On 23 June 2022, the First Deputy Chairman of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry I. Jasimov met with a member of the House of Lords of Great Britain, as well as a representative of the Bikal A. Carlyle, at the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Uzbekistan.
According to the Department of Statistics of Tashkent, in January-April 2022, the retail trade turnover amounted to 20.01 tillion soums and increased by 10.5% compared to the same period in 2021.
The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV consultation with the Republic of Uzbekistan.
On 21 June, a solemn ceremony was held to mark the meeting of the first passenger train in the last 30 years in the direction of Dushanbe - Tashkent. It should be underlined that passenger transportation by rail between Uzbekistan and Tajikistan was suspended in the early 1990s.
A meeting was held at the Uzcharmsanoat Association with a representative of Kazan Synthetic Rubber Plant OJSC. The main topic of discussion is the establishment of cooperation relations, the search for new areas of interaction.
On 21 June 2022, Geneva hosted the 5th meeting of the Working Group on Uzbekistan’s accession to the World Trade Organization (WTO).
In the first five months of this year (from January to May inclusive), 126,246 vehicles were produced at the plants of UzAuto Motors JSC.
The Russian airline Utair has launched a new Moscow-Samarkand flight. The airline also increased the number of flights from the Russian capital to Bukhara up to 3 times a week and continues daily flights from the capital to Tashkent.
In order to attract Japanese private companies to the implementation of joint projects for the production of branded sportswear and footwear in Uzbekistan, the Embassy of the Republic of Uzbekistan in Japan held talks with the general manager of MIZUNO Corporation, Hiroaki Yakushiji.