There has been approved the procedure for issuing permits for the right to use subsoil plots in Uzbekistan
In accordance with the Decree of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan “On measures to further stimulate geological exploration and improve the procedure for taxing subsoil users” No.УП-6319 dated October 6, 2021 from January 1, 2022
The licensing procedure through a special electronic system “License” is introduced in Uzbekistan
The Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan adopted resolution “On approval of a unified regulation on the procedure for licensing certain types of activities through a special electronic system” No.80 dated February 21, 2022, as well as resolution “On approval of a unified regulation on the procedure for issuing certain permitting documents through a special electronic system” No.86 dated February 22, 2022.
There have been established the liability for business activity without appropriate permits in Uzbekistan
The Law “On introduction of amendments and additions to certain legislative acts of the Republic of Uzbekistan in connection with the adoption of the Law of the Republic of Uzbekistan “On Licensing, Permitting and Notification Procedures”” No.ЗРУ-721 dated October 12, 2021 was adopted (the “Law No.ЗРУ-721”).
GRATA International Uzbekistan held a webinar Doing Business in Uzbekistan
On June 3, 2021, a webinar: "Doing Business in Uzbekistan" in cooperation with the European Business Association in Kazakhstan was held.
Moldova will reduce foreign investors’ minimum investment
Moldova will reduce foreign investors’ minimum investment from 60 to 30 average monthly salaries in the economy and take other measures to improve the investment climate in the country.
Government of Georgia adopted the resolution on Determining the Status of an International Company, its Permitted Activities and On the Approval of the List of Separate Expenses
On 8 October, 2020, the resolution of the government of Georgia on Determining the Status of an International Company, its Permitted Activities and On the Approval of the List of Separate Expenses was published on the website of the Legislative Herald of Georgia.
Fines for not wearing a face mask are increased
The President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev had issued a Decree on approval the Law of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Amendments to the Code on Administrative Offences that was adopted by Milli Mejlis ( December 18, 2020).
Extension the special quarantine regime and implementation of additional mitigation measures of the special quarantine regime in Azerbaijan
The Decision #9 of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated January 16, 2021 proclaims an implementation of additional mitigation measures of the special quarantine regime as of 18 January, 2021 and extension of the quarantine regime until April 1, 2021 in the country.
In the recently released Chambers Asia-Pacific 2021 Guide, GRATA International was as one of the leading firms in the region with ranked offices in Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan.
Extension and tighten of special quarantine regime on the territory of the Republic of Azerbaijan
The Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan has issued a Decision to extend the special quarantine regime on the territory of the Republic of Azerbaijan until January 31, 2021. (Decision #488, dated December 08, 2020)
The Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation plans to grant a residence permit to foreign citizens who are investing in Russian business. This bill is aimed at simplifying the stay of investors in the country.