Uzbek President Islam Karimov signed a resolution “On measures on regulating import of consumer goods by individuals” on 1 June 2009. The agreement envisages strengthening of protection of internal consumer market.
About 200 new locally-produced passenger buses of the Isuzu brand have been put into use in the streets of Samarkand, UzA reported.
More energetic efforts by the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) in implementing joint economic and energy projects will strengthen security in Central Asia, a leading Russian expert said on Tuesday.
Russia’s Siloviye Mashiny modernized Syrdarya thermal power station, largest thermal power station in Central Asia, Uzbekenergo state joint-stock company said.
Uzjeldorpass (Uzbek Railway Passenger Transportation) of Uzbekistan Temir Yollari (Uzbekistan Railways) will launch new passenger route from Tashkent to Kyrgyzstan’s Rybachye (Issyk Kul).
US Ambassador Richard Norland met with leaders of the Navoi Region and visited factories, industrial headquarters and the new Free Industrial Economic Zone in Navoi city with an eye toward expanding business opportunities.
UAE Economy Minister HE Engineer Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansouri, will head high profile UAE delegation to Uzbekistan from 10 to 12 June, in an official visit to that central Asian country in response to an invitation from Uzbek government.
During January-April of 2009, Ukraine showed the highest decrease of the industrial production among the countries of the Commonwealth of Independent States compared to the same period of 2008 - 31.9%, declared the Intergovernmental Committee of Statistics of the CIS on 2 June.
Sumy Frunze scientific and production center, one of the world’s leading producers of equipment for the oil, gas and chemicals industries, is finishing shipping equipment for a booster compressor station at the Kokdumalak oil and gas condensate field in Uzbekistan.