Uzbekistan has started mass production of test systems for detecting COVID-19 coronavirus, according to the report of Ministry of Innovative Development.


In the period from January to June of this year, the total volume of foreign investment in Uzbekistan amounted to 4.8 billion US dollars, including foreign direct investment – 3.2 billion dollars and foreign loans under state guarantee – 1.6 billion dollars.


The correspondent of Podrobno.uz reports that Jizzakh automobile plant starts supplying the medical institutions in Tashkent withambulance vehicles based on Volkswagen Caddy.


The Ferghana region of Uzbekistan provided humanitarian aid to the Batken region of the Kyrgyz Republic - medical equipment in the amount of 6 million 300 thousand soms (more than $81 thousand).


Uzbekistan might start production of the new drug "Kuvipir" against coronavirus infection based Favipiravir. This was reported by the press service of the Agency for the development of the pharmaceutical industry of the Republic of Uzbekistan.


Production of light commercial vehicles Volkswagen will be launched in Uzbekistan. This is reported by Uzbek media.


In June of this year, Uzbekistan released the first ventilator.Hi-tech medical equipment was produced by the resident company of the special economic zone "Technopolis Moscow"-"Hirana+ "(part of the innovative Technopark" Yashnabad " under the brand Chirana Asia).


On June 25, the Board of Directors of the Asian development Bank (ADB) approved the allocation of $ 500 million in budget support to Uzbekistan. This was reported by the press service of the Ministry of Investment and Foreign Trade of the Republic of Uzbekistan.


The Uzbek authorities plan to introduce a new type of immigration visa within the framework of the “Uzbekistan — My Second Home” program.


According to the international rating, Uzbekistan has entered the top ten producers of dried apricot in the world, the correspondent reports of Podrobno.uz.