According to preliminary data, in January-June 2021, the total aggregate income of the population of Uzbekistan reached 230.9 trillion soums, the State Statistics Committee of Uzbekistan said.
For to achieve the forecasted inflation parameters by the end of this year and maintain the balance between economic activity in the face of inflationary pressures and the aggravated pandemic situation, the Central Bank has left the policy rate unchanged at 14% and expanded the interest rate corridor to +/- 2 percentage points.
The Board of the Central Bank of the Republic of Uzbekistan decided to keep the basic rate unchanged at 14.0% per annum.
According to the State Committee on Statistics, in January-June 2021, market services in the amount of 127.69 trillion soums were provided in Uzbekistan. The nominal volume of market services increased by 28.86 trillion soums. Compared to the same period of last year, the growth rate was 18.3%.
The Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Uzbekistan continues to actively cooperate with the Treasury of the Russian Federation in improving the system of state regulation of auditing activities. Every year new prospects are achieved, contributing to the expansion of the Uzbek-Russian partnership in the development of the audit services market.
On 27 July, the Central Bank of Uzbekistan held a training seminar on the ZOOM platform in order to highlight the essence and significance of the "national strategy for increasing the availability of financial services for 2021-2023."
In accordance with the order of the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Uzbekistan No. 145 – ls, Sarvarbek Akhmedov was appointed director of the Capital Market Development Department of the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Uzbekistan.
A delegation of the National Tax Service of the Republic of Korea is on an official visit to Uzbekistan.
In January - June 2021, the average monthly nominal accrued wages of employees of enterprises and organizations with the status of legal entities, excluding small businesses and agriculture (hereinafter referred to as average monthly wages) varied from one type of economic activity to another. Average monthly salary includes allowances, remuneration, incentive payments, compensation payments and remuneration for unworked time, as well as income tax withheld from individuals and contributions to the trade union fund.