The US State Treasury delegation headed by Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Technical Assistance Policy Larry Macdonald visited the State Tax Committee.
Fitch Ratings has affirmed the Long-Term Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) of Uzbek Industrial and Construction Bank (UPSB), Joint Stock Commercial Bank Asaka (Asaka), OJSC Agrobank (Agro) and Microcreditbank (MCB) at ‘BB-’. The Outlook on all four banks is Stable. A full list of rating actions is at the end of this rating action commentary.
On 12 June, a meeting was held with the delegation of the US Treasury headed by Larry MacDonald, Deputy Assistant US Treasury for Technical Assistance Policy, at the Central Bank of Uzbekistan, during which issues of expanding cooperation in financial sector reform were discussed.
New heads of State Tax Inspectorate (STI) were appointed in Mirzo-Ulugbek, Yunusabad, Sergeli, Bektemir and Shayhantahur districts of Tashkent.
Raiffeisenbank and its head structure Raiffeisen Bank International (RBI) will hold a Banking Summit in Tashkent on 26 June.
On 12 June, the Deputy Finance Minister held a meeting at the Ministry of Finance with the economic adviser to the US government, a professor at the universities of South Carolina and Chicago, Arthur Laffer.
From 10 to 13 June 2019, a delegation of the Bank of Russia is in the Central Bank of the Republic of Uzbekistan
An open dialogue was held at the Agency of Information and Mass Communications with the participation of Mubin Mirzaev, the first deputy chairman of the State Tax Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan, and other responsible employees of the State Tax Committee on the topic “Explaining the essence and content of tax reform innovations.