Thursday, 20, June, 2019

Economy

The new hydropower plant was built on the Tuyabogiz reservoir in the Uratchirchik district of the Tashkent province. The project, developed by JSC Hydroproject, was launched in July 2017, Xalq So’zi newspaper reported.

Uzbek Ambassador Nabijon Kasimov yesterday met with the Minister of Industry and Trade of the Czech Republic Marta Novakova in Prague, the Uzbekistan Foreign Ministry said.

Uzatom agency and the French Assystem will consider the possibility of creating an engineering JV, the Ministry of Energy said.

According to the March 18 amendments and addenda to the government decisions, the government will stop regulating the prices of two items, the Justice Ministry said.

Last year's trade turnover between the Central Asian countries topped US$ 12.2 billion, a 35% increase compared to 2017, Uzbek Deputy PM in charge of investments and foreign economic relations, Elyor Ganiyev announced at the first Central Asian Economic Forum on Friday in Tashkent.

Uzbekistan has suspended the Jizzakh refinery project, the deputy director of Neftegazinvest Husniddin Turayev said.

The Uzbek Minister of Energy Alisher Sultanov hosted the President of Air Products Corporation (USA), Mr. Seifi Ghasemi, the Ministry said.

Epsilon Development Company (USA) obtained the first gas influx from Talimarjan field, which is part of the Kultak-Kamashi investment block (Karshi district, Kashkadarya province), the company said in a statement.

Uzbekistan-Netherlands agribusiness forum and B2B meeting businesses of the two countries was co-organized on tuesday by the Uzbek Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Ministry of Agriculture.

President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev during his Navoi province trip visited Navoiazot joint stock company Tuesday.