Deputies adopted 7 draft laws in the first reading
At the plenary meeting of the Legislative Chamber, the deputies adopted an extensive list of draft laws in the first reading.
In Uzbekistan the Law “On Special Economic Zones” has been adopted
On 17 February 2020 the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan has signed the Law “On Special Economic Zones”
Senators approved the Law on Special Economic Zones
The Law includes the basic concepts and provisions on the creation, extension of the period of functioning and liquidation, change of the borders, types and measures for the organization for activities, management, determining the status of participants, customs regulation, taxation and land use. Guarantees of the rights of investors, as well as the legal regime are provided.
GRATA Azerbaijan participated in Tax and Customs Committee Members Meeting
Representative of GRATA Azerbaijan participated in the meeting of Tax and Customs Committee of AMCHAM on 15th of November.
Uzbekistan rose to 69th place in “Doing Business” ranking
Uzbekistan took 69th place in the annual ranking of the World Bank group's “Doing Business 2020” among 190 countries, gaining 69.9 points out of 100 according to the results of 2019.
Mirziyoyev approved CIS agreement on anti-counterfeiting
The President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev signed a resolution to approve an agreement on the interaction of the customs authorities of the CIS member states in the field of protection of intellectual property rights.
Uzbekistan establishes a visa-free entry regime for Chinese citizens
President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev signed a Decree dated 12 September 2019 No.UP-5819 “On establishing a visa-free regime of entry into the Republic of Uzbekistan for citizens of the People’s Republic of China, including the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China.”
GRATA International will speak at the Almaty Trade and Customs Working Group
The meeting will be hold on September 24th from 11:00am - 12:30pm in Aktau, in the AmCham Office, Rixos Hotel Business Center, 8th Floor.
Navoi region becomes a free economic zone
According to the decree, the territory of Navoi region is defined as a free economic zone for innovative, high-tech, export-oriented and import-substituting industries for the period up to 1 January 2030, with the possibility of further extension in due course.
GRATA International held a customs control seminar for the firm’s clients.
June 14, 2019, GRATA International in Nur-Sultan held a seminar on customs control for the firm’s clients. The speaker was Kamila Urazalina, Senior Lawyer of the Tax and Customs Law Department of GRATA International Law Firm.