Tuesday, 21, August, 2018

Economy

President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan received Deputy Prime Minister of Uzbekistan, Rustam Sodikovich Azimov at Beylerbeyi Palace.

As reported earlier, the President of Uzbekistan, Shavkat Mirziyoyev on February 24 arrived in Kashkadarya province.

The Head of State during his visit to Kashkadarya province familiarized with the project "Organization of production of gas-to-liquid (GTL) from purified methane of Shurtan Gas and Chemical Complex" (Uzbekistan GTL).

Over 70% of promising fields of solid minerals in Uzbekistan are currently not being developed. To this end a draft Presidential decree, published on the portal for discussion, is aimed at attracting foreign investment for exploration and development of fields of strategic minerals.

The construction of two 450 MW combined cycle power plants (CCPP) are to be completed at Talimarjan thermal power plant in Kashkadarya province.

On February 13, at the Oliy Majlis the Deputy Chairman of the Senate, Sodiq Safoev met with the Deputy Director General of the Central and West Asia Department of the Asian Development Bank, Hong Wei.

Uzbekistan has abolished the 40% excise duty on imports of trucks manufactured in Belarus. This has been provided for by the President Shavkat Mirziyoyev's Feb. 8 Decree.

At the Ministry of Foreign Economic Relations, Investments and Trade were held talks with the President of the Chamber of Deputies of the Czech Republic, Jan Hamáček.

President of Vietnam Tran Dai Quang urged Vietnam and Uzbekistan to fully tap their cooperation potential in various fields while receiving Uzbekistan’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Agriculture and Water Resources, Mirzaev Zoyir in Hanoi on February 9, Nhan Dan reported.

At the Uzbek Competition Committee was held the meeting of the committee's senior executives with the officials of McKinsey & Co., a consulting company, headed by David Fine.