Karakalpakstan registered 12% growth regional gross domestic product in January-March 2007, a session of deputies’ council of Karakalpakstan said.
Yatro-invest, an Uzbek-Russian joint venture, opened in Samarkand, UzA reported. The report said it is specializing on production of roofing slates.
Uzbekistan announced a tender to sell 57.67% share in Jizzakhplastmassa joint stock company, producer of polyethylene film, polyethylene tubing and plastic consumer goods.
Russia’s largest crude producer LUKoil plans to become the country’s second-largest gas producer, the company vice president said at a 2006 company reporting presentation Tuesday.
“Health Care Week in Uzbekistan - TIHE 2007”, large scale medical project, opened in Tashkent on 24 April.
Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Uzbekistan in cooperation with Polish Agency on Development of Entrepreneurship and Uzbek Embassy in Warsaw will organize a trade-economic mission of Uzbek business to Poland on 2-9 September 2007.
A business forum of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Uzbekistan held a meeting to discuss creation of Uzbekistan Exporters’ Association and promotion of exports of local companies on 24 April.
SamAuto, Uzbek producer of buses and lorries, supplied first 100 buses to Samarkand transportation companies.