Gulnur Nurkeeva, Partner, Head of GRATA International China Office, became a science and legal expert of the "Institute of Legislation and Legal Information of the Republic of Kazakhstan"
A system of obligatory declaration of income and property of State employees and their families is being introduced in Uzbekistan
The Presidential Decree of the Republic of Uzbekistan “On measures to create an environment of zero tolerance for corruption, drastic reduction of corruption factors in State and public administration, and broad public involvement in the process” No.УП-6257 dated on July 6, 2021 (the “Decree No.УП-6257”) entered into force on July 7 of this year.
The Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Uzbekistan is preparing a draft Business Code
Codifying business activities brings together approximately 5,000 legislative acts regulating the relationship between business and government. This will reduce business standards and conflicts between them.
Uzbekistan introduces additional guarantees to foreign investors
On June 15, 2021, at the meeting of the Legislative Chamber of the Oliy Majlis, the deputies adopted the draft law “On Amendments and Additions to Certain Legislative Acts of the Republic of Uzbekistan”.
Additional measures to combat money laundering are approved in Uzbekistan
The Cabinet of Ministers adopted a Resolution “On Additional Measures to Implement the Law “On Combating Legalization of Proceeds from Criminal Activity, Financing of Terrorism and Financing the Proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction”” No.402 dated June 29, 2021 (the “Resolution No.402”).
Foreign trade is being simplified in Uzbekistan from August 1
Pursuant to the Resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers “On Additional Measures to Further Simplify Customs Administration and Procedures” No.429 dated July 8, 2021 (the “Resolution No.429”) established that starting from August 1, 2021.