On 9 January, President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev held a meeting on the issues of improving the efficiency of providing public services.
In January 2019, Yandex began to show traffic jams in Uzbekistan. After 11 months, the company summed up the results of the year and found out how congestion in the capital of Uzbekistan was changing.
Uzbektelecom held a presentation on current state and perspectives of development of telecommunication networks in 2019-2020.
In accordance with the resolution of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan from 2 September 2018 “On measures to organize the activities of crypto exchanges in the Republic of Uzbekistan”, on 20 December 2019, the authorized body in the field of crypto assets circulation - The National Agency for Project Management under the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan issued the first license for the activity of crypto exchanges to the Kobea Group company (Republic of Korea).
Open Data Inception has presented a rating of 100 countries according to open data sources. Uzbekistan is in the 9th position, Uzstat agency reports. It is emphasized that the coordinator of OSCE projects in Uzbekistan and the World Bank assist the active development of open data in the Republic of Uzbekistan.
On 17 December 2019, in the city of Sejong (Republic of Korea), a signing ceremony of the Agreement between the National Agency for Project Management under the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan and the Ministry of Public Administration and Security of the Republic of Korea on the establishment of a joint Center for cooperation on e-government and digital economy.
On 15 December, the Turin Polytechnic University in Tashkent hosted the final of the Open Data Challenge 2019 open data hackathon.
A delegation of the National Agency for Project Management under the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan took part in the International Forum on Digital Economics and Blockchain Technology, which was held in Haikou (PRC) from 5 to 6 December.
Yandex has published panoramas of Uzbekistan. Panoramic car - a car with special photo equipment on the roof - visited the republic this fall. It photographed the streets and sights of Tashkent, Bukhara, Nukus, Samarkand, Khiva and Shakhrisabz, and also made a trip to Karakalpakstan: he photographed the Ustyurt plateau, salt marshes on the Aral Sea and ancient settlements on the banks of the Amu Darya. Panoramas are available on Yandex. Maps - anyone can go for a virtual walk to these places.