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Education for Excellence

www.usaid.gov/
25 September 2020
Working towards an education system that produces graduates with the skills to succeed. The Government of Uzbekistan Ministry of Public Education is committed to an ambitious program of systematic and comprehensive reforms. Uzbekistan is working to create an education system that can produce graduates with the critical thinking, problem solving, and practical skills that will enable them to succeed. |read|

Uzbekistan eyes to integrate into global economic, transport and transit corridors

en.trend.az/
24 September 2020
Uzbekistan proposes to establish a Regional Center for the Development of Transport and Communications under the auspices of the United Nations, Trend reports with reference to the speech of the President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev. President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev spoke at the 75th session of the United Nations General Assembly. The General Assembly for the first time in the history of the United Nations was held in an online video conferencing due to the coronavirus pandemic. |read|

Uzbekistan leads in foreign direct investment sector

en.trend.az/
24 September 2020
Uzbekistan has significantly fewer regulatory restrictions on foreign investors' activities compared to other Central Asian countries, Trend reports with reference to uzdaily.uz. Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Investments and Foreign Trade of Uzbekistan Sardor Umurzakov took part in the regional webinar of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) on the topic "Enhancing the legal environment for entrepreneurship in Central Asian countries". |read|

Uzbekistan may begin to export beans, nuts and dried fruits to US

www.uzdaily.com/en
24 September 2020
Uzbekistan may soon start to export beans, nuts and dried fruits to the United States of America (USA). According to the US Embassy in Uzbekistan, USDA’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) concluded its evaluation of Uzbekistan’s agricultural products. The embassy said quoting APHIS Trade Director Prakesh Hebbar that USDA will issue permits to Uzbekistan to export beans, mung beans, chickpeas, almonds, walnuts, raisins, dried apricots, prunes, and dried figs to the United States. |read|

Uzbekistan 2.0 reforms making good progress

www.intellinews.com/
23 September 2020
Uzbekistan has been in a rush to put through a comprehensive package of reforms ever since President Shavkat Mirziyoyev took over in December 2016. And nearly four years on, the government is still working at top speed, but now it is starting to have something to show for all that effort. The largest and most populous country in Central Asia, Uzbekistan should have reclaimed its place as the most important country in the region that it held in the days of Emperor Tamerlane. |read|

The United States and Afghanistan Sign Renewable Energy Deal

www.usaid.gov/
23 September 2020
Kabul, Afghanistan – Today, the Afghanistan Government signed agreements with Independent Power Producers to support four renewable energy projects to increase access to reliable and affordable electricity for Afghans. The signing event was hosted by the President of the Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan Ashraf Ghani. “Congratulations to everyone who made this happen. |read|

Uzbekistan President Proposes Establishment of a Permanent UN Committee on Afghanistan

www.prnewswire.com/
23 September 2020
TASHKENT, Uzbekistan, Sept. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Shavkat Mirziyoyev, President of the Republic of Uzbekistan, today called on the United Nations General Assembly to create a Permanent UN Committee on Afghanistan to coordinate peace efforts and to facilitate a lasting political settlement in the country. In a precedent-setting move, President Mirziyoyev delivered his address to the General Assembly's opening session in Uzbek, the first time Uzbekistan's national language has been used in the UN. |read|

IMF: Economic growth in Uzbekistan to be positive due to growth in construction sector

en.trend.az/
22 September 2020
Provided the pandemic gradually abates in 2021, economic growth is expected to pick up to about five percent in 2021, Trend reports with reference to the International Monetary Fund. An International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission, led by Assistant Director in the International Monetary Fund's European Department and current mission chief for Ukraine Mr. Ron van Rooden, conducted a virtual staff visit to Uzbekistan during to discuss economic developments and policies. |read|

IMF Staff Concludes Virtual Visit to Uzbekistan

www.imf.org/external/index.htm
21 September 2020
End-of-Mission press releases include statements of IMF staff teams that convey preliminary findings after a visit to a country. The views expressed in this statement are those of the IMF staff and do not necessarily represent the views of the IMF’s Executive Board. This mission will not result in a Board discussion. |read|

Tajikistan, Uzbekistan consider ways to broaden transport cooperation

akipress.com/
21 September 2020
Minister of Transport of Tajikistan Azim Ibrohim met with the delegation of Uzbekistan led by First Deputy Minister of Transport Ilhom Mahkamov. Bilateral cooperation in transportation was in focus of discussions. The sides exchanged views on further expansion of this cooperation, the Ministry of Transport of Tajikistan said. |read|

