Uzbekistan intends to create about 346,800 jobs in 2018
According to the document, Uzbekistan plans to create over 346,790 permanent jobs.
In particular, more than 168,220 jobs will be created by creating new capacities and expanding existing ones.
By implementing investment projects on the basis of privatized enterprises, 19,990 jobs will be created.
Over 46,600 people will be employed through construction of affordable housing and engineering infrastructure, and 10,660 people - through development of social infrastructure.
About 101,310 jobs will be created through development of small and private businesses, as well as support handicraft.