Saturday, 15, December, 2018

Economy

Uzbekistan’s foreign trade turnover in January-July amounted to US$ 17.8 billion, of which exports - US$ 7.6 billion, imports - US$ 10.2 billion, recording trade deficit of US$ 2.5 billion, the Statistics Committee reported.

Bahrom Mansurov has become the deputy DG of UzAtom, the Agency for Nuclear Energy Development under the Cabinet of Ministers, the Ministry of Justice said. 

Starting from September 15, Uzbekistan Airways will launch once-a-week regular flights to Vladivostok from Tashkent, the company said.

In the first year-half, tax collections amounted to 24.2 trillion soums, a 43.1% increase to the same period last year, the Tax Committee report said.

Uzbekistan delegation led by the Minister of Foreign Trade Jamshid Khodjaev will be visiting Belarus from August 9-15, the Uzbek Foreign Ministry said.

With its moves in support of sustainable forest management in the country, Uzbekistan this week is taking another step towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goals.

GM Uzbekistan will start sales of the Chevrolet Tracker in September 2018, JSC Uzavtosanoat said a statement. President Shavkat Mirziyoyev in June 2017 familiarized himself with the new mini-crossover Chevrolet Tracker.

Uzbek Deputy PM/Chairman of JSC Uzbekneftegaz Alisher Sultanov met the President of Eastern Hemisphere at Halliburton Company - Mr. Joe Rainey, Uzbekneftegaz reported.

From August 7-9, Moscow will host the next meeting of working groups of Uzbekistan and Russia to prepare for the 19th meeting of the Intergovernmental Commission for Economic Cooperation.

Honeywell announced today that Jizzakh Petroleum JV LLC will use Honeywell UOP technologies to build a new refinery capable of processing 5 million tons per year of crude oil to produce clean-burning gasoline, diesel and jet fuel. The refinery is being built in the Jizzakh province of Eastern Uzbekistan.