ADB to Provide $100M for COVID-19 Response in Afghanistan

tolonews.com/
19 September 2020
ADB officials said the aid will be provided under the bank’s programs to overcome the economic impacts of COVID-19 on small and mid-size enterprises. Asian Development Bank (ADB) is working on a plan to provide $100 million to Afghanistan to overcome the financial impacts of COVID-19 on small and mid-size enterprises. According to data by the Public Health Ministry, 108,193 samples have been tested in government centers and there are 4,906 known active COVID-19 cases in the country. |read|

From Collective Trauma to Collective Healing: How to Self-Care Despite Adversity

www.youtube.com/watch?v=5ln3TQrfiU8&t=236s
13 September 2020
From Collective Trauma to Collective Healing: How to Self-Care Despite Adversity 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM EST Thursday September 10, 2020 The event is part of the series initiated by the Mental Health Task Force under the DC Mayor’s Commission on the Asian and Pacific Islanders Community Development. |read|

2020 Investment Climate Statements: Uzbekistan

www.state.gov/
10 September 2020
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY With over 34 million citizens – the largest population in Central Asia, rich reserves of natural resources, and relatively well-developed infrastructure, Uzbekistan has the potential to become one of the strongest economies in the post-Soviet area. Uzbekistan has demonstrated stable economic development in recent years, reporting 5. |read|

USAID Rehabilitates Yomonjar Canal to Improve Water Management

www.usaid.gov/
10 September 2020
September 10, 2020, Tashkent, Uzbekistan – Today, U.S. Ambassador to Uzbekistan Daniel Rosenblum, together with the Minister of Water Resources, Shavkat Khamraev, opened a virtual event in Tashkent to celebrate the renovation of the Yomonjar irrigation system in Bukhara province. |read|

Nike, Adidas plan to launch sneaker production in Uzbekistan

en.trend.az/
10 September 2020
Leather raw materials will be sent to Uzbekistan for further processing and production of finished products with high added value, Trend reports citing review.uz information and analytical portal. "There is an agreement with leading companies Nike and Adidas to enter our market. |read|

Prime Ministers of Tajikistan, Uzbekistan to discuss opening of borders, electricity and gas supplies

akipress.com/
10 September 2020
The next meeting of the Uzbek-Tajik intergovernmental commission for commercial, economic, socio-cultural cooperation is scheduled for September 28-29 in Dushanbe, Asia-Plus reported with reference to a source in the government of Tajikistan. The Prime Ministers of Tajikistan and Uzbekistan are co-chairs of the intergovernmental commission. The countries will discuss opening of the borders, which remain closed since March due to coronavirus outbreak, and resumption of flights. |read|

Uzbekistan’s state hydropower company takes $60 million ADB loan for construction of three hydropower plants

www.timesca.com/
9 September 2020
JSC Uzbekhydroenergo, Uzbekistan's state hydropower producer and developer, on September 8 announced it has signed a 25-year loan agreement, worth $60 million, with the Asian Development Bank (ADB). The loan will support implementation of Uzbekistan's ambitious national energy strategy to generate a quarter of all electricity from renewable sources by 2030, including 3.8 GW of hydro energy. |read|

Understanding what it means to ‘go home’ for Afghan refugee returnees

blogs.worldbank.org/
9 September 2020
When a 25-year old returned to Afghanistan from Pakistan five years ago, he found himself living a life of hardship. He is the sole breadwinner of his seven-member family. His life in Pakistan was different. |read|

International Investment Bank to attract investors to Uzbekistan

en.trend.az/
8 September 2020
Wood & Company International Investment Bank discussed the attraction of investors to the new emerging markets of Europe and Eurasia, as well as the issues of economic development of countries such as Bulgaria, Kazakhstan, Romania, Slovenia, Ukraine, Croatia and Uzbekistan, Trend reports with reference to Dunyo information agency. The issue was discussed by the Deputy Chairman of the Senate of Uzbekistan Sodiq Safoyev, Director of the Agency for Capital Market Development Atabek Nazirov, Acting Chairman of the Board of the investment company UzAssets Akram Mukhamatkulov and Ambassador Said Rustamov with the Wood & Company's representatives. Representatives of the Senate and the Embassy of Uzbekistan informed the participants of online meeting about the large-scale reforms carried out in Uzbekistan in recent years, primarily in the field of economic liberalization, increasing the country's investment attractiveness, expanding trade, economic and investment ties with the states of Central Asia and other regions. |read|

Foreign entrepreneurs to be entered into a single database

www.uzdaily.com/en
7 September 2020
The Cabinet of Ministers adopted a resolution “On measures to further improve the mechanisms for collecting, processing and storing information on foreign legal entities operating on the basis of a representative office, branch or permanent establishment and individuals engaged in entrepreneurial activities.” To create a single centralized information source about foreign legal entities and individuals engaged in entrepreneurial activities, as well as to ensure electronic interagency interaction in the provision of public services, the following were approved: |read|

