Slovak Economy Ministry State Secretary Pavol Kristof and Elyor Ganiev, Deputy Prime Minister of Uzbekistan and Minister of Foreign Economic Relations, Investment and Trade, signed a memorandum on cooperation on Monday, 13 July.
In Tashkent, representatives of the Uzbek Chamber of Commerce and Industry, small businesses and private enterprise have met a delegation of South Korean companies that have arrived in Uzbekistan.
The Uzbek technology transfer agency is implementing a programme for decentralized electrification of rural areas of Uzbekistan, thanks to which solar batteries are being provided for rural medical establishments, schools and farms.
China inex invest started production of concrete plates and beams in Karshi, Kashkadarya region, local newspaper reported.
Asia Trans Gas, an Uzbek-Chinese joint venture, will complete construction of first line of Uzbekistan-China gas pipeline in December, which will be used to transit Turkmen gas to China through Uzbekistan.
Sunatulla Bekenov was appointed as the Minister of Economy of Uzbekistan. Bekenov replaced Batir Khodjaev in the post, gazeta.uz reported.
Kazakhstan finished building on Friday its segment of a pan-Central Asian gas pipeline designed to link the region’s vast gas reserves with energy-hungry China.
First deputy chairman of Ivanova region’s government and head of the Complex on economic development Pavel Konkov held negotiations with the representatives of O’zmarkazimpeks state joint-stock foreign trade company. The sides considered cotton supply from Uzbekistan to the Russian region.