An Uzbek-Lithuanian Business Forum was held on 20 April in Tashkent directed to boost trade-economic relations between Uzbekistan and Lithuania.
Uzbekistan’s average annual GDP growth in 2007-08 is expected to be higher than in 2006, the UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP) said in its survey presented on 18 April.
ITE Uzbekistan, exhibition and conference organizer, will organize large-scale medical project of the country “Health Care Week in Uzbekistan - TIHE 2007”.
Asia-Pacific countries are set to grow by over 7% this year, although the region will face several economic challenges, primarily the management of exchange rates, the United Nations says on 18 April in its annual regional economic review.
Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Uzbekistan is organizing a visit of Ukrainian businesses to Uzbekistan on 25-26 April.
The Union Minister of Textiles of India Shri Shankersinh Vaghela visited Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan with high level delegation.
Afghanistan is planning to purchase electricity from neighbouring Uzbekistan and Tajikistan and the country started to construct electricity network in direction to these countries, Itar-Tass reported quoting Afghan official.
Top Asian oil refiner Sinopec Corp. has decided not to proceed with an energy project in Uzbekistan, an Uzbek government source said.