Over 5,000 projects for US$8 billion to be implemented in Bukhara region
Tashkent, Uzbekistan (UzDaily.com) -- The Government of Uzbekistan plans to allocate 50 trillion soums in the next 5 years from the state budget for the socio-economic development of Bukhara region. This was reported by the press service of the President of Uzbekistan.
In the next 5 years, 280,000 jobs will be created in the region.
In Bukhara region, it is planned to implement 5,000 projects for a total amount of US$8 billion. As a result, it is planned to create 100,000 new jobs.
The project for the construction of a gas chemical complex in the Karakul region is the largest of them. The plant, worth US$2.7 billion, will process 1.3 billion cubic meters of natural gas per year and produce 770,000 tons of polymers.
It also announced plans to implement 180 projects worth US$450 million in the textile industry and 282 projects worth 10 trillion soums in the building materials industry. Wind, solar and thermal power plants will be built to supply power to these enterprises and the population.