Sber and 500 Startups are launching the third batch of the international accelerator of IT startups. It is a program for technology entrepreneurs based on the capabilities of Sberbank, the country’s largest ecosystem, as well as the expertise and experience of 500 Startups, one of the strongest teams in the world of venture and IT business. Applications for participation can be submitted until 10 January 2021.
On 24 December 2020, the Graduate school of business and entrepreneurship under the Ministry of economic development and poverty reduction of the Republic of Uzbekistan is holding an international scientific-practical online conference on "Digital economy: development and prospects in Uzbekistan and world practice”.
The British Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Oliver Dowden has unveiled a "Strategy for diversifying the supply chain involved in the creation of 5G networks." The document is part of a broader government program to phase out the technologies of the Chinese company Huawei by 2027.
On 1 December 2014, the mobile operator Mobiuz (UMS LLC) opened the doors of its offices to its first customers. Entering the market, the company introduced unique V&D tariffs (including bundles of minutes, MB and SMS) and a whole range of convenient services. On the same day, an impressive number of subscribers connected to the operator - 19,281.
Korea international cooperation agency (KOICA) in Uzbekistan and IT Park Uzbekistan hold a mutual meeting, within the framework of conducting implementation survey of the Project “Building foundation and strengthening capabilities for sustainable growth of Uzbekistan IT Park” (in 2021-2025), the budget of the project is US$4.5 million. The funds will be allocated on grant aid basis.
Yandex Go service (formerly Yandex.Taxi) has launched the Freight tariff. The new service will come in handy when you move or if you need to bring a new sofa, building materials for repairs, equipment to the site from the store.
n 18-19 November 2020, at the Digital City Technopark (Andijan), with the support of the Ministry for the Development of Information Technologies and Communications and in cooperation with UNODC, IT Park, the Center for Support of Youth Entrepreneurship of Uzbekistan, Andijan khokimiyat region and Technopark "Digital City" held a competition "Hackaton 4 unlimited education".
In order to popularize computer technologies, programming, robotics and e-sports among young people, improve the system for training specialists in this area, training centers for digital technologies are being consistently created in our country.
On 7 December, within the framework of the Tumaris Tech project to support female technological entrepreneurship in the IT sector in Uzbekistan, the first wave of online courses in the Uzbek language will start in one of the most relevant professions of our time.
On 17 November, in the city of Qoqand, the opening of the first Huawei brand store in Uzbekistan took place. The presentation of the first fitness watch Huawei Watch Fit and wireless headphones Freebuds 3 was held within the event. A wide range of consumer goods was presented on the shelves of the new store. the company’s products: smartphones, tablets, wearable devices, routers and Huawei accessories.