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General legal newsletter for May 2021

In May 2021, the Uzbek government adopted legal acts in the spheres of the use of state assets, support of the service industry and young entrepreneurs; transformation of the civil aviation industry, digital labelling, and some others.In May 2021, the Uzbek government adopted legal acts in the spheres of the…

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General legal newsletter for April 2021

In April 2021, new editions of the Law “On Public Procurement” and of the Law “On the Constitutional Court” were adopted. Another notable development of the month is the adoption of two presidential decisions on reforms and strategies for the development of the national capital market; according to them, the…

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General legal newsletter for March 2021

In March 2021, the Uzbek government revealed its further plans to liberalize the national economy. Hence, it adopted a strategy for reducing state participation in the economy envisaging, among other things, the substantial reduction of the number of state-controlled entities. Resolutions were also passed to introduce the system of antimonopoly…

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General legal newsletter for February 2021

The adoption of a Presidential Decree on measures for accelerating privatization as well as the adoption of the new Law on International Commercial Arbitration are amongst the most notable developments of February 2021. A number of sectoral regulatory acts were also adopted, including a Presidential Resolution on measures to reform…

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General legal newsletter for January 2021

In January 2021, a number of very important changes were introduced in Uzbek legislation. Hence, based on the plans outlined in the Presidential Decree of 24 July 2020, the country’s judicial system was reformed. Further, a Law notably changing the PPP legislation and paving the way for implementing more PPP…

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General legal newsletter for December 2020

In December 2020, the Uzbek government was focused on summing up the results of 2020 and planning for 2021. Hence, the Law on the State Budget for 2021 and a relevant Presidential Decree on its implementation were adopted as well as the State Investment Program for 2021 – 2023 was…

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General legal newsletter for November 2020

Some of the most notable legal developments of November 2020 in Uzbekistan are the adoption of a strategy for the development of the construction industry and the expansion of the mandatory digital labeling. Being keen to develop full-fledged trade relations with Afghanistan, the Uzbek government also took a number of…

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General legal newsletter for October 2020

In October 2020, some of the most notable developments were in the spheres of de-statization and privatization, combatting the shadow economy, and state support for exporters and businesses in the tourism industry. There were also changes in such sectors as power energy, nuclear energy, and forestry. Measures were also taken…

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General legal newsletter for September 2020

In September 2020, some legal acts on real estate, land, and environmental control were approved. The Uzbek government also took a number of decisions on the implementation of nation-wide projects in energy, telecommunications, water supply and sanitation services, and the waste management. It follows from these acts that the government…

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General legal newsletter for Аugust 2020

Some of the most notable legal changes of August 2020 are the cancellation of licenses and the liberalization of licensing procedures in a large number of industries. The government of Uzbekistan remains to be committed to destatisation of the economy and made yet another decisive step in this direction. Other…

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