ANNOUNCEMENT: TICC 2023 | INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE

Within the framework of International Week of Partnership Initiatives “New Uzbekistan: Development, innovation and Education”, the Competition Promotion and Consumer Protection Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan is organizing an international conference on “Law enforcement and consumer protection in digital markets: challenges and opportunities” with participation of competition development authorities of foreign countries, such as…

The main directions of the state policy in the field of competition are determined:

– protection of competition, prevention and suppression of anti-competitive actions, taking into account the rights of consumers; – development of competitive environment, creation of conditions for the effective functioning of commodity and financial markets; – ensuring the freedom of economic activity of participants in commodity and financial markets, as well as the free movement of…

General RULES SET FORTH IN NEW EDITION OF THE LAW OF THE REPUBLIC OF UZBEKISTAN “ON COMPETITION” No. 850:

Concepts such as “digital platform”, “state-owned enterprise”, “affiliated persons of enterprises with state participation” are introduced: The current law does not specify prohibitions on the actions of digital platform operators that restrict competition and discriminate against the interests of consumers, and requirements for state participation in business activities. The basic principles in the field of…

THE LAW “ON COMPETITION” NO. LRU-850 IN NEW EDITION WAS SIGNED BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF UZBEKISTAN ON JULY 3, 2023

The new version of the Law consists of 9 chapters and 49 articles. Numerous experts and specialists of the responsible institutions participated in the development of the law. In total, 38 recommendations of experts from international financial institutions (including 26 recommendations of the World Bank, 11 recommendations of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development,…

UNFAIR COMPETITION IS NOT TOLERATED

  Recently there have been cases of “theft” of trademarks and logos from other companies and organisations renowned for the quality of their products and compliance with standards. This leads to unfair competition and distrust of the brand products among consumers. According to Article 4 of the Law “On Competition” unfair competition is aimed at…

INCREASING THE QUALIFICATION OF EMPLOYEES RESPONSIBLE FOR ENSURING ANTI-MONOPOLY COMPLIANCE

The Competition promotion and consumer protection committe organized a training seminar in the meeting room of JSC “Uzbek Republican Commodity and Raw Materials Exchange”. The main purpose of the event, held on the theme “Effective implementation of the antimonopoly compliance system is a guarantee of ensuring compliance with antitrust laws” is to inform the employees…

Another entrepreneur was assisted

The Competition promotion and consumer protection of the Republic of Uzbekistan received an appeal from Kumush Kuz Fayzi LLC, operating in the Yakkabog district of Kashkadarya region. This appeal states that “Kumush kuz fayzi” LLC delivered “combined feed” (GNG code 23099096) for bird feed by rail from Russia using the service of “O’zbekiston temir yo’llari”…

INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION

Representatives of the Competition promotion and consumer protection committee are participating in an international pilot exchange program organized by The Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) in Seoul, Republic of Korea, that will last from May 21 to June 3 of this year. Together with Uzbekistan, representatives of the states of Azerbaijan, Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan are…

ATTENTION TO SUBJECTS OF BUSINESS PURCHