President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev held a meeting on reducing inflation this year.
The volume of allocated mortgage loans in Uzbekistan in 2022 amounted to 14.37 trillion soums. This was stated in the report of the Central Bank of Uzbekistan. The growth of mortgage loans compared to 2021 amounted to almost two times.
The Central Bank of Uzbekistan has prepared preliminary figures for the current account of the balance of payments for 2022. According to preliminary data, the current account deficit of the balance of payments amounted to US$511 million.
IT project of the Central Bank became the winner of the Russian competition "Project of the Year".
In January 2023, the consolidated CPI of Uzbekistan compared to the previous month amounted to 0.8. In annual terms (by January of the previous year), this indicator reached 12.2%.
A Presidential Resolution “On additional measures to bring support for entrepreneurial initiatives of the population to a new level within the framework of family business development programs” was adopted.
A meeting was held at the Central Bank with a delegation of the international payment system Visa, headed by senior vice president of the company Vera Platonova.
The Central Bank of Uzbekistan purchased 34 tons of gold in 2022. This was reported by the World Gold Council (WGC).
On 31 January the Ministry of Investment, Industry and Trade hosted the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and the Republic of Uzbekistan on holding the 32nd Annual Meeting of the EBRD Board of Governors in Samarkand on 16-18 May this year.