Tholons, an international consulting agency, has published a report that includes TOP-50 “digital nations” and TOP-100 “supercities”.
The COVID-19 pandemic is imposing an impact on young people’s opportunities around the world and in Uzbekistan including their chances to learn and acquire new skills that are required to professionally succeed.
Beeline’s subscriber base in Uzbekistan in the second quarter of 2020 decreased by 18% or 1.6 million customers. This was stated in the report of the VEON.
The Uzbek Republican Commodity and Raw Materials Exchange (UZEX) launched the exdoc.uz electronic document management system. This is the third large project implemented by the exchange in 2020 - in the "Year of Development of Science, Education and the Digital Economy" (the first project is the updated VYT, the second is an electronic competition and tender).
According to the study “Uzbekistan Startup Indicator 2020” conducted by the Association of Venture Investment of Uzbekistan with the support of the investment fund “Sturgeon Capital”, IT Park Uzbekistan, JSCB “Universal Bank” and the law firm “Centil Law”, startups in Uzbekistan are more focused on the development of financial, medical and educational technologies.
IT Park launched the Investment Readiness Accelerator, a unique investment attraction program for startups with the support of investor mentors, speakers from venture capital funds, business angels from all over Central Asia.
MONT has become an official distributor of Acronis solutions, an international leader in the field of cyber data protection. MONT partners in Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Mongolia, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan and Turkmenistan are now able to order Acronis solutions for backup and complex cyber protection of data. Also partners will be provided with comprehensive technical and marketing support from MONT throughout the life cycle of Acronis products.
An online meeting was held at the Ministry for the Development of Information Technologies and Communications on the implementation of projects envisaged by the Resolution of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan PP-4699 "On measures for the widespread introduction of the digital economy and electronic government" from 28 April 2020.
RVC together with the National Agency for Project Management under the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan (NAPU) held a business session for Russian technology companies that are interested in introducing their developments into the innovative infrastructure of Uzbekistan.
The Ministry for the Development of Information Technologies and Communications is carrying out comprehensive work within the framework of the measures reflected in the Decree of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan No.UP-5953 dated 2 March 2020 "On the implementation of the State Program in the Year of Science, Education and Digital economy "in accordance with the Strategy of Action in five priority areas of development of the Republic of Uzbekistan for 2017-2021.