On May 22, the Legislative chamber of Oliy Majlis of Uzbekistan held a "round table" on the theme: "Inter-parliamentary cooperation Uzbekistan-EU". Deputies of the Legislative chamber and members of the Senate of Oliy Majlis of the Republic of Uzbekistan, the deputies of the European Parliament, representatives of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan and others attended the event.
"Tashkent Inha Math Challenge" math Olympiad has wrapped up in Tashkent. It was organised by Inha University in Tashkent (IUT) among 1st-course students of academic lyceums and professional colleges of the Tashkent city.
A new universal interbank retail payment system GlobUzCard is set to be launched in Uzbekistan. A regulation on activities of the new payment system was approved by the resolution of the Board of the Central Bank.
The delegation of the Republic of Uzbekistan headed by the Minister of Finance B.A. Khojayev took part in the 50th Anniversary Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors of the Asian Development Bank (ADB), which passed in Yokohama, Japan.
According to the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Uzbekistan, following the 1st quarter results of 2017, the aggregate volume of insurance premiums on the regional markets of the country (except Tashkent city) stood at 88.9 billion soums, which exceeds the same indicator of previous year by 28.2%.
The Republican Stock exchange Toshkent during the week from 15 to 19 May saw 72 deals for the purchase and sale of securities of 17 joint-stock companies. 617,9 thousand shares in the amount of 951,6 million soums were sold.