Press releases
  • Improving transparency and efficiency of economic courts Sep 25, 2015

    During the years of independence, to stimulate the growth of private sector, Uzbekistan has introduced mechanisms of market economy, as well made efforts to reduce bureaucratic barriers. As a result, rapidly growing economy has been leading to an increase in the number of economic disputes, which need to be resolved quickly and efficiently in a transparent and open commercial litigation process.

  • What happened on ICT Week Sep 22, 2015

    The ICT Week - an annual event with a significant participation of state bodies, foreign guests, private sector and international organizations took place in Uzbekistan. The joint project of UNDP and the Ministry for Development of Information Technologies and Communications of the Republic of Uzbekistan (Mininfokom) on "Promotion of e-government to improve the quality of public services" also took an active part in the ICT Week - ICTWEEK Uzbekistan 2015.

  • Welcome to Premiere! Sep 21, 2015

    The studio "ILK FILM" has completed the production of a feature film by a young producer Elyor KHoshimov - "As heart prompts". The film raises the urgent issues of modern life of our Republic. Development of small and medium-sized enterprises, the intensification of youth initiatives, development of agriculture in different regions, in particular the cultivation of labor-intensive and very valuable nut species - pistachios.

  • 30 years of healing the ozone together! Sep 16, 2015

    A number of events dedicated to the celebration of the International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer will take place in Tashkent and the regions of the country on 16th September, under the slogan “Ozone: All there is between you and UV”.

  • UN, Uzbekistan sign UNDAF for 2016-2020 Sep 16, 2015

    On 9 June 2015, the UN Office in Uzbekistan and the Government of Uzbekistan signed the United Nations Development Assistance Framework (UNDAF) for 2016-2020. To highlight this milestone event, on 16 September 2015, the UN Office in Uzbekistan will hold an official ceremony to launch the UNDAF and announce the start of a new phase of cooperation between the UN and Uzbekistan.

  • Results of the first Hackathon in Uzbekistan Sep 14, 2015

    UNDP project "Promotion of e-government to improve the quality of provision of e-services" in cooperation with the Ministry for Development of Information Technologies and Communications of the Republic of Uzbekistan held the first Hackathon in Uzbekistan to develop applications using open data - Hackathon. Hackathon was held in the framework of the ICT Week 2015, where the Center for development of e-government system and the Center "Uzinfocom" also took part.

  • Jizzakh city develops Socio-economic Development Strategy Sep 11, 2015

    The draft of Jizzakh city Development Strategy has been developed within the framework of UNDP Project "Local Governance Support Programme / Phase-2" (LGSP-2) in cooperation with the Jizzakh city khokimiyat and experts from the Ministry of Economy. The document is comprised of a set of priorities, methods and objectives of sustainable economic and social development of Jizzakh city for 2016-2024.

  • Business processes optimization as an effective tool of simplification of foreign trade procedures Sep 8, 2015

    Improving the business climate and creating more favorable conditions for foreign trade activities is one of the major priorities of the economic policy of Uzbekistan. During 2012-2014, Government of Uzbekistan has adopted a number of legislative acts and regulations to improve investment climate, promote exports and improve the business environment.

  • Social services will become more targeted and efficient Aug 27, 2015

    The Cabinet of Ministers issued on 10 August 2015 its resolution ‘on measures to strengthen targeted social protection and support for the lonely elderly and people with disabilities’ to implement the Presidential order under the national ‘Year of Care for the Elderly’ program. The resolution extends the list of people who are eligible for public social services and support, introduces new types of services and new procedures to provide these services.

  • Focusing on the new practices of sustainable land use Aug 26, 2015

    A two-day workshop focused on discussion of structural components of the integrated planning of natural resources use will take place in the Khokimiyat of Karakul district, Bukhara region, on August 26-27.

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