On 5 September 2023, a memorandum of cooperation was signed in Tashkent with the Ministry of Digital Technologies of the Republic of Uzbekistan.
The final discussions of the mission to conduct a macro stress test as part of the technical support of the International Monetary Fund were held at the Central Bank.
A new cooperation agreement between IFC and the government of Uzbekistan is aiming to help improve the country’s legal and regulatory frameworks to attract more foreign direct investment (FDI) and help drive economic growth.
In August 2023, the consolidated CPI for the month in Uzbekistan amounted to 0.5%, by December 2022 – 3.8%. The average monthly increase in the CPI for January-August of the current year reached 0.5%.
According to the Statistical Agency, the volume of assimilated investments in fixed assets in the Republic of Uzbekistan in January-June 2023 amounted to 139.1 trillion soums. soums.
Fitch Ratings has affirmed Uzbekistan’s Long-Term Foreign-Currency (LTFC) Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at ‘BB-’ with a Stable Outlook.
From 29 August, the Central Bank of Uzbekistan has been launching the sale of commemorative coins dedicated to the 825th anniversary of the birth of Jalaliddin Manguberdi, made of gold weighing 15 and 20 grams and silver weighing 31.1 grams, the Central Bank said in a statement.
Qishloq Qurilish Bank will be transformed into a Business Development Bank. This was announced today at a meeting with entrepreneurs by the President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev.
The credit profiles of Uzbek banks are moderately resilient to near-term risks, Fitch Ratings says in a new report covering the country’s five largest banks.
Based on the decision of the Board of the Central Bank, the microfinance organization "MIKROMOLIYA TASHKILOTI POYTAXT" LLC was registered by inclusion in the register of organizations operating a microfinance organization.