$198 million worth of incremental financing has been approved by the Asian Development Bank for horticulture value chain development throughout Uzbekistan and the autonomous region of the Republic of Karakalpakstan.
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Ontario-based solar energy developer SkyPower has made a $1.3 billion foreign direct investment in Uzbekistan to build 1,000 megawatts (MW) of solar energy generation capacity throughout the country, bringing the largest foreign direct investment in Uzbekistan’s history.
Jolywood (Taizhou) Solar Technology Co. Ltd., an integrated PV products provider based in China, has entered a business partnership with Solar Systems, LLC, a Ukrainian engineering company.
During the 16th Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) Ministerial Conference held on October 27 in Dushanbe, Tajikistan, Asian Development Bank (ADB) President Takehiko Nakao committed over $5 billion to supporting the CAREC 2030 agenda over the next five years.
The Republic of Uzbekistan and the European Investment Bank (EIB) signed a framework agreement allowing the EIB to operate in Uzbekistan.
The Saudi Arabia based Islamic Corporation for the Development of the Private Sector (ICD at www.ICD-PS.org), the private sector arm of IDB group, and JSCB "Microkreditbank", Uzbekistan, has signed a strategic collaboration arrangement to support financing of SMEs in Uzbekistan.
Honghua Group Limited, a Hong Kong registered global land drilling rig manufacturer and the biggest land drilling equipment exporter in the PRC, signed a Strategic Cooperation Agreement with China Volant Industry Co., Inc., on June 16.
Multilateral development banks (MDBs) leaders have agreed to deepen their collaboration to encourage private sector investment in vital infrastructure needed to support sustainable and inclusive economic growth throughout the world.
Human development is progressing and has recently made major strides in many areas, but many are still left behind, with systemic and often unmeasured barriers to catching up. A new UN report urges a stronger focus on those excluded and on actions to dismantle these barriers to ensure sustainable human development for all.
XCMG, a China-based multinational heavy machinery manufacturing company, recently completed is "XCMG Apprentice" Season II Program hosted at the company headquarter in Xuzhou, China from December 16 to 20, offering five global apprentices the opportunity to study XCMG's technologies while promoting international exchange in construction machinery industry and culture
Mitsubishi Corporation and its subsidiary Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS) have been awarded a turnkey contract to deliver a combined cycle power plant at the Turakurgan Thermal Power Station in eastern Uzbekistan.
Uzbekenergo, an Ubekistan-based joint stock company in the power sector, has contracted with Mitsubishi Corporation and its partner Mitsubishi Hitachi POwer Systems Ltd. for the construction of a Combined Cycle Cogeneration Plant at the Navoi Thermal Power Station iin southern Uzbekistan.
A congress billed as the world’s largest ever to focus on the environment has opened to warnings that our planet is at a “tipping point” but also with expressions of hope that governments, civil society and big business are learning to work together.
The problem of children around the world being exposed to lead -- and the many medical consequences of that -- is still significant even in the 21st century. A study just published by New York University shows the annual economic cost of lead exposure at $977 billion worldwide, with ~$700 billion of that happening just within Asia.
According to a just released market study, the global total value of all airport construction projects is estimated at U.S. $637.8 billion. The biggest single chunk of that is in the Asia-Pacific region, with $224.1 billion or 35.1% of the total.
SWIFT data shows a double digit growth of RMB adoption by financial institutions established in all regions. In February 2016, 1,131 banks were using the RMB for payments with mainland China and Hong Kong, representing 37% of all institutions exchanging payments with mainland China and Hong Kong across all currencies.
A new industry report forecasts future trends for the growing worldwide demand for cardiovascular needles. North Amnerica is expected to continue to lead demand for the products, but all regions are seeing increased demand.
The World Health Organization just issued its latest Zika Virus situation report, including maps showing the spread of the virus worldwide and recommendations for those who are or may become infected.
Persistence Market Research (PMR) has recently announced the publication of a market study on the global seasonings and spices market. On a global basis, Europe and Asia-Pacific dominate this market.
A 6,830-ton North Korean cargo ship was seized by Philippine government officials as it docked into Subic Bay on March 3. The vessel, its cargo and its crew will be held indefinitely as part of new tougher United Nations sanctions recently approved against the North Korean government.
A new study by ABI Research suggests that despite a floating myth speculating that it will only be a matter of time before personal computers meet their demise, the market is still going strong and shows no sign of slowing down in the immediate future.
The 2015 Corruption Perceptions Index has placed five Central Asian countries at the bottom of the list proving no significant improvements on the countries' corrupt system since the 2012 findings.
The FAO Food Price Index was stable in February, as falling sugar and dairy prices offset a substantial jump in vegetable oil prices from the previous month.
A growing number of pollinator species worldwide are being driven toward extinction by diverse pressures, many of them human-made, threatening millions of livelihoods and hundreds of billions of dollars worth of food supplies, according to the first global assessment of pollinators.
Despite growing interest in safeguarding biodiversity of livestock and poultry, genetic erosion continues.