A session of the Council of the heads of the governments of the member states of the Commonwealth of Independence States (CIS) was held in Dushanbe (Tajikistan) on 30 October 2015, the press service of the CIS Executive Committee said.
On 30 October 2015, the World Bank Group hosted the regional launch of Doing Business 2016: Measuring Regulatory Quality and Efficiency in Central Asia. In this year’s report, Kazakhstan, the Kyrgyz Republic, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan, implemented a total of 14 reforms in 9 of the 10 indicators included in the ease of doing business ranking.
Germany’s Bundestag adopted decision on payment of one-time compensations to the World War II prisoners from former Soviet Union.
Over 90 percent of economies in the Europe and Central Asia region implemented reforms to improve their business climate during the past year, finds the World Bank Group’s annual ease of doing business measurement.
Developing economies quickened the pace of their business reforms during the last 12 months to make it easier for local businesses to start and operate, says the World Bank Group’s annual ease of doing business measurement.
In the midst of an uncertain global economic environment, GDP growth for the Europe and Central Asia (ECA) region is expected to increase to 1.4 percent for 2015, with 1.8 percent growth projected for 2016.
The US Government blocks the plans of the South Korea to export supersonic trainers T-50 Golden Eagle to Uzbekistan, the Korean Times reported quoting source.
A new cargo train service linking Binzhou City in east China’s Shandong Province and Uzbekistan was launched Friday, 16 October, Xinhua news agency reported.
Russian may welcome invitation of the Central Asian states to participate in the Russian-Turkish project on gas supply to Southern Europe, director of the third department of CIS states of the Russian Foreign Minister Aleksandr Sternik said on Thursday.