The Central Bank of Uzbekistan will issue banknotes worth 50,000 soums and 100,000 soums. The new banknotes will be issued into circulation from 22 December 2021.
At the twenty-second plenary meeting of the Senate of the Oliy Majlis, the Law "On the State Budget of the Republic of Uzbekistan for 2022" was discussed.
At the twenty-second plenary meeting of the Senate of the Oliy Majlis, the report of the Cabinet of Ministers on the execution of the State budget of the Republic of Uzbekistan for nine months of 2021 was heard.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a US$162 million loan that will electrify 465 kilometers of railway line connecting major urban centers in western Uzbekistan, improving railway services and boosting trade and tourism in the region.
On 10 December, the Ministry of Finance hosted a meeting with the representatives of EY audit and consulting company.
The Presidential Decree “On additional measures to provide the population with housing through mortgage lending based on market principles” was adopted.
On 9 December 2021, the Minister of Finance Mr. Timur Ishmetov held a meeting with the IMF mission to Uzbekistan led by Mr. Ron van Rooden.
The Embassy of the Republic of Uzbekistan in Japan held negotiations with the vice president of MUFG Bank, Ltd. Hitoshi Takeuchi and MUFG Bank Ltd employee Kentaro Quick.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) today approved a US$100 million policy-based loan to help Uzbekistan undertake reforms to improve the enabling environment for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the country. The loan will finance the first subprogram of ADB’s Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises Development Program and includes the equivalent of US$20 million denominated in local currency, the Uzbekistan sum.