On the morning of 17 March, the State Tax Committee (STC) recorded 1,635 appeals. Most of all, people complain about the increase in prices for potatoes (497), flour (306) and vegetable oil (63).
On 12 March, an international conference was held in Tashkent on the basis of the Training center under the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Uzbekistan on the theme: "Development of the mechanism of decentralization as a factor for increasing the stability of local budget revenues and social development of regions".
The Government resolution amended and supplemented the Regulation on the procedure for the appointment and payment of state pensions.
By a resolution of the Board of the Central Bank of the Republic of Uzbekistan from 5 March 2020, STOLICHNIY KREDIT LLC reissued the license for the right to conduct pawnshop activities in connection with a change in the mailing address.
The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors approved a US$239 million credit from the International Development Association for financing of the Water Services and Institutional Support Project in Uzbekistan.
In the Address of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan on 24 January 2020, it was noted that all sectors of the population should be involved in the fight against corruption, the best specialists should participate in this and international experience should be involved. “From eliminating the consequences of corruption, we must move on to its early warning,” said Shavkat Mirziyoyev.
On 11 March, the Central Bank held a press conference at the Information and Mass Communications Agency on the changes in legislation in the field of protecting the rights and legitimate interests of consumers of banking services, as well as measures to develop payment systems and information and communication infrastructure in banks.
On 10 March, the Corporate Center for the Retraining of Banking Specialists at the Central Bank jointly with the World Bank organized a seminar on conducting an external analysis of banks for specialists of the supervisory unit.