Uzbekistan to allocate $ 3.3 billion for implementation of “Year of well-being and prosperity" state program

Uzbekistan to allocate $ 3.3 billion for implementation of “Year of well-being and prosperity" state program

Uzbekistan, Tashkent, 21 Feb. / Trend, D. Azizov /

Uzbekistan will allocate $ 3.3 billion (6.655 trillion soum) for the implementation of measures adopted within a state program titled "The year of well-being and prosperity", a source in government circles told Trend.

The year 2013 has been declared the year of well-being and prosperity in Uzbekistan by President Islam Karimov during the celebrations of the 20th anniversary of the Constitution of the Republic of Uzbekistan which was held on December 7, 2012.

Funding for the state program is provided from the state budget and extra-budgetary funds in the amount of 3.312 trillion soum, by artists and philanthropists - 1.917 trillion soum, loans from commercial banks - 1.424 trillion soum, credit and grant funds from international organizations and financial institutions for a total of $ 664.6 million.

According to the source, the measures outlined in the program mark the logical continuation of comprehensive work conducted within previous years.

In particular, the program provides for increases in the salaries of employees of budgeting organizations and pensions and scholarships by 23 percent in 2013.

The program defines a set of measures for the development of services, small businesses, family businesses and expansion of home-based work. In 2013, it is planned to create over 970,000 new jobs, primarily through the development of small businesses and private entrepreneurships, farming, home-based work.

It is planned to expand the volume of bank lending to family and private businesses, farmer facilities, as well as graduates of professional colleges to create their own business up to 269.6 billion soum.

Special attention is given to the development and implementation of the country's regional programs for industrial development in each region.

Attraction of the rural population to horticultural activities, development of viticulture, animal husbandry and sericulture will also contribute to increase of employment and earnings. It is planned to implement 288 projects for deep processing of agricultural products and increase of food production.

Works on deepening reform in the health system that will be continued through 2013 consist of the construction of 32 new rural health units in remote areas, 54 medical associations, reconstruction of a number of national specialized medical research centers, 11 regional diversified medical centers. All of the aforementioned, as well as 13 regional multidisciplinary children's medical centers will be equipped with modern diagnostic and treatment equipment.

The program also provides for the reconstruction of 217 secondary schools and the overhaul of 164, 159 academic lyceums and professional colleges, the construction and reconstruction of 55 schools of music and art, and 116 children's sports facilities, as well as 45 higher education institutions.

Construction of 10,000 individual houses on standard projects on the territory of 353 rural arrays, implementation of projects to improve the provision of water - gas supply and sewerage systems, supply of electricity to residents, overhaul and construction of 239.1 kilometers of roads are also planned within the program.

A package of measures is considered within the state program for improvement of work of self-governing bodies, expansion of their rights and responsibilities, improvement of the image of mahallas.

The work of national bodies of state and economic administration and local authorities for implementation of measures provided by the program will be coordinated by the central committee.

Official exchange rate on 21 Feb. is 2015.76 soum / $ 1.

