Residents of Uzbekistan, foreign guests and tourists have the opportunity to withdraw funds in national currency from international Visa cards.
On 27 August 2019, the regular meeting of the Legislative Chamber of the Oliy Majlis was held. At it, deputies reviewed the results of the implementation of the State budget and the budgets of state trust funds in the first half of 2019.
Recently, cooperation between Uzbekistan and Saudi Arabia has been developing at a dynamic pace, in particular, work with financial institutions such as the Islamic Corporation for the Development of the Private Sector (ICD) and the International Islamic Trade and Finance Corporation (IITFC). By financing the above institutions, projects are being implemented in the field of construction, agriculture, infrastructure and transport.
On 26 August 2019, in Beijing (PRC), within the framework of the fifth meeting of the Uzbek-Chinese Intergovernmental Cooperation Committee, the National Bank for Foreign Economic Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan (NBU) signed a loan agreement with the State Development Bank of China (DBC) to attract a credit line in the amount of 500 million Chinese yuan.
Recently, relations between Uzbekistan and China have been developing dynamically in the spirit of strategic partnership and cooperation. Particularly noteworthy is the cooperation in attracting credit lines from Eximbank of China.
The State Development Bank of China (CDB) has repeatedly provided credit lines over the period of many years of cooperation, through which the NBU funded more than 460 small business and private entrepreneurship projects, including 6 credit lines disbursed for a total amount of US$655 million.
The State Tax Committee hosted an official opening ceremony of the Interregional State Tax Inspectorate for Large Taxpayers, which was created in accordance with the Resolution of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan “On measures for radical improvement activities of the state tax service” from 26 June 2018.
On 22 August, a meeting was held at the Central Bank of Uzbekistan with a delegation of Halyk Bank.
To ensure the solution of tasks related to the accelerated implementation of projects set by Uzbekistan’s leadership, NAPU is introducing an automated information system “Controlling and monitoring of investment projects”.