Uzbek confectionery manufacturer to enter US market

en.trend.az/
7 September 2020
Crafers confectionery manufacturer in Uzbekistan plans to sell products in 50 US states, Trend reports referring to Crafers press release. The company chose A-Com Global Logistics of NY as its logistics partner and Eats and Treats International as its exclusive North American importer. A-Com Global Logistics of NY is a leading provider of logistics and freight forwarding services involved in bilateral trade between the US and Uzbekistan. |read|

RF - Asaka Bank

www.ebrd.com/home
7 September 2020
Location: Uzbekistan Project number: 52238 Business sector: Financial institutions Notice type: Private Environmental category: FI Approval date: |read|

Herat Rice Production Up 25% This Year: Officials

tolonews.com/index.php/
7 September 2020
Herat’s rice fields are located mostly along the Harirod river which passes through Herat’s Anjel, Woba, Guzra, and Pashtun Zarghon districts. Rice production has increased by 25 percent in Herat province and farmers are expected to harvest over 60,000 metric tons, the Herat Agriculture Department said on Monday. A number of farmers in the province have said that sufficient water and reduced pest problems are among the two key factors which have helped the farmers harvest a good crop. |read|

Afghanistan may serve as land-bridge to Indian Ocean and Persian Gulf for Uzbekistan

en.trend.az/
7 September 2020
Afghanistan is not only a market for Uzbek products, but it can also serve as a land-bridge between Central Asia and South Asia, namely connecting with India and Pakistan, a researcher at Center on International Cooperation-NYU, Said Sabir Ibrahimi told Trend in an interview. "Under President Ashraf Ghani and President Shavkat Mirziyoyev, the two countries are adamant about regional economic connectivity. As landlocked countries, they both need it," said Ibrahimi. |read|

Issue of restoring operation of Central Asian Unified Energy System under consideration OIL&GAS

en.trend.az/
4 September 2020
The issue of restoring the parallel operation of the Unified Energy System by the Tajik side with neighboring countries, namely, Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan, is being considered, the Kazakh Ministry of Energy told Trend on Sept. 4. The Unified Energy System of Central Asia was formed during the USSR period as a single energy complex of a big economic region. |read|

Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan enhance trade, economic and transport cooperation

www.uzdaily.com/en
4 September 2020
On 3 September, online talks were held between the Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Uzbekistan Sardor Umurzakov and the Deputy Prime Minister of the Kyrgyz Republic Erkin Asrandiev. The parties considered the prospects for expanding the investment, trade, transport and logistics partnership between the two states and outlined specific goals of mutually beneficial cooperation. Views were exchanged on further measures to intensify investment cooperation and deepen industrial cooperation, as a result of which the parties came to an agreement to jointly develop and approve the roadmap to enhance and deepen cooperation between Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan in industrial cooperation. |read|

Uzbekistan, US discuss issues of bilateral and regional cooperation in the field of investment and trade

www.uzdaily.com/en
3 September 2020
On 2 September 2020, Deputy Prime Minister - Minister of Investments and Foreign Trade of the Republic of Uzbekistan Sardor Umurzakov met with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Uzbekistan Daniel Rosenblum. During the meeting, the sides discussed the possibilities of expanding the economic partnership of the two countries by strengthening cooperation in the investment and trade spheres, as well as enhancing interaction within the framework of the implementation of joint initiatives of regional significance. Separately, current issues related to the activities of American companies in Uzbekistan and promising mechanisms for further cooperation in attracting large industrial groups and transnational holdings to the implementation of investment projects in the Republic were considered. |read|

U.S. Provides Ventilators to Help Uzbekistan Battle COVID-19

uz.usembassy.gov/
3 September 2020
The U.S. Government, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), has donated 200 ventilators to Uzbekistan to assist its fight against COVID-19. |read|

Uzbekistan Airways resumes regular international flights

en.trend.az/
3 September 2020
Uzbekistan Airways JSC will gradually resume flights on a regular basis to Dubai, Frankfurt, Almaty, Bishkek, Istanbul, Trend reports via Uzbekistan Airways. Flights from/to Uzbekistan on a regular basis will be resumed in the following directions: Tashkent-Dubai-Tashkent -- once a week from September 4 on Fridays |read|

Negotiations Needed: USAID Introduces Mediation in Uzbekistan

www.usaid.gov/
3 September 2020
Sayyora and Masud were a Tashkent couple undergoing a difficult divorce. Money, assets and real estate were at stake, but these concerns were second to their worries about how their children would react to the divorce. Knowing that going to court would have painful repercussions for their family, they instead turned to a professional mediator, Ms. |read|

