A senior German official urged Uzbekistan on Tuesday to reform its bureaucracy-laden economy and demonstrate a commitment to human rights.
Uzbekistan Airways, the national carrier of Uzbekistan, has become CFM International newest customer with an order for CFM56-5B engines to power six new Airbus A320 aircraft scheduled to begin delivery in 2011. The order is valued at more than US$80 million at list price.
Korean Air is reaching into Central Asia through a cooperative relationship with Uzbekistan Airways.
Uzbekistan will have access to the Persian Gulf through Iran, Turkmen weekly Zaman Turkmenistan wrote in its latest issue.
Daewoo International signed a deal with Uzbekistan’s state-run energy firm UNG to develop two mines in the northwestern region of the Central Asian country, according to the South Korean general trading company Monday.
A South Korean consortium on Monday forged a deal with Uzbekistan’s state gas company to jointly develop a major gasfield in the central Asian country, officials said.
South Korea’s biggest carrier Korean Air Lines Co. said Monday it has signed a preliminary deal with Uzbekistan Airways for the expansion of bilateral exchanges and cooperation.
Ahmedabad-based Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India (EDI), a national resource institute engaged in entrepreneurship education, research and training will soon set up a training institute at Uzbekistan.
South Korea’s business circles in close cooperation with the Republic of Uzbekistan are heartily welcoming a visit of the Uzbek delegation led by His Excellency President Islam Karimov of Uzbekistan for the presence in the inauguration ceremony of President-elect Lee Myung-bak on Monday.