EBRD shares experience on implementation of projects involving PPPs
Tashkent, Uzbekistan (UzDaily.com) -- A meeting was held at the Public-Private Partnership Agency with representatives of the European Bank for Development and Reconstruction to assist in the development of public infrastructure in the republic. EBRD representatives spoke about international experience in developing sustainable infrastructure and provided information on ongoing PPP projects in the field of energy, transport and healthcare.
Fitch Ratings: Uzbek Banking Reform Does Not Reduce State Support in Ratings
Tashkent, Uzbekistan (UzDaily.com) -- Uzbekistan’s imminent clean-up of the largest state-owned banks’ balance sheets - part of an effort to liberalise the local economy and the financial sector - support Fitch Ratings’ near-term view of the authorities’ willingness to provide support to state banks if needed, which underpins their Issuer Default Ratings, Fitch Ratings said.