Uzbekistan simplifies currency transactions policy

en.trend.az/
3 September 2020
A unified procedure for conducting foreign exchange transactions by unifying the norms of bylaws in the field of foreign exchange regulation will be determined, Trend reports citing Norma information and legal portal. The procedure of maintenance by commercial banks of accounts of residents and non-residents in a foreign currency will be regulated, as well as carrying out transactions for the purchase, and sale of foreign currency by economic entities in the domestic foreign exchange market. The rules will be abolished, according to which individuals were required to provide a copy of their passport to carry out a foreign exchange transaction, and the presence of a mandatory reserve of funds on the client's accounts, as well as the norms that required unnecessary spending of time and documents when carrying out foreign exchange transactions with bank clients. |read|

Multi-modal TVET delivery during COVID-19: Expanding access to continued learning in Afghanistan

blogs.worldbank.org/
2 September 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has led to an unprecedented health, economic and social shock. In Afghanistan, this has affected all facets of modern life, including shutting down education institutions across the country in mid-March. |read|

Afghanistan Signs Agreements to Construct Hospitals, Procure Medical Supplies Financed by ADB

www.adb.org/
2 September 2020
Afghanistan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani today witnessed the signing of three agreements totaling $23.95 million financed by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to construct hospitals and procure essential medical supplies to support Afghanistan’s national health system response to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic. The agreements were signed by the Acting Minister of Public Health Ahmad Jawad Osmani and representatives of the Housing Construction Corporation, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), and the World Health Organization (WHO) at a ceremony in Kabul attended by President Ghani, the First Lady of Afghanistan Rula Ghani, First Vice President Amrullah Saleh, Second Vice President Sarwar Danish, Deputy Minister of Finance and ADB Alternate Governor Abdul Habib Zadran, and other senior government officials. |read|

PDAS Thompson’s Remarks For The Embassy of Uzbekistan’s Virtual Independence Day Celebration

uz.usembassy.gov/
1 September 2020
Thank you very much, and good morning, Ambassador Vakhabov. It’s probably an understatement to say the world has changed since last year’s Independence Day celebration. Thank you, Ambassador Vakhabov, for bringing us together today, and for bringing Uzbekistan’s famous hospitality online. |read|

ADB Approves $274 Million Loan to Upgrade Roads Vital to Uzbekistan's Regional Connectivity

