GM Uzbekistan, an Uzbek car maker, launched a production of re-styled Nexia. The new version will have different front and rear bumpers, lightning elements, interior and control devices. It also now has modified engine of Chevrolet Lacetti.
The government of Uzbekistan and China National Chemical Engineering Group Corp. have signed a US$45 million contract for building water mains in the Fergana and Andizhan regions, a government source told Interfax.
Oxus Gold Plc. said it sees significant upside potential for extended life and increased reserves after a feasibility study over the underground sulphide project at the 50 percent-owned owned Amantaytau Goldfields joint venture in Uzbekistan.
The Uzbek-Lithuanian intergovernmental commission for trade and economic cooperation held a session in Tashkent on 19 June.
Uzbekistan offers Belarus to set up joint ventures in farm engineering, cattle breeding and pharmaceutics, Nodirkhon Khanov, Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Uzbekistan - head of the construction sector, industry, construction material, housing and municipal services and transport, said at a session of the joint Belarus-Uzbek commission for bilateral cooperation.
The petroleum ministry of India is planning a conclave of top energy officials and honchos of oil companies from Central Asian countries and Russia, the biggest crude producer outside the Opec cartel, in November.
UNDP supported the seminar on development of arbitration and mediation system in Uzbekistan for business and judicial representatives of Kashkadarya region.
On 18 June 2008, Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Karim Massimov met a delegation of the heads of the CIS Commerce and Industry Chambers, headed by CIS Executive Secretary Sergey Lebedev, Kazinform reported.
"Black Sea and Central Asia: Promoting Work and Well-Being" is the first Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) Development Centre Perspective to be published by the 30-nation OECD on the region.