Bukhara region registered 11.1% growth of regional gross domestic product (GDP) in the first quarter of 2007, a session of Bukhara regional deputies’ council said.
A sub-regional training course on statistics for MDG indicators for the countries in transition in Central Asia and Caucuses kicked off in Tehran on Saturday.
The government of Japan will support Business Advisory Service (BAS) Programme in Uzbekistan. The presentation dedicated to opening of the Japanese finance to the programme will be held on 3 May.
A roundtable entitled “Draft Customs Code in new edition: consideration of prepared draft law and determination of its further discussion” was held at Hotel Dedeman Silk Road Tashkent on 19 April.
An Uzbek-Lithuanian Business Forum was held on 20 April in Tashkent directed to boost trade-economic relations between Uzbekistan and Lithuania.
Uzbek-Egyptian Business Forum took place in Cairo within the framework of the visit of the Uzbek President to Egypt on 17-19 April. The business forum was logic continuation of negotiations of officials of two states.
Uzbekistan’s average annual GDP growth in 2007-08 is expected to be higher than in 2006, the UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP) said in its survey presented on 18 April.
ITE Uzbekistan, exhibition and conference organizer, will organize large-scale medical project of the country “Health Care Week in Uzbekistan - TIHE 2007”.
Asia-Pacific countries are set to grow by over 7% this year, although the region will face several economic challenges, primarily the management of exchange rates, the United Nations says on 18 April in its annual regional economic review.