Malaysia has received requests from 13 countries to train their tourism officials in the promotion and marketing of tourism products besides attracting foreign investors, said Tourism Minister Datuk Seri Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor.
The gold output of Uzbek-British gold mining joint venture (JV) Amantaytau Goldfields is expected to soar to 250,000 ounces by 2010 compared with 98,050 ounces in 2006, the UK’s Oxus Gold, which owns 50% in the venture, said in a report distributed Wednesday.
The Chinese FINEX LTD. bought 9.44% shares in Uzbekiston Pochtasi, Uzbekistan’s national postal operator, for US$1.07 million, bringing its total holding in the enterprise to 34.8% shares.
Wheels Production and Trade (WPT) of Switzerland launched own capacity on production of plate rigging for US$1.2 million on the base of EurasiaTAPO-Disk (Ferghana, Uzbekistan), Prime TASS reported quoting press service of the company.
A meeting of a special working group on customs cooperation of the member-countries of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) opened in Vladivostok, Russian Federation.
Uztransgas joint stock company, Uzbek gas transportation company, will increase its charter capital due to inclusion of interregional gas supply companies into its structure, Uzbekistan Today reported.
The Asian Development Bank [ADB] is willing to give 40m dollars for the construction of the second section of the Uzbekistan - Kazakhstan gas pipeline in Kyrgyzstan, Kyrgyz Finance Minister Akylbek Dzhaparov told a news conference following an international investment forum on 1 May.
A delegation of South Korean companies led by Kim Joon-chul, the chairman of the Korea Electrical Manufacturers Association, is on a visit in Uzbekistan, Uzbek newspaper Pravda Vostoka reported on 31 May.
Uzbekistan started to supply fresh fruit and vegetables to stores in Moscow, Russia, UzA reported.