www.adb.org/
1 September 2020
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) today approved a $274.2 million loan to reconstruct 240 kilometers (km) of highway in the western part of Uzbekistan and improve safety at key sections of the country’s national road network to expand regional trade and road transport connectivity. “As a double-landlocked country, Uzbekistan has made regional connectivity the centerpiece of its transport policy,” said ADB Senior Transport Specialist Pawan Karki. |read|
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» 24 August 2020: Uzbekistan temporary bans procurement from foreign companies
» 24 August 2020: US donates 200 ventilators to Uzbekistan
» 21 August 2020: ADB supports modernization of Uzbekistan's electric power industry
» 21 August 2020: Pakistan Reopens Key Border Crossing With Afghanistan
» 20 August 2020: Women Entrepreneurs Finance Initiative Invests In Over 15,000 Women-Led Businesses Amidst COVID-19 Crisis
» 19 August 2020: Emergency Assistance for COVID-19 Pandemic Response
» 18 August 2020: Invitation for Bids: Western Uzbekistan Water Supply Development Project
» 17 August 2020: USAID Supports Venture Capital Development in Uzbekistan
» 14 August 2020: Five Things to Know: Trends in Road and Railway Trade Efficiency in Central Asia
» 14 August 2020: Samarkand Solar Power Plant
» 13 August 2020: Draft Law of the Republic of Uzbekistan "On Trade" submitted for public discussion
» 13 August 2020: Uzbekistan to loosen quarantine restrictions since Aug 15
» 13 August 2020: Uzbekistan, US, Afghanistan join forces to combat terrorism
» 12 August 2020: Sisters Open First Women-Run Restaurant in Bamyan City
» 12 August 2020: IFC supports private sector development in Europe and Central Asia amid unprecedented global crisis by investing $2.5 billion
» 11 August 2020: Combined-cycle power plant to be built in Syrdarya
» 11 August 2020: Republic of Uzbekistan: Assessment of Socioeconomic Impacts of COVID-19 and Institutional Strengthening for Policy Responses
» 11 August 2020: EBRD-supported BAKAD project in Kazakhstan reaches financial close
» 10 August 2020: Russia becomes main importer of Uzbek textile
» 10 August 2020: Afghan Carpet Exports Badly Hit by COVID-19 Crisis
» 10 August 2020: Iran-Afghanistan-Uzbekistan transit corridor activated
» 7 August 2020: ADB: Western Uzbekistan Water Supply System Development Project
» 6 August 2020: Strengthening Afghanistan's fight against COVID-19
» 6 August 2020: Uzbekistan to announce several tenders for tunnel construction
» 5 August 2020: COVID-19 Pandemic May Result in a Long-term Human Development Crisis in Central Asia, Warn World Bank Experts
» 4 August 2020: Afghanistan: COVID-19 Relief Effort for Afghan Communities and Households (REACH) Project
» 4 August 2020: Afghanistan: New Grants to Cushion Impact of COVID-19 on Poor Households and Protect Food Security
» 3 August 2020: USAID and INTILISH Join Forces to End Tuberculosis in Uzbekistan
» 3 August 2020: Uzbekistan: COVID-19 Emergency Response Project
» 3 August 2020: Digital Transformation of Public Procurement - Digitalising Public Procurement in Uzbekistan.
» 1 August 2020: Tashkent Power Loan: Compliance with the Industrial Emissions Directive - BAT Assessment
» 31 July 2020: Uzbekistan aims to resume cotton exports
» 31 July 2020: Afghan Exports Down 65% Due to COVID-19
» 31 July 2020: Where to view all ADB Projects in Uzbekistan
» 31 July 2020: Where to view all EBRD Projects in Uzbekistan
» 31 July 2020: EBRD and Visa form strategic partnership
» 31 July 2020: Where to view all World Bank Projects in Uzbekistan
» 31 July 2020: Where to view all IFC Projects in Europe and Central Asia
» 31 July 2020: Where to view all ADB Projects in Afghanistan
» 31 July 2020: Where to view all World Bank Projects in Afghanistan
» 31 July 2020: Where to view all IFC Projects in Afghanistan
» 29 July 2020: United States Donates $902,000 Worth of Laboratory Equipment and Supplies to Uzbekistan
» 28 July 2020: Uzbekistan begins upgrading its T-64 MBTs
» 27 July 2020: How fruit can boost economic development in Central Asia
» 23 July 2020: Uzbekistan: Power Sector Reform Program (Subprogram 1)
» 23 July 2020: Uzbekistan to extend lockdown restrictions
» 23 July 2020: Uzbekistan simplifies import of medicines, medical devices
» 23 July 2020: Uzbek bodies discuss issues related to accession to WTO
» 23 July 2020: Uzbekistan willing to boost number of joint investment projects with US in Afghanistan
» 23 July 2020: Turkmenistan obtains WTO observer status
» 23 July 2020: UNDP, ADB to strengthen medical waste management in Kazakhstan during COVID-19 pandemic
» 22 July 2020: Uzbek Ministry opens tender for procurement of supplements for food fortification
» 22 July 2020: WHO hands over humanitarian aid to Uzbekistan for more than $4 million
» 22 July 2020: IAEA mission to inspect Uzbekistan's nuclear infrastructure
