On 3 December 2020, a meeting was held between the Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Economic Development and Poverty Reduction Jamshid Kochkarov and First Deputy Chairman of the Board of Sovkombank Sergey Khotimsky to discuss possible directions for financing various promising projects in Uzbekistan.
In connection with the technical work to optimize the system, on 3 December until 13-00, there were temporary disruptions in the operation of ATMs. This was reported by the press service of UzCard.
To improve the taxation of property and land plots, the Decree of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan "On further improvement of resource taxes and property tax" was adopted. The document provides for a number of innovations.
Assets of commercial banks in Uzbekistan as of 1 November 2020 made up 345.1 trillion soums, which is 26.5% more compared to the beginning of 2020, according to the data of the Central Bank.
Davr Bank become one of the first banks in Uzbekistan and in Central Asia to join the Women in Business (WiB) initiative of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD).
The Central Bank hosted a meeting with a delegation headed by the Deputy Chairman of the Rothschild & Co company Ariel Molar de Rothschild. The press service of the Central Bank reports.
Agrobank and the International Islamic Trade and Finance Corporation signed a bilateral agreement.
Sber – a Russian fintech giant that owns the biggest bank in Central and Eastern Europe and holds digital services with a monthly audience of over 100 mn – has shot a commercial video starring Leonid Kuravlyov, one of the most famous Russian actors, with 39 years taken off him. This is the first deepfake advertisement in Russia.
The total public debt of Uzbekistan at the end of 2021 is projected at US$28.4 billion (44.9% of GDP). This was reported by the Ministry of Finance of Uzbekistan in the draft publication "Budget for Citizens 2021".