In 2017, the aggregate capital of commercial banks in Uzbekistan increased 2.3 times and reached 20.7 trillion soums. This was reported during the session of the Senate of the Oliy Majlis of Uzbekistan.
The number of able-bodied citizens in Uzbekistan is more than 13 million people, but only a part of them pay income tax. This was stated by First Deputy Chairman of the State Tax Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan Behzod Musayev.
S&P Global Ratings had raised its long-term issuer credit rating on Uzbekistan-based Turon Bank to ‘B’ from ‘B-’. The outlook is stable. At the same time, the agency affirmed our ‘B’ short-term issuer credit rating on the bank.
The signing of the agreement "On financial cooperation between the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany and the Government of the Republic of Uzbekistan for the period 2017 - 2018" for the amount of 12.3 million euro was held on 28 March 2018 in the National Bank of the Republic of Uzbekistan.