Microcreditbank has temporarily suspended the issuance of commercial loans, the press service of the bank said in a statement.
In July 2021, goods and services in the consumer market of Uzbekistan on average became cheaper by 0.2%, which is largely due to the seasonal factor, the State Statistics Committee of Uzbekistan said. Since the beginning of this year, the increase in prices in the consumer sector amounted to 4.2% with an average monthly value of 0.6%. In annual terms, the CPI growth reached 11.1%.
A Presidential Resolution "On measures to further expand opportunities for obtaining education in higher educational institutions" was adopted.
According to preliminary data, in January-June 2021, the total aggregate income of the population of Uzbekistan reached 230.9 trillion soums, the State Statistics Committee of Uzbekistan said.
For to achieve the forecasted inflation parameters by the end of this year and maintain the balance between economic activity in the face of inflationary pressures and the aggravated pandemic situation, the Central Bank has left the policy rate unchanged at 14% and expanded the interest rate corridor to +/- 2 percentage points.
The Board of the Central Bank of the Republic of Uzbekistan decided to keep the basic rate unchanged at 14.0% per annum.
According to the State Committee on Statistics, in January-June 2021, market services in the amount of 127.69 trillion soums were provided in Uzbekistan. The nominal volume of market services increased by 28.86 trillion soums. Compared to the same period of last year, the growth rate was 18.3%.
The Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Uzbekistan continues to actively cooperate with the Treasury of the Russian Federation in improving the system of state regulation of auditing activities. Every year new prospects are achieved, contributing to the expansion of the Uzbek-Russian partnership in the development of the audit services market.
On 27 July, the Central Bank of Uzbekistan held a training seminar on the ZOOM platform in order to highlight the essence and significance of the "national strategy for increasing the availability of financial services for 2021-2023."