Monday, 04, March, 2024

In 2020, over 1 trillion soums, or US$ 108.2 million is planned to be contributed for science from the state budget, which is by US$ 287 billion soums (US$ 30.2 million)more than in 2019. This was stipulated in the draft 2020 Citizens Budget.

Next year, 229.1 billion soums or US$ 24.1 million  will be provided the Academy of Sciences of Uzbekistan. Of these, current expenses will amount to 187.4 billion soums, investment - 41.7 billion soums. 37.8 billion soums or US$ 3.9 million will be allocated for the development of research institutes.

Recall that in November 2017, a presidential signed the Measures to further Strengthen the Infrastructure of Research Institutes and Boost Innovation for 2017-2021 Decree.

At the end of October of this year, the President of Uzbekistan signed the law “On Science and Scientific Activities”.

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