The volume of transit cargo (by road and rail) transported through the territory of the Republic of Uzbekistan in January-December 2022 amounted to 9.19 million tons, according to the Statistical Agency.
President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev, at the invitation of the President of the Kyrgyz Republic Sadir Japarov, is on a state visit to this country on 26-27 January. Before the high-level meetings, a business forum "Kyrgyzstan-Uzbekistan" was held with the participation of representatives of the business circles of the two countries. As part of the delegation of ministries and departments of our country, the leadership of the Uzcharmsanoat Association also took part in it.
Yesterday, on 25 January, President Shavkat Mirziyoyev held a video conference on measures to reduce poverty and ensure employment of the population, as well as creating additional conditions for the development of small businesses.
Uzbek Energy Minister Jurabek Mirzamakhmudov commented on the roadmap drawn up with Russia on gas imports:
A Presidential resolution “On additional measures to support family business development programs” was adopted.
Since the beginning of the year, the average rental price in Tashkent has increased by 34.6%. In the capital, the price growth in the secondary residential real estate market in December 2022 amounted to 1.1%.
The Uzbek model for the development of the textile industry is increasingly gaining popularity among the CIS countries. In particular, Uzbek entrepreneurs are actively invited to neighboring countries to implement joint projects.
Today, following the results of the business forum "Kyrgyzstan - Uzbekistan", a solid package of agreements was signed totaling more than US$1.6 billion in the chemical, electrical, automotive, textile industries, agriculture, production of building materials, leather goods and other areas.
Changes in legislation on tax for the use of subsoil are discussed at the Tax Committee with participation of the experts from the International Monetary Fund, specialists from the tax and financial sectors, the geological and mining industries, as well as Uzbekneftegaz.
On 25 January, on the eve of the state visit of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev to the Kyrgyz Republic, a business forum "Kyrgyzstan - Uzbekistan" was held in Bishkek. Members of governments, heads of relevant ministries, departments, industry associations, regional administrations, as well as more than 350 representatives of business circles of the two countries took part in its work.