Projects on the construction of power plants on transborder rivers must undergo an international examination, Uzbek President Islam Karimov and President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow told a news conference in Tashkent on 25 February.
Entrepreneurs and lawyers discussed the role of arbitration courts in dispute settlement at the UNDP-supported seminars in the Chambers of Commerce and Industry (CCI) of Navoi and Bukhara regions on 25 and 26 February.
Mili-Guliston-textile, a new joint venture on production of cotton yarn, has been commissioned in Gulistan, Syrdarya region.
The EBRD expects 5% to 7 % growth in Uzbekistan in 2009. This is far higher than the latest forecast for the Bank’s region, the press release of the EBRD said.
Danish brewer Carlsberg has entered into an agreement with Grupo Modelo to extend the current business cooperation.
Uzbek President Islam Karimov and his Turkmen counterpart Gurbangulu Berdimuhammedov participated in the opening ceremony of the National Exhibition of Uzbekistan, UzA reported.
Embassy of Uzbekistan in Germany hosted a roundtable dedicated to tourism potential of Uzbekistan, Jahon news agency of the Uzbek Foreign Ministry reported.
Tashkent city’s economy grew by 18.6% and industrial output increased by 36.8% in 2008.
Gross regional product of Kashkadarya region rose by 11.7% in 2008 and industrial output increased by 18.9% in the reporting period.