IN RESPONSE TO THE PROPOSAL OF INCREASING IMPORT GASOLINE EXCISE

The proposal of Uzbekneftegaz to increase the excise tax on gasoline imports from 5% to 20% in order to support local oil refineries is widely discussed on social networks. The Antimonopoly Committee has the following opinion on this issue. It is known that the excise tax on petroleum products is applied in almost all countries.…

OBTAINING PRIOR CONSENT FOR ECONOMIC CONCENTRATION TRANSACTIONS

As of May 1, 2020, the Central Office of the Antimonopoly Committee received 34 applications for the preliminary approval of agreements on mergers and acquisitions, the acquisition of shares in the authorized capital of business entities. 32 applications from the total number were submitted for the acquisition of shares in the authorized capital of economic…

New appointment in the Committee

Munozhat Akbarova was appointed to the position of Advisor to the Chairman of the Antimonopoly Committee on improving the efficiency of spiritual and awareness-rising work, ensuring compliance with legislation on the use of State language. Munozhat Akbarova was born in 1981 in Tashkent region. In 2006 she graduated from the State University of World Languages…

WHICH INSURANCE COMPANIES GOT GREEN LIGHT AND WHO IS STILL ON RED?

The requirements of the Competition Law were violated in the competitive bidding process announced by The Uzbekistan Airports JSC on insurance of civil liability of the employer, life and health of rescuers, dangerous objects, machines and mechanisms, as well as other objects in the activities of airports. In particular, the announcement of the bids contained…

ATTENTION OF ENTREPRENEURS!!!

Pursuing measures to mitigate the consequences of the coronavirus pandemic initiated by the country’s leadership, the Antimonopoly Committee, together with ministries and departments, is developing proposals to reduce the cost of imported raw materials, materials, accessories and components used by small businesses to produce products, including by reducing customs rates duties and simplifications of non-tariff…

EVALUATION OF THE COMPETITION IMPACT OF THE DRAFT DECISION ON THE INTRODUCTION OF THE TICKET SALES SYSTEM

The draft resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan “On measures to introduce a unified system of electronic tickets in the Republic of Uzbekistan”, developed by the Ministry of Culture, was published in (project.gov.uz) a unified electronic system for the development and approval of draft normative acts (ID-17055). The Antimonopoly Committee…

ATTENTION TO ENTREPRENEURS EXPORTING AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS !!!

The fact that agricultural products from Uzbekistan is in great demand in the foreign market is not a secret for anyone. Growing demand creates export opportunities. But… But we are alarmed by various reports from entrepreneurs in the regions who say that they regularly encounter problems in export sales. In particular, if entrepreneurs would like…

THE MONOPOLY OF STATE INSTITUTIONS ON THE MEDICAL EXAMINATION OF DRIVERS IS REVEALED.

The Antimonopoly Committee has reviewed the Regulation “On approving the procedure for conducting a medical examination of drivers and candidates for drivers in order to verify their suitability for driving”, which was carried out by the “ex-post” method (registered by the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Uzbekistan on June 27, 2013 No. 2472)…

WORKING AT A SAFE DISTANCE, WE DISCUSS CURRENT TOPICS…

As part of the innovative and corporate cooperation, a webinar was held today between the Antimonopoly Committee and the Tashkent State University of Economics. Find here the topics and presentations of the webinar Link №1 Link №2 Link №3 Press Service of the Antimonopoly Committee

Advanced training for drivers: clarification of the Antimonopoly Committee

Information on the entry into force of the obligation on August 1 of this year has spread in social networks. advanced training for all drivers driving vehicles owned by legal entities. In particular, the information focused on two circumstances: Firstly, this is dissatisfaction related to the possibility of advanced driver training exclusively with Avtotest Report…