Sunday, 12, July, 2020

Economy

Rosatom considers it possible to enter into the nuclear power plant deal with Uzbekistan in June 2020, to make it to coincide with the Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev’s visit to Russia, the head of Rosatom State Corporation, Alexei Likhachev reportedly told on the sidelines of the forum of cities of nuclear industry.

The President’s draft Additional measures to reduce the state's share in the economy decree was posted for public discussion.

On February 26, the Special Representative of the President of Uzbekistan for Afghanistan, Ismatulla Irgashev met with the Acting Minister of Transport and Head of the Afghan Railway Authority, Mohammed Yama Shams, the Uzbek Foreign Ministry said.

On February 26, President Shavkat Mirziyoyev chaired a government meeting on reforming the state-owned Navoi Mining and Metallurgical Complex (NMMC), the presidential press service said.

The State Asset Management Agency published a draft presidential decree for public input, which proposed to reform 13 large companies in which the government holds the controlling stake.

Urgench, Khorezm province hosted the second inter provinces forum on the theme “Cooperation of provincial business in the field of agricultural cooperation, industry and tourism” between Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan.

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev instructed to set up a chemistry research institute together with South Korea and improve the education system at the Tashkent Institute of Chemical Technology, the presidential press service said.

The State Statistics Committee reported on the production volume of certain types of goods by large industrial enterprises in January 2020.

Uztransgaz and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) have begun drafting the Gas Master Plan (GMP), which provides for the establishment of a Central Asian gas hub in Uzbekistan, the Ministry of Energy said in a statement.

Today in Ankara’s JW MARRIOT Hotel, the Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoev, as part of his trip to Turkey, met with the officials of the Association of Chambers of Commerce and Exchange of Turkey, the Turkish Agency for Cooperation and Coordination (TIKA), Gebze industrial zone as well as the senior executives of Ziraat Bank, Zorlu Holding, Coşkunöz Holding, Eczacıbaşı, Baikar, Dunyagöz, Kanymed Saglık, Bau Global and Havelsan.