Public may be allowed to invest in gold bullions, precious metals and stones
The Central Bank of Uzbekistan posted the draft Precious Metals and Precious Stones Bill for public consultation.
The companies of Uzbekistan and the US signed a number of agreements in the oil and gas sector and energy
Uzbekistan and leading US companies signed agreements worth about US$5 billion.
World Bank Group President pledges $940 million financing for Uzbekistan’s reforms
World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim met with Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev to discuss Uzbekistan’s social and economic transformation and to reaffirm the World Bank Group’s support for reforms to accelerate economic growth and boost shared prosperity, the World Bank reported.
The procedure and rules for the operation of non-governmental non-profit organisations will be significantly simplified
On May 4, 2018, it was signed the Presidential Decree, "On measures to radically increase the role of civil society institutions in the process of democratic renewal of the country", which will amend current regulating system of NGOs, specifically:
SkyPower Global invests US$1.3 billion in solar energy in Uzbekistan
SkyPower Global (Cayman Islands) will invest US$1.3 billion in a project to build photovoltaic solar energy facilities.
Incentives for leather and footwear industry in Uzbekistan
In Uzbekistan, it was adopted Presidential Decree, "On measures to further stimulate the development and growth of export potential of leather and footwear and fur industries”.
New stage of cooperation between business circles of Uzbekistan and Germany: the proposal to create a German industrial zone in Tashkent
During an IV meeting of the German-Uzbek Business Council which was held in Tashkent, Prime Minister of Uzbekistan Abdulla Aripov invited the largest German companies to open their business in the Republic of Uzbekistan.
Legal 500 has recently released its annual legal rating of leading international law firms – Legal 500 EMEA 2018.
In Uzbekistan, starting from June 1, 2018, licenses will be issued for an unlimited period, except for those related to drug trafficking, psychotropic substances and precursors, as well as cellular communication, radio and television broadcasting.