New legislative of the Republic of Uzbekistan entering into force from 1June 2020
On May 18, President of Uzbekistan signed a Decree «On subsequent measures to support the population and entrepreneurs during the coronavirus pandemic» No.УП-5996 (the “Decree No.УП-5996”) aimed at supporting the population and reducing negative consequences of the pandemic on citizens as well as entrepreneurships.
Boundaries of the Free Economic Zone “Chiroqchi” are determined
Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan has adopted Resolution “On measures of organizing activities of the Free Economic Zone “Chiroqchi”” No.267 dated May 6, 2020 (“Resolution No.267”), which establishes the boundaries of the territory of the “Chiroqchi” FEZ, approved the structure of its management, its charter and sources of financing its activities.
President of Uzbekistan signed the Resolution supporting exporters
On May 7, 2020, there was signed the Resolution of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan “On measures to further support export activities” No.ПП-4707 (the “Resolution No.ПП-4707”), aimed at stimulating the export activities of business entities by increasing the volume of exports.
Partnership of Uzbekistan with Eurasian Economic Union (the “EAEU”) was approved by the Senate of Oliy Majlis in its fourth plenary meeting on May 11, 2020.
Legislative Chamber of Oliy Majlis of the Republic of Uzbekistan adopted the Law “On rational use of energy” in a new edition.
Improving the electronic public procurement system in Uzbekistan
In order to increase the efficiency of the public procurement system through the use of modern information technologies in the public procurement process and to ensure the openness and transparency of the system, at the initiative of the Ministry of Finance, amendments and additions were made to some regulatory legal acts regulating the public procurement system.