The management of Uzbekinvest national export-import insurance company met with the Director of International Business Department of NCS Pte Ltd of Singapore (insurance, healthcare) Lau Ting Sek on 24 September.
Zoda Kredit Plus limited liability company has got license to provide pawnshop services in accordance with the Article 17 of the Law "On the Central Bank of the Republic of Uzbekistan".
The Cabinet of Ministers of Uzbekistan considered the macroeconomic forecast, the concept of tax and budget policy and the draft state budget for 2008 on 26 September. Prime Minister Shavkat Mirziyoyev conducted the Cabinet session, UzA reported.
Uzbek banks have been exempted from the customs payments on the plastic cards, payment terminals, software, automated teller machines, information self-service kiosks, and other equipment and materials used in servicing of payments made by means of plastic cards, imported by commercial banks and the Common General Republican Processing Centre.
An expanded meeting of the Republican Commission for Monetary-Credit Policy of Uzbekistan was held at the Central Bank.
On 19 September, the Legislative Chamber of Oliy Majlis of the Republic of Uzbekistan held a meeting on the legal framework for and the conception of documents on integration of the mandatory insurance of auto-civil liability (MIACL) of the vehicle owners into practice in Uzbekistan.
A roundtable meeting on "Improvement of the institutional system for export promotion: possibilities and prospects of establishing Eximbank in Uzbekistan" was held on 19 September at Grand Orzu Hotel in Tashkent.
The National Bank of Uzbekistan for Foreign Economic Activity (NBU) and the Russian Bank for Development and Foreign Economic Activity signed an agreement on long-term economic cooperation and strategic partnership.
UNDP’s project “Public Finance Reform in Uzbekistan” has been continuously supporting the initiatives, focused on promotion of interests and protection of rights of businessmen, auditors and accountants, as well as making substantial contribution to the market reforms development in Uzbekistan by actively participating in this process and assisting the development of tax counseling in Uzbekistan.