Level of dollarization on individuals' bank deposits in Azerbaijan increase
Level of dollarization on individuals' bank deposits in Azerbaijan increase
Azerbaijani ministry discloses volume of toxic emissions from cars
Azerbaijani ministry discloses volume of toxic emissions from cars
Azerbaijani Ministry of Justice opens tender to buy medical equipment and supplies
Azerbaijani Ministry of Justice opens tender to buy medical equipment and supplies
Loading Bars
Latest
Seventeen more coronavirus patients die in Moscow in past day — crisis center
U.S. COVID-19 cases surpass 7 mln -- Johns Hopkins University
FAA chief set to conduct 737 MAX evaluation flight next week
UK pledges over $400 million for WHO, calls for end to 'ugly rifts'
Military plane crashes in Ukraine, killing 22
UAE reports 1,008 new COVID-19 cases, 89,540 in total
Turkmen textile company reveales production volume
Coronavirus cases pass half-million mark in France
Kazakhstan's export to Romania decreases amid COVID-19
TRT World aires documentary on devastating effects of Armenian-Azerbaijani conflict (VIDEO)
Inflow of Turkish labor migrants to France plunges to record low
Iran's trade with EU declines
Google to block election ads after November 3
Police officer shot dead at custody centre in London
Turkmen textile company talks impact of COVID-19 on exports
Level of dollarization on individuals' bank deposits in Azerbaijan increase
Georgia reveals volume of processed grapes as of Sept.25
Rise in COVID-19 cases in Turkey now under control, health minister assures
Azerbaijani president: According to our intelligence, very serious military training under way
President Ilham Aliyev: Armenia is preparing for war
President Ilham Aliyev: Region has not become a safer place, unfortunately, situation is deteriorating
US embassy in Azerbaijan urges to reconsider non-essential travel outside Absheron Peninsula
Global COVID-19 death toll could hit two million before vaccine in wide use: WHO
'Intellectual Field' to allow stabilize production level in Kazakhstan
Iran's auto giants to talk over hybrid vehicles production
Azerbaijani ministry discloses volume of toxic emissions from cars
Georgian expert: Armenian authorities controlling separatist regime in Karabakh crossed red line
Azerbaijani minister of economy reviews activity of industrial enterprises in Ganja (PHOTO)
Volume of maritime cargo transshipment from Portugal via Turkey disclosed
Tactical-special and combat training classes underway in Azerbaijan (PHOTO/VİDEO)
EBRD and FAO to assist Georgia in field of agro tourism
Uzbekistan to be supplied with Russian coronavirus vaccines
Uzbekistan, Tajikistan to maintain Uzbek energy and water resources balance
Azerbaijan’s Bakcell preparing discounts for teachers within project
UK study shows rapid test has diagnostic sensitivity over 99%
Kazakhstan's grain export volume revealed
Amazon hiring 150 employees in Israel
Baku Higher Oil School on top of grade ranking among universities in Azerbaijan
Mortgage lending via state line in Azerbaijan up
Russia leading exporter of polymer products to Turkmenistan
Volume of deposits up in Georgia
September occupancies up in Georgian regional hotels
Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan strengthening co-op in medical tourism
Rates of dollarization on loans and deposits up in Georgia
Volume of deposits in Azerbaijan grows
Russia increases exports of frozen vegetables to Turkmenistan
Bakcell talks about network congestion and secure internet
Azerbaijani banks increase lending to clients
Iranian government is modernizing agriculture in Tehran Province
Italy lowers import of Turkish cars
Loans and deposits, expressed as percentage of GDP, increase in Georgia
Netherlands increase export volume to Kazakhstan year-on-year
Georgian hazelnuts exports up
Azerbaijan's Anglo Asian Mining reveals 1H2020 income
Several industrial projects to be implemented in Kazakhstan's Almaty
Azerbaijan's Azexport portal to place insurance services
Sooner Armenia withdraws its armed forces from the occupied territories of Azerbaijan, sooner the conflict will be resolved (PHOTO)
Moscow reports 1,560 new coronavirus cases, highest since June 12
Azerbaijani schoolchildren perform successfully at 32nd International Olympiad in Informatics (PHOTO)
Azerbaijan confirms 137 more COVID-19 recoveries
ADB: Developed capital markets enhance financial stability in Azerbaijan
Covid-19 daily infections swell 12% to new record
Energy efficiency to be increased at Uzbek manufacturing enterprises
Shell books tanker to load crude at Libya's Zueitina oil port
Turkmenistan’s Oil Refineries extends tender for gasoline purchase
Kazakhstan's QazTech Ventures to fund Uzbek startups
Gas exports from Azerbaijan to Turkey significantly up
VTB Bank, Entrepreneurship Development Fund of Azerbaijan issuing loans to businesses
Azerbaijani FM receives ambassador of Greece
Vietnam interested in import of Azerbaijani products
EU working with Georgian partners to strengthen cybersecurity in country
Azerbaijani ministry talks introduction of contactless payment in public transport in districts
Central Bank of Azerbaijan to hold deposit auction
Azerbaijan discloses data on tobacco exports for 2019
BP: Oil demand to remain central part of energy system for next 10–15 years
Azerbaijani MP: Armenia resettling terrorists to Nagorno-Karabakh region, facts prove ASALA's presence
Apple says has always abided by Irish law as EU appeals court ruling
Precious metal prices in Azerbaijan up again after decline
Iran assigns housing units to low income
Money supply increased in Uzbekistan
Uzbekistan to export fuel diesel to Pakistan
Georgia reveals volume of premiums attracted by insurance companies
UN highlights Azerbaijani president’s speech at 75th session of UN General Assembly
Kazakhstan's largest oil pipeline company to buy power stations via tender
LNG demand to double over next 20 years
Volume of gas production by Turkmenistan’s Lebapgazchykarysh revealed
Expert talks putting Azerbaijan's domestic tourism back on its feet
Deputy FM: Rejecting proposals to resolve conflict, Armenian leadership makes negotiations meaningless
Road in border village of Azerbaijan’s Gazakh district being overhauled (PHOTO)
Israeli politician: We find Azerbaijan a good friend of Israel
Around 6,000 people internationally wanted by Russia
Buffett-following investment trust to list in London
EU Special Representative: EU has strong interest in peace, stability in South Caucasus
Georgia reports 265 new cases of coronavirus
Instagram fixes breach found by Check Point
US’ share in Azerbaijan's total imports grows
FAO provides strategic support for Uzbek Agriculture Ministry
Conference of the People’s Council of Turkmenistan was held at the high organizational level
Italian geopolitical analyst: Mechanism needed for implementation of UNSC resolutions on Nagorno-Karabakh conflict
Turkmenistan to expand areas for growing crops
All news