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World Bank to carry out another project in Uzbekistan

www.azernews.az
21 July 2018
The World Bank and the Ministry of public education of Uzbekistan will carry out the first pilot project worth $30 million, "Podrobno.uz" reported. "The aim of this project will be to improve the management of public finances, as well as to implement reforms and restructuring in the system of public education. |read|

KNOC, SOCAR's interest for Uzbekistan hints at greater oil, gas exploration potential

www.azernews.az
21 July 2018
Recent interest in exploration projects in Uzbekistan from Korea National Oil Corporation and Azerbaijan’s state oil company SOCAR (with BP) attests to greater optimism about the country's exploration potential, Ashley Sherman, principal analyst, Caspian & Europe Upstream oil and gas, at Wood Mackenzie, told Trend. Uzbekistan's economic reforms – most notably currency liberalization and convertibility – are having a positive impact on the oil and gas sector of the country, according to Sherman. He noted that the business climate and regional relations are improving and foreign investors are re-evaluating the Uzbek opportunity set for both strategic and commercial reasons. |read|

Uzbekistan grants foreign carriers right to use its largest transport pass

www.azernews.az
21 July 2018
Uzbekistan has granted foreign carriers the right to use the Kamchik pass for transportation of goods, Podrobno.uz reported. This is provided for by the changes and additions to the list of routes intended for the transit movement of foreign road carriers through the territory of the country. |read|

Central Bank of Uzbekistan to use experience of National Bank of Kazakhstan

www.azernews.az
13 July 2018
The experience of the National Bank of Kazakhstan in forecasting and leveling of risks will be applied in Uzbekistan, the Kazakh media quoted First Deputy Chairman of the Central Bank of Uzbekistan Timur Ishmetov as saying July 11. "The transformation of the activities of the National Bank of Kazakhstan has occurred over the past period, where the National Bank of Kazakhstan has perfected its activities at each stage, proceeding from certain crisis phenomena and studying them, and today it has a huge experience as to how certain measures give the best result at a certain moment," Ishmetov said. Taking into account the fact that Kazakhstan has implemented several stages of recovery of the banking system, it was just the National Bank of Kazakhstan that provided for neutralizing all possible negative consequences after certain crises, the deputy chairman of the Central Bank reminded. |read|

E-Visa

uzbekistan.org
13 July 2018
[Note: This information was kindly provided by the Uzbek Embassy in Washington DC] The Republic of Uzbekistan introduced E-visa system for 51 countries and a 5-day transit visa-free procedure for 101 countries. |read|

China to allocate grant to Uzbekistan within "One Belt-One Road" project

www.azernews.az
13 July 2018
The Republican Center for Training in the Basics of Entrepreneurship and the Uzbek-Chinese Trade Association have signed a Memorandum of cooperation, "Podrobno.uz" reported. The document is designed for five years and provides for the implementation of a number of interesting projects. |read|

Uzbekistan is ranked second among top tourist destinations in Asia

asianews.it/news-en
11 July 2018
It tops Vietnam, Japan, Thailand and Nepal, enchanting travellers by its "fascinating mosaic mosques". Since the end of 2017, Uzbek authorities want to develop tourism with new visa schemes, new air routes, and expanded rail network. Uzbekistan is the second top spot to visit in Asia after South Korea, this according to Lonely Planet, the famous tourist guide. |read|

Uzbekistan introduces e-visas

www.azernews.az
5 July 2018
The system of registration and issuance of electronic visas in Uzbekistan E-VISA.UZ will be introduced and the requirement for the mandatory application of foreign citizens to diplomatic missions and consular offices of Uzbekistan abroad will be abolished beginning from July 15. This is provided for by the resolution of President Shavkat Mirziyoyev dated July 4 "About further measures for optimization of the procedure of entry of foreign citizens into the Republic of Uzbekistan", a source in the government told "Gazeta. |read|

AUCC and Uzbekistan: Uzbek Ambassador Javlon Vakhabov's first visit to South Carolina

aucconline.com
26 June 2018
AUCC and Uzbekistan: Uzbek Ambassador Javlon Vakhabov's first visit to South Carolina by Elena Son, Executive Director, AUCC AUCC was delighted to accompany Uzbek Ambassador Javlon Vakhabov and his Trade and Investment Counselor Kamol Muhtarov on their first official trip to South Carolina on June 19-20. Huge thanks to George Pickart of GE for traveling to Greenville and giving us a tour of their facility. |read|

Uzbek Law on Public Procurement

aucconline.com
6 June 2018
[Note: The following information was kindly provided by the Uzbek Embassy in Washington, D.C.] On April 9th, 2018 President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev signed the Law No. |read|

AUCC Welcomes US INC as Newest Member

aucconline.com
5 June 2018
AUCC is delighted to welcome US INC as our newest member. US INC (USA) US Commercial & Scientific Divisions operate in six (6) countries around the world for Manufacturing, OEM Partnerships, Distribution and Worldwide Shipping and Logistics including USA, Hong Kong, China, South Korea, Canada and Uzbekistan. |read|

