National Bank for Foreign Economic Activity of Uzbekistan (NBU) emitted 180,000 plastic cards in 2008. Overall, the bank issued 1.319 million plastic cards so far.
Ministry of Finance of Uzbekistan re-issued a license to Kafolat state joint-stock insurance company, the Uzbek insurance company said.
Microcreditbank launched 25 types of deposits for population and attracted 32 billion soums to them in 2008.
Microcreditbank allocated micro finance resources for 55.4 billion soums in 2008, of which 40.7 billion soums fell to share of micro credits and 14.7 billion soums to micro leasing.
Microcreditbank’s aggregate capital of the bank reached 132.4 billion soums in 2008, the bank said in a statement.
International Finance Corporation (IFC) organized a week-long course “Serving mortgage credits. Peculiarities of work with problem credits” for 18 teachers of banking disciplines in Uzbekistan within the project Azerbaijan and Central Asia Primary Mortgage Market Development.
Paynet, real-time payment system, registered over 35,000 policies of mandatory insurance of civil liability of vehicle owners (MIACL) from 22 December 2008 to 1 February 2009.
Balance of deposits of individuals at the Kapitalbank rose by 44.11% year-on-year in 2008, the bank said.
Insurance companies discuss about alternative ways of dispute resolution through arbitration courts at the UNDP supported seminar on 29 January in the Arbitration Development Center, Tashkent.