at the Tashkent branch of GM Uzbekistan.

The construction of a Russia-design nuclear plant in Uzbekistan is estimated at about US$ 11 billion and is planned to be launched in 2028, said the aide to the Russian president Yury Ushakov.

127,420 cars were manufactured in Uzbekistan in January-September, 2018, an increase by 25.7% to the same period of 2017.

President Mirziyoyev signed the decree approving the agreement between the governments of Uzbekistan and Russia on cooperation in the design and construction of a nuclear power plant in Uzbekistan.

Uzbekistan invited the Tatarstan’s TAIF group of companies to take part in the construction of a new gas-chemical complex in Karakalpakstan.

On the occasion of the official visit to France of the President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev, Veolia signed a memorandum of understanding for the modernization of the drinking water production and distribution service and wastewater treatment in Tashkent city.