Localization level of auto industry reached 60% now and the process is continuing, financial analyst of AFS-Research Vyacheslav Luchkin told journalists, REGNUM News reported.
Ms Anita Nirody, UNDP Resident Representative, and Ambassador of State Israel in Uzbekistan HE Mr. Hillel Newman, visited pilot livestock farms “Khojakent”, “Abulkasim O’g’illari” and “Yulduz” supported by “Sustainable Development of the Livestock Sector in Uzbekistan” project, implemented Jointly by UNDP, the Ministry of Agriculture and Water Resources and Israeli Agency for International Cooperation - MASHAV.
China’s trade turnover with Uzbekistan reached US$186.108 million in March 2009, the General Administration of Customs of China said.
The Veolia Water (France) international company made a proposal to implement an investment project, which stipulates the management and upgrade of the drinking water supply and sewerage systems in the largest cities of Uzbekistan - Tashkent and Samarqand.
Uzbekistan Airways national airline carried out first freight flight from Navoi to Delhi, UzA reported. The report said the flight was carried out with use of A-300 freight aircraft, which was leased by Korean Air.
Average agricultural production in the Commonwealth of Independent States increased by 3% year-on-year in the first quarter of 2009, the CIS Interstate Statistical Committee reported.
Tashshahartranshizmat Association and EvoBus GmbH signed an agreement on supply of 200 Mercedes-Benz Conecto Low Floor buses to Tahskent, capital of Uzbekistan, till the end of 2009.
Israeli experts in the field of agriculture gave a seminar on sustainable development of cattle breading within the framework of the joint project UNDP - Mashav - Ministry of Agriculture and Water Management of Uzbekistan.
The 35th meeting of the CIS Electric Power Council took place in Baku, bringing together representatives of the relevant bodies of Azerbaijan, Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Ukraine and Moldova, as well as a delegation from Iran.