President of the Republic of Uzbekistan approved the Program of digitalization of the activities of the judiciary
On 3 September President of the Republic of Uzbekistan adopted a Resolution “On measures to digitalize the activities of the judiciary” No.ПП-4818 (the “Resolution No.ПП-4818”).
In Uzbekistan deputies in the first reading adopted a draft law prohibiting the seizure of land by Khokims (mayors)
On 21 August of this year the Legislative chamber of Oliy Majlis held its regular meeting. At this meeting, deputies in the first reading adopted draft Law “On amendments and additions to certain legislative acts of the Republic of Uzbekistan due to further strengthening of guarantees of the rights and legitimate interests of owners” (the “Draft Law”).
Uzbekistan ranked 93rd among 131 countries in the Global Innovation Index
In the newly published Global Innovation Index (the “GII”) for 2020, Uzbekistan ranked 93rd. Thus, the country returned to the rating after five years of absence from it due to unavailability of data.
The Central Bank of Uzbekistan cuts the base rate to 14% per annum
The Chairman of the Central Bank of the Republic of Uzbekistan stated in a press conference that this decision was taken in order to reduce the inflation rate in the economy and to support economic activity during the pandemic.
Uzbekistan has defined a detailed procedure for the entry of air passengers during the pandemic
On September 17, following the decision of the Special Republican Commission, Uzbekistan Airports announced the procedure for passengers to enter Uzbekistan by air.