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Uzbekistan’s largest state-owned companies to conduct IPO by 2024

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16 April 2021
Uzbekistan’s largest state-owned companies to conduct IPO by 2024 Uzbekistan has announced a massive IPO for the country’s largest state-owned companies. According to the decree inked by President Shavkat Mirziyoyev, the procedure is to completed by 2024. |read|

New center in Samarkand aims to become tourist hub

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16 April 2021
President Shavkat Mirziyoyev has visited the tourist center as part of his trip to Samarkand. The center under construction aims to become a tourist hub. There would also be the necessary conditions for holding international events. |read|

53271-UZB: Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation Corridor 2 (Bukhara-Miskin-Urgench-Khiva) Railway Electrification Project

www.adb.org/
16 April 2021
Invitation for Bids Date: 16 April 2021 Loan No. and Title: 53271-UZB: Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation Corridor 2 (Bukhara-Miskin-Urgench-Khiva) Railway Electrification Project Contract |read|

Procurement of Spare Parts for Naghlu Power Plant

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15 April 2021
Request for Bids Goods Procurement of Spare Parts for Naghlu Power Plant (One-Envelope Bidding Process) Bid Opening Time Extension Employer: Da Afghanistan Breshna Sherkat (DABS) |read|

Procurement of Design, Supply, Installation, Testing and Commissioning for Electrification of Sorobi district remaining villages of Naghlu HPP

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15 April 2021
World Bank Procurement Notice April 15, 2021 Request for Bids Procurement of Design, Supply, Installation, Testing and Commissioning for Electrification of Sorobi district remaining villages of Naghlu HPP |read|

Supply and Installation of e-commerce Gateway package for APS Payment switch at APS Supply and Installation of e-commerce Gateway package for APS Payment switch at APS

projects.worldbank.org/en/projects-operations/projects-home
15 April 2021
Invitation for Bids (IFB) Da Afghanistan Bank (DAB), now invites sealed bids from eligible and qualified bidders for Supply and Installation of e-commerce Gateway package for APS Payment switch at APSSupply and Installation of e-commerce Gateway package for APS Payment switch at APS |read|

Pandemic Recovery is an Opportunity to Step Up Climate Change Action in Europe and Central Asia

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15 April 2021
Anna Bjerde cfi.co ​2021 needs to be the year that climate change urgency truly entered the collective consciousness and lasting action followed. |read|

USAID Contributes Over $23M in Grant Loans for Farmers

tolonews.com/
14 April 2021
USAID program each year contributes a significant fund to the Afghan Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation, and Livestock. The Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock announced on Monday that it is set to grant loans to 7 thousand Afghan farmers in the current solar year through the Agricultural Development Fund (ADF), a program lead and financed by the United States. The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has invested over 1 billion and 800 million Afs in the ADF, for the current solar year. |read|

DFC Announces Call for Applications for Distributed Renewable Energy Projects

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14 April 2021
The agency seeks opportunities to catalyze private sector investment ahead of President Biden’s Leaders Summit on Climate WASHINGTON – U.S. |read|

OCB/EPC-002-Z: Engineering, Procurement and Construction of “220kV Digital Substation “Zafarabad” and two line-bay in the Sirdarya Thermal Power Plant”

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13 April 2021
Invitation for Bids Date: 13 April 2021 Loan No. and Title: Loan 3285-UZB: Northwest Region Transmission Line Project Bid No. Contract No. and Title: OCB/EPC-002-Z: Engineering, Procurement and Construction of “220kV Digital Substation “Zafarabad” and two line-bay in the Sirdarya Thermal Power Plant” |read|

Karakalpakstan Solid Waste Project

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13 April 2021
Location: Uzbekistan Project number: 50696 Business sector: Municipal and environmental infrastructure Notice type: State Environmental category: |read|

Enhance the Capacity of Employment Support Centers* to Implement Job Intermediation Services (Subcomponent 2.1 of the Project)

projects.worldbank.org/en/projects-operations/projects-home
12 April 2021
REQUEST FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST Country: Republic of Uzbekistan Loan: 6446-UZ Project: Strengthening social protection system in Uzbekistan |read|

Statement on the Visit of Special Representative Khalilzad to Kabul

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12 April 2021
Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad completed a productive four-day visit to Kabul. He met with government and political leaders, civil society activists, and the diplomatic community to discuss preparations for the upcoming Istanbul conference. In each engagement, Ambassador Khalilzad underscored why it was important both sides accelerate​ the peace process. |read|

Uzbekistan joins EU’S GSP+ arrangement

uzreport.news/
10 April 2021
Uzbekistan has gained privileges for duty-free exports to the EU through GSP Plus scheme. It comes into force on April 10, the Ministry of Investment and Trade reported. Accession to the GSP+ grants Uzbekistan the opportunity to export more than 6,200 commodity items to the EU countries duty-free. |read|

