Ministry of Finance: Karimova’s funds for US$1.2 billion have not been transferred to the budget
Tashkent, Uzbekistan (UzDaily.com) -- Information appeared in social networks that citizen Gulnara Karimova transferred US$1.2 billion to the state.
The Ministry of Finance does not keep a family record of collected revenues. At the same time, during the last year and in the first half of the current year, revenues of the above amount were not received by the budget.
So, during the last year, revenues to the budget from property turned into income (including the sale of seized jewelry and foreign currency) amounted to 163 billion soums or US$20.2 million (at the average annual exchange rate).
During the first half of this year, revenues to the budget from property turned into income made up 99.4 billion soums or US 11.8 million (at the average exchange rate).