» 21 July 2020: Afghan Exports to India Doubled Since 2016: ACCI
» 21 July 2020: EU launches program to combat COVID-19 in Kazakhstan and Central Asia
» 20 July 2020: USAID ready to provide multi-faceted assistance to Uzbekistan
» 20 July 2020: One region, one health: Preparing Central Asia for future pandemics
» 18 July 2020: First step taken towards developing Islamic finance in Uzbekistan
» 17 July 2020: Uzbekistan: NWP-4 Supply Of Maintenance And Repair Equipment
» 17 July 2020: Tax audit regulation adopted
» 17 July 2020: Traders upbeat over resumption of business with Afghanistan
» 16 July 2020: The Economics of Peace
» 16 July 2020: Five Charts That Illustrate COVID-19’s Impact on the Middle East and Central Asia
» 16 July 2020: The first meeting of foreign ministers “Central Asia – China” takes place
» 16 July 2020: Uzbekistan-Kyrgyzstan-China railway project expected to be the most important corridor in Belt and Road Initiative
» 15 July 2020: EU, French Development Agency support Uzbekistan in dealing with COVID-19 consequences
» 15 July 2020: World Bank Forecasts Slowdown of Afghan Economic Growth
» 14 July 2020: IMF updates forecast for Uzbekistan's economic indicators
» 14 July 2020: IMF updates forecast for Uzbekistan's economic indicators
» 14 July 2020: Turkish Airlines to resume flights to Uzbekistan
» 14 July 2020: Republican Council for Work with International Ratings and Indices holds meeting
» 13 July 2020: Uzbekistan, U.S. strengthen cooperation
» 9 July 2020: USAID Launches a New Activity to Strengthen Agribusiness Development in Uzbekistan
» 9 July 2020: EBRD increases its investments in economy of Uzbekistan
» 8 July 2020: Uzbekistan shows 'interest' in US alternative to Belt and Road project
» 8 July 2020: Joint statement by the governments of Uzbekistan and the USA on further deepening cooperation in the field of investment and infrastructure development
» 8 July 2020: Uzbekistan tightens quarantine measures
» 8 July 2020: POST COVID-19: BUILDING RESILIENCE IN CENTRAL ASIA
» 7 July 2020: Uzbekistan resumes WTO membership negotiations
» 5 July 2020: IFC and EBRD: Uzbekistan Live Webinar: Towards Renewable Energy Excellence in Uzbekistan
» 4 July 2020: President of Uzbekistan congratulates the U.S. President
» 4 July 2020: Uzbekistan, US may establish joint investment fund
» 4 July 2020: US and Canada tour operators expect resumption of travel to Uzbekistan
» 2 July 2020: EBRD supports modernisation of fertiliser plant in Uzbekistan
» 2 July 2020: New World Bank Country Manager appointed in Uzbekistan
» 2 July 2020: UPDATE: The United States Continues to Lead the Global Response to COVID-19
» 1 July 2020: Uzbekistan offers Central Asian states to consolidate transport strategies
» 1 July 2020: Khalilzad Talks Afghan Peace with Central Asian Ministers
» 1 July 2020: EBRD and Central Asia: Post-Pandemic Strategy and New Business Opportunities
» 30 June 2020: IFC Provides $12.5 Million for Modernization of Uzbek Fertilizer Plant
» 30 June 2020: The 4th meeting of the Interdepartmental Commission on work with the WTO takes place
» 30 June 2020: Secretary Michael R. Pompeo’s Participation in the Virtual C5+1 High-Level Dialogue
» 29 June 2020: Anti-Corruption Agency established in Uzbekistan
» 28 June 2020: Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad and DFC CEO Adam Boehler Travel to Pakistan, Qatar, and Uzbekistan
» 26 June 2020: EBRD and UNWTO boost tourism recovery
» 25 June 2020: ADB Provides $500 Million Loan to Mitigate Health and Economic Impacts of COVID-19 in Uzbekistan
» 25 June 2020: USAID’s workshop assesses different energy market design mechanisms applicable to Central Asian countries
» 25 June 2020: Asia EDGE holds Virtual Workshop: “Supporting Indo-Pacific Industry Engagement through Asia EDGE”
» 25 June 2020: Gender equality forms part of a better future
» 25 June 2020: ADB Provides $500 Million Loan to Mitigate Health and Economic Impacts of COVID-19 in Uzbekistan
» 24 June 2020: AIIB to support road infrastructure modernization in Uzbekistan's Bukhara region
» 24 June 2020: STC publishes a project on taxation of non-residents and control in transfer pricing
» 24 June 2020: Uzbekistan may restart regular international flights since July
» 24 June 2020: Another international university to open its doors in Tashkent
» 24 June 2020: AIIB to support road infrastructure modernization in Uzbekistan's Bukhara region
» 24 June 2020: STC publishes a project on taxation of non-residents and control in transfer pricing
» 24 June 2020: Uzbekistan may restart regular international flights since July
» 24 June 2020: Another international university to open its doors in Tashkent
» 23 June 2020: EBRD US$ 40 million loan to UzPromstroybank to support Uzbek SMEs
» 22 June 2020: Boosting Foreign Investment in Uzbekistan
» 22 June 2020: Afghanistan uses green stimulus to hire lockdown jobless, boost Kabul's water supply