Improving Transport Connectivity in Central Asia Requires a Coherent Approach

www.worldbank.org/en/news
2 April 2021
The combination of infrastructure and logistics improvements, reduction in border delays and tariffs, and harmonized standards across countries could have a significant positive impact on Central Asian economies, said experts during an online regional briefing “Connectivity in Central Asia: Challenges and Opportunities” hosted by the World Bank. Studies show that improved transport corridors generate economic development around them. Better road accessibility also allows more people to have access to jobs, education, healthcare, and opportunities, leading to poverty reduction. |read|
» 30 March 2021: U.S., Central Asian countries agree to focus on digital trade issues
» 30 March 2021: Joint Statement on the Results of the Council Meeting of the U.S. - Central Asia Trade and Investment Framework Agreement (TIFA)
» 2 March 2021: Special Representative Khalilzad Visits Kabul, Doha, and Regional Capitals
» 1 March 2021: Investment projects in Syrdarya region presented to Uzbek President
» 25 February 2021: Uzbekistan introduces incentives for jewelry industry
» 25 February 2021: US, Kazakh governments launch $39 million regional energy program
» 24 February 2021: Uzbekistan plans to build 11 new hydroelectric power plants
» 23 February 2021: Moody’s - Uzbekistan’s structural reforms support its credit profile, but challenges lie ahead
» 23 February 2021: New prospects for cooperation between Uzbekistan and the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank considered
» 23 February 2021: USAID Provides Equipment to Syrdarya Regional Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases Center
» 22 February 2021: Virtual Exchange on Good Governance and Civic Engagement Between Uzbekistan and the United States Begins Today
» 22 February 2021: EBRD and EU promote continuous learning in Central Asia
» 19 February 2021: USAID Supports Healthcare Workers in Uzbekistan to Improve Treatment of COVID-19 Patients
» 18 February 2021: Secretary Blinken’s Call with Afghan President Ghani
» 18 February 2021: Afghan Agricultural Exporters Prepare for World's Largest Trade Show
» 16 February 2021: New Grant to Improve Food Security, Lessen Drought and COVID-19 Impacts for Rural Afghans
» 10 February 2021: Leveraging Digital Technologies Key to Asia’s COVID-19 Recovery — ADB
» 3 February 2021: Uzbekistan: Construction Of The 500/220 KV Muruntau Transmission Substation And Of 220 KV Line In The Size Of 500 KV From The Navoi TPP To The 220 KV 'Besopan' Switching Station
» 31 January 2021: Cooperation ties are established with international textile brands
» 11 January 2021: Imported Power from Uzbekistan Increases to 400MW
» 9 January 2021: Joint US-Uzbek Statement on the Abraham (Ibrahim) Fund
» 9 January 2021: USAID assists Uzbekistan in joining International Plant Protection Convention
» 9 January 2021: The procedure for organizing and conducting tax audits determined
» 8 January 2021: Airport in Uzbekistan to buy construction materials via tender
» 8 January 2021: Preserving Bukhara’s Handmade Carpets
» 8 January 2021: New project to ensure climate resilience in Central Asia
» 7 January 2021: Professional Development Centers Bring Modernity to Afghan Universities
» 7 January 2021: DFC, Uzbekistan, and Kazakhstan Announce Central Asia Investment Partnership to Bolster Investment in the Region
» 6 January 2021: World Bank forecasts GDP growth at 4.3% for Uzbekistan in 2021
» 6 January 2021: In Afghanistan, Women Entrepreneurs Keep the Dream Alive
» 5 January 2021: Islamic Development Bank to fund reconstruction of sections of Tashkent-Termez highway
» 5 January 2021: Special Representative Khalilzad Travels to Afghanistan, Pakistan, Qatar and Turkmenistan
» 4 January 2021: UzPSB Debt
» 30 December 2020: EBRD and Hamkorbank help set up new production line in Samarkand
» 10 December 2020: Airport in Uzbekistan to buy computer equipment via tender
» 10 December 2020: IFC, DAVR-BANK Boost Lending to MSMEs and Women-Owned Businesses in Uzbekistan
» 10 December 2020: USAID reduces transportation and logistics barriers for Uzbek exporters
» 10 December 2020: Uzbekistan launches export of paints and varnishes to US
» 10 December 2020: USAID Supports Visually Impaired Citizens of Uzbekistan
» 10 December 2020: Uzbekistan and EBRD expand cooperation by implementing new projects
» 10 December 2020: Uzbekistan’s State Asset Management Agency receives ISO antibribery certification
» 10 December 2020: World Bank Pledged $100M for COVID-19 Vaccine for Afghans: Ghani
» 9 December 2020: China, Afghanistan, Central Asia to develop trade relations
» 7 December 2020: ADB President Urges CAREC Countries to Boost Regional Cooperation and Embrace Digitalization to Strengthen COVID-19 Recovery
» 7 December 2020: New CAREC Gender Strategy to Promote Women’s Empowerment
» 6 December 2020: UNCTAD office to prepare an investment platform of Uzbekistan
» 6 December 2020: Solar Power Provides a Lifeline to Afghanistan's Hospitals
» 5 December 2020: U.S. Welcomes First Meeting of the Afghanistan High Council for National Reconciliation Leadership Committee
» 4 December 2020: FAO supports innovation in Uzbekistan’s silk industry
» 4 December 2020: U.S., Taiwan to push an alternative to China's Belt and Road Initiative
» 4 December 2020: US supports air quality monitoring in Central Asia
» 3 December 2020: Talimarjan 2 TPP Power Generation Efficiency Improvements
» 3 December 2020: Uzbek Finance Minister holds talks with the US envoy
» 3 December 2020: Ministry of Public Education and USAID Partner to Help Improve Secondary Education in Uzbekistan
» 3 December 2020: USAID supporting Uzbekistan to integrate renewable energy into regional trade
» 2 December 2020: Davr Bank joins EBRD’s Women in Business programme
» 2 December 2020: World Bank to Stop Funds Pending Access to Afghan Banking Data
» 2 December 2020: ADB Approves $100 Million Grant to Support Afghanistan’s COVID-19 Response
» 2 December 2020: Afghanistan: Energy Supply Improvement Investment Program (Tranche 7)
» 2 December 2020: Regional: Enhancing Financial Management in Central West Asia
» 1 December 2020: USAID assists Uzbekistan in joining International Plant Protection Convention
» 26 November 2020: The new China-Kyrgyzstan-Uzbekistan corridor