AUCC Welcomes APCO Worldwide as Newest Member

www.apcoworldwide.com
4 June 2018
AUCC is delighted to welcome APCO Worldwide as our newest member. "APCO Worldwide is a global consultancy specializing in stakeholder engagement and advanced forms of communications, helping today's most innovative organizations adapt and thrive in this fast-moving, interconnected and complex world. We measure our success in the transformations we help to catalyze, our clients' impact on society, and their continued profitable growth. |read|

AUCC welcomes ExxonMobil as Newest Member

corporate.exxonmobil.com
4 June 2018
AUCC is delighted to welcome ExxonMobil as our newest member. "ExxonMobil, the largest publicly traded international energy company, uses technology and innovation to help meet theworld's growing energy needs. An industry leader in almost every aspect of the energy and petrochemical business, we operate facilities or market products in most of the world's countries andexplore for oil and natural gas on six continents. |read|
» 31 May 2018: Uzbekistan to receive Japanese machinery worth $7.3 mln for free
» 29 May 2018: Uzbekistan to adopt new measures to join WTO
» 29 May 2018: AUCC Statement on the 2018 U.S.-Uzbekistan Signing Ceremony
» 24 May 2018: Uzbekistan Airways’ latest Boeing 787 starts service with Moscow flight
» 24 May 2018: Uzbekistan seeks EU tariff preferences
» 24 May 2018: Uzbekistan ups car production, to introduce new models
» 22 May 2018: Uzbekistan set to develop Islamic banking system
» 21 May 2018: ADB $145 Million Loan to Help Improve Water Supply Services in Uzbekistan
» 17 May 2018: IFC Helps Uzbekistan Develop Renewable Energy Through Public-Private Partnership
» 16 May 2018: How Can the Caucasus and Central Asia Region Benefit from Greater Integration?
» 16 May 2018: Remarks by President Trump and President Mirziyoyev of Uzbekistan Before Bilateral Meeting
» 15 May 2018: Statement by the IMF Deputy Managing Director Tao Zhang at the Conclusion of a Visit to Uzbekistan
» 11 May 2018: Republic of Uzbekistan : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Uzbekistan
» 11 May 2018: 2018 Marks AUCC 25th Anniversary: US-Uzbekistan Annual Business Forum in Samarkand
» 10 May 2018: White House: Statement from the Press Secretary on the Visit of President Mirziyoyev of Uzbekistan
» 9 May 2018: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Uzbekistan
» 8 May 2018: Uzbekistan takes reform story to bond investors
» 3 May 2018: Uzbekistan Implements the IMF’s Enhanced General Data Dissemination System
» 19 April 2018: Invitation - Conversation with the Government of Uzbekistan: Identifying New Business Opportunities
» 17 April 2018: Invitation to Videoconference: What OPIC can do to help Uzbekistan boost its cooperation with American companies
» 9 April 2018: Invitation to Oil and Gas Expo in Tashkent
» 9 April 2018: Invitation to International Business Forum in Navoi
» 6 April 2018: Uzbekistan cancels duties on import of vehicles for agricultural products’ transportation
» 6 April 2018: Uzbekistan reforms foreign affairs system
» 6 April 2018: AUCC Videoconference: E-Commerce Options for Entrepreneurs in Uzbekistan by WCC International, Inc.
» 6 April 2018: Invitation to NYC and DC: A Discussion with ADB's Director General for Central and West Asia
» 30 March 2018: Invitation: Medical Buyers Mission to Minnesota - June 18-22, 2018
» 29 March 2018: Invitation to GETCA
» 29 March 2018: Invitation to Agrotech Expo
» 16 March 2018: EBRD Board Directors to visit Uzbekistan
» 14 March 2018: Uzbek Minister: Uzbekistan's accession to WTO may take years
» 14 March 2018: Uzbekistan: IMF Staff Concluding Statement of the 2018 Article IV Mission
» 9 March 2018: Uzbekistan drops objections to giant Tajik hydro project
» 9 March 2018: Uzbek leader on his first state visit to Dushanbe
» 7 March 2018: Low-Cost Airline
» 2 March 2018: Latest News: WHITE64 on Significance of Social Marketing in Tourism Sector
» 28 February 2018: AUCC hosts videoconference on Doing Business in Uzbekistan
» 26 February 2018: AUCC Videoconference: WHITE64 on Significance of Social Marketing in Tourism Sector
» 9 February 2018: Uzbekistan Goes Visa Free for Seven Nationalities
» 1 February 2018: White & Case Opens New Office in Uzbekistan
» 31 January 2018: AUCC Videoconference: WCC International, Inc. on Doing Business with the US
» 31 January 2018: Uzbekistan Joins Cape Town Convention and the Protocol on Aviation Equipment
» 30 January 2018: AUCC Welcomes Textile Museum as Newest Member
» 26 January 2018: Uzbekistan imposes moratorium on inspection of entrepreneurs
» 26 January 2018: WB issues loan to Uzbekistan for modernization of the district heating sector
» 25 January 2018: Uzbekistan plans to involve Deloitte in developing long-term strategy
» 22 January 2018: Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, China set to mull development of road transport