» 22 June 2020: Boosting Foreign Investment in Uzbekistan
» 22 June 2020: IFC $35 Million Pre-Privatization Loan to Ipoteka-bank to Expand Lending to Uzbek SMEs
» 20 June 2020: With $9M from USAID, Charleston rug dealer empowers weavers, bolsters Afghanistan economy
» 18 June 2020: ADB, APPC sign loan for gas-fired power plant to enhance Afghanistan’s energy security
» 18 June 2020: Developing Asia to Grow Just 0.1% in 2020 — ADB
» 18 June 2020: Videoconference of the Council of Women Entrepreneurs
» 17 June 2020: IFC and Partners Sign Historic $89 million Energy Project Deal for Afghanistan
» 17 June 2020: United States and Ministry of Public Education Partner with Sesame Workshop to Help Children Understand COVID-19
» 17 June 2020: Uzbekistan introduces Open Skies mode at all airports
» 17 June 2020: Asian Development Bank to end fossil fuel financing
» 15 June 2020: COVID-19 Information: Exit and Entry Requirements and Quarantine Information
» 15 June 2020: Uzbekistan extends quarantine until Aug 1
» 13 June 2020: Uzbekistan increases trade turnover with US, Canada
» 12 June 2020: US Congress supports Jackson-Vanik amendment cancellation for Uzbekistan
» 11 June 2020: Mike Pompeo: serious steps have been taken in Uzbekistan to improve the situation with religious freedom
» 11 June 2020: Uzbekistan prepares to resume international flights
» 11 June 2020: Many EBRD economies better placed to exit lockdown than advanced, other emerging markets
» 10 June 2020: Letter of the United States President to the President of Uzbekistan
» 9 June 2020: Republic of Uzbekistan : Technical Assistance Report-External Sector Statistics Mission (October 15-26-, 2018)
» 8 June 2020: The United States Supports Uzbekistan's Efforts to Combat COVID-19
» 8 June 2020: Uzbekistan to cancel excise tax on imported cars
» 5 June 2020: Join 6 Central Asian Ambassadors on How to Create Mutually Beneficial Relations between the U.S. and Central Asia post-COVID-19
» 21 May 2020: Response by Caterpillar and Zeppelin International AG to the Flooding in the Syrdarya Region
» 21 May 2020: First ever ventilator made in Tajikistan
» 20 May 2020: Uzbekistan announces additional measures to boost local business activity
» 20 May 2020: Uzbekistan to simplify lending terms
» 20 May 2020: Kazakhstan adopts plan for economic growth recovery
» 20 May 2020: Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, China discuss joint railroad project
» 20 May 2020: Kyrgyzstan ratifies agreement on financial mechanism with ADB
» 20 May 2020: Webinar Invitation: Central Asia Through the Prism of U.S.-China Trade Relations
» 19 May 2020: Republic of Uzbekistan : Requests for Disbursement under the Rapid Credit Facility and Purchase under the Rapid Financing Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Uzbekistan
» 19 May 2020: Kyrgyzstan to remove lockdown on businesses fully from June 1
» 19 May 2020: EU, UNICEF deliver medical supplies to support Tajikistan respond to COVID-19
» 18 May 2020: IMF Executive Board Approves a US$375 Million Disbursement to the Republic of Uzbekistan to Address the Impact of the COVID-19 Crisis
» 18 May 2020: IFC Helps Ipak Yuli Bank Manage Risk, Expand Local-Currency Lending in Uzbekistan
» 18 May 2020: Afghanistan to receive over $600 million of foreign aid for COVID-19 response
» 14 May 2020: Uzbekistan allocates additional funds to support domestic business
» 14 May 2020: EBRD economies seen contracting by 3.5 per cent in 2020, 4.8 per cent rebound in 2021
» 14 May 2020: Kazakhstan continues reopening economic sectors
» 13 May 2020: First American Investment Bank enters Uzbek market
» 13 May 2020: Kazakhstan sends humanitarian aid to Tajikistan amid coronavirus battle
» 12 May 2020: ADB approves a $40 million grant for Afghanistan to fight COVID-19
» 11 May 2020: The U.S. Provides Additional Funding for Risk Communication and Infection Prevention and Control to Support Kazakhstan’s Response to COVID-19
» 8 May 2020: U.S. Government provides $100,000 to aid families hit by Sardoba dam tragedy
» 7 May 2020: World Bank Approves $400 Million to Sustain Afghanistan’s Reform Momentum, Mitigate COVID-19 Crisis
» 6 May 2020: CDC Approves $2 Million for COVID-19 Response in Uzbekistan
» 4 May 2020: Jihad Azour: Middle East, Central Asia Face Perfect Storm Amid COVID-19
» 30 April 2020: EBRD increases trade support in Uzbekistan with new limit for NBU
» 30 April 2020: CDC Approves $1.6 Million for COVID-19 Response in Kazakhstan
» 30 April 2020: EBRD, Switzerland and European Union support sustainable water utilities in Kyrgyz Republic
» 30 April 2020: PM: World Bank and ADB extended $56 million in aid to Kyrgyzstan
» 27 April 2020: DTRA Team Supports Expanded COVID-19 Testing in Uzbekistan
» 27 April 2020: Kazakh Government to develop economic rehabilitation package
» 27 April 2020: World Bank and Tajikistan Continue Dialogue on Youth Inclusion
