The World Bank Board of Directors today approved a US$78 million loan for the Kazakhstan Alma Electricity Transmission Project to the Republic of Kazakhstan to improve the reliability and quality of electricity supply to consumers in the Almaty region.
As of 1 October 2010, the number of registered legal persons was 506,500 units, 470,800 of them (93% of total registered enterprises) were operating in Uzbekistan, according to the data of the Uniform State Business Register.
Gross domestic product (GDP) of Uzbekistan made up 40.412 trillion soums in January-September 2010, or grew by 8.3% year-on-year, the report of the State Statistics Committee of Uzbekistan said.
Uzbekistan Temir Yollari state joint railway company completed construction of Hairatan-Mazar-e-Sharif railroad (Afghanistan) with the cost of US$129 million.
The volume of gross domestic product (GDP) of Uzbekistan made up 40.412 trillion soums in January-September 2010 in line with preliminary data, the State Statistics Committee of Uzbekistan said.
Foreign trade turnover of Uzbekistan made up US$15.507 billion in January-September 2010 (+0.2% year-on-year), the State Statistics Committee of Uzbekistan said. At the same time, trade turnover of Uzbekistan with the CIS states comprised US$6.481 billion and other states – US$9.027 billion.
Yaygiyol yog’-moy open joint stock company with foreign investments is issuing additional shares for 1.432 billion soums.
Uzbekistan and Bangladesh will form a joint commission on trade in order to expand commerce between two countries.
A delegation of Uzbekistan led by Deputy Prime Minister of Uzbekistan Elyor Ganiev and Foreign Affairs Ministry Vladimir Norov participated at the ninth ministerial meeting of the Asian Cooperation Dialogue titled “On the way to Asian solidarity and integration: promotion, prosperity and stability”, which was held in Tehran on 8-9 November.