On 20 May, the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev got acquainted with promising investment projects planned to be implemented in Tashkent city.
Tashkent hosted a meeting between Minister of Energy of the Republic of Uzbekistan Alisher Sultanov and Secretary General of the International Energy Charter Urban Rusnak.
Uzbekneftegaz, Uzkimyesanoat, Enter Engineering Pte Ltd. and Air Products company (USA) signed a quadrilateral agreement on the basic conditions for the development of the project "Creating a gas chemical complex based on the MTO technology."
The increase in gas and electricity tariffs, planned in November 2018, takes effect from 1 June 2019.
A meeting with representatives of the Swiss company Schindler, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of escalators, elevators and trailers, was held at the Tashkent city administration.
A new cement plant will be built the Kattakurgan district of Samarkand region.
Huaxin Cement Co LTD (PRC) started construction of a cement plant in Zafarabad district of Jizzakh region.
According to the Government resolution, an investment project worth US$340 million in cement production will be implemented in Kattakurgansk region. Following the project, 600 new jobs will be created.
The eighth meeting of the Uzbek-Swiss Intergovernmental Commission on Trade and Economic Cooperation was held in Tashkent on 17 May. It was attended by representatives of relevant ministries and departments, as well as more than 25 representatives of Swiss companies and banks.