» 25 April 2020: EU providing support to Uzbekistan's healthcare sector amid COVID-19 pandemic
» 24 April 2020: Uzbekistan to Receive World Bank Emergency Financing to Combat COVID-19
» 23 April 2020: G20 Extraordinary Agriculture Ministers Meeting
» 21 April 2020: IMF Executive Board Approves A US$220 Million Disbursement To The Islamic Republic Of Afghanistan To Address The COVID-19 Pandemic
» 21 April 2020: Coca-Cola's response to COVID-19 Pandemic in Uzbekistan
» 18 April 2020: Address to compatriots in the United States, Canada and other countries of Americas and friends of Uzbekistan
» 16 April 2020: World Bank Group President David Malpass: Remarks to the International Monetary and Financial Committee (IMFC)
» 16 April 2020: EBRD channels new funds to Uzbekistan to support trade
» 16 April 2020: USAID Strengthens Food Security for Vulnerable Populations in Uzbekistan
» 15 April 2020: Communiqué. G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Meeting
» 15 April 2020: IMF Executive Board Approves Immediate Debt Service Relief for 25 Eligible Low-Income Countries
» 15 April 2020: Coca-Cola’s response to COVID-19 Pandemic in Kyrgyzstan
» 15 April 2020: Mayor Bowser Extends Public Health Emergency, Stay at Home Order, and Closure of Non-Essential Businesses Through May 15
» 14 April 2020: The Great Lockdown: Worst Economic Downturn Since the Great Depression
» 13 April 2020: ADB Triples COVID-19 Response Package to $20 Billion
» 13 April 2020: IFC Helps Uzbek Banks Strengthen Operations During the COVID-19 Pandemic
» 8 April 2020: Agreement with World Bank on emergency response to COVID-19 worth $12.15 mln reached
» 7 April 2020: World Bank Group to support the anti-crisis program of Uzbekistan
» 7 April 2020: EBRD to provide financial assistance to Uzbekistan in reducing the economic consequences of the coronavirus pandemic
» 7 April 2020: Kyrgyzstan in talks with EBRD, World Bank, Islamic Bank and Asian Development Bank on seeking sources for supporting business
» 7 April 2020: The U.S. Government Mobilizes to Combat COVID-19 in Tajikistan
» 7 April 2020: Tajikistan maintains it has no coronavirus cases
» 6 April 2020: AIIB to provide support for stabilizing the economy of Uzbekistan
» 6 April 2020: Afghanistan's economic growth in 2020 to remain sluggish amid challenges, ADB says
» 6 April 2020: EDB talks possible negative coronavirus, lower oil prices consequences on Kazakhstan's economy
» 6 April 2020: Kyrgyzstan to address COVID-19 challenges, trade disruptions to sustain growth, ADB says
» 4 April 2020: Kazakhstan's economic growth to remain positive despite COVID-19, ADB says
» 3 April 2020: Afghanistan Needs the World’s Help to Fight COVID-19
» 3 April 2020: Kazakhstan to construct prefabricated hospitals to battle coronavirus spread
» 3 April 2020: South Korea to allocate Kyrgyzstan $50 thsd to combat coronavirus
» 3 April 2020: Kyrgyzstan gets World Bank financing to respond to COVID-19 pandemic
» 3 April 2020: ADB considers support for small and medium businesses in Kyrgyzstan
» 3 April 2020: China provides assistance to Tajikistan to combat COVID-19
» 3 April 2020: World Bank awards $11.3 million grant to Tajikistan to respond to COVID-19 pandemic
» 3 April 2020: Tajikistan to ask Russian authorities to give Tajik migrants financial "recess"
» 3 April 2020: ENGLISH FOR HERITAGE LANGUAGE SPEAKERS
» 2 April 2020: U.S. Government Announces Additional Support For Uzbekistan’s Efforts Against COVID-19
» 2 April 2020: Uzbekistan allocated 1 billion soums for disinfection purposes
» 2 April 2020: World Bank Fast-Tracks $100 Million COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Support for Afghanistan
» 2 April 2020: China hands over medical supplies to Afghanistan to fight COVID-19
» 2 April 2020: China sends humanitarian aid to Kazakhstan to help battle coronavirus
» 2 April 2020: Uzbekistan sends humanitarian aid to Kyrgyzstan, Afghanistan
» 2 April 2020: President, World Bank Vice President discuss possibility of providing financial assistance to Kyrgyzstan
» 2 April 2020: Jeenbekov suggests European Council to consider additional assistance to Kyrgyzstan to fight COVID-19
» 2 April 2020: WHO Representative in Tajikistan officially declares absence of coronavirus cases in country
» 2 April 2020: Around 20 enterprises in Tajikistan start producing face masks and coveralls
» 2 April 2020: Uzbek-Tajik agricultural trade hit by coronavirus, yet continues
» 2 April 2020: IMF on Policy Responses to COVID-19 by: Afghanistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan
» 1 April 2020: ADB to allocate budget support to Uzbekistan
» 1 April 2020: Uzbekistan-born Russian billionaire donates $20 million to Uzbekistan for COVID-19 fight
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» 1 April 2020: ADB donates over 20 thsd medical gloves to Ministry of Health of Kyrgyzstan