The First Deputy Minister of Investment and Foreign Trade of the Republic of Uzbekistan Laziz Kudratov met with the British Minister of State for South Asia and the Commonwealth Lord Tariq Ahmad.
On 14 September, negotiations were held between the Deputy Prime Minister - Minister of Investments and Foreign Trade of the Republic of Uzbekistan Sardor Umurzakov with the Managing Director of the International Finance Corporation (IFC) Makhtar Diop.
The Center for Economic Research and Reforms (CERR) presented the results of the development of Bukhara region over the past five years. The experts presented the main changes in the socio-economic development of the region that have occurred during the last years of active reforms.
On 14 September, Tashkent hosted a meeting between Deputy Prime Minister - Minister of Investments and Foreign Trade of the Republic of Uzbekistan Sardor Umurzakov with Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers of Turkmenistan Esenmurad Orazgeldyev.
Tashkent hosted the 16th meeting of the Uzbek-Turkmen Intergovernmental Commission on trade, economic, scientific, technical, cultural and humanitarian cooperation.
Director of the Center for Economic Research and Reforms (CERR) Obid Khakimov explained the President’s statement on increasing per capita income to US$4,000.
Deputy Prime Minister - Minister of Economic Development and Poverty Reduction Jamshid Kuchkarov, Minister of Finance Timur Ishmetov and Chairman of the Central Bank Mamarizo Nurmatov held a meeting with Mahtar Diop, Managing Director of International Finance Corporation, who arrived in Uzbekistan on 14 September this year on an official visit.
As of 1 September 2021, the number of operating business entities (excluding farms and dekhkan farms) amounted to 465 361, of which 94 412 are private enterprises (share of 20.3%).
According to the State Statistics Committee, Uzbekistan exported carpets in the amount of US$19.8 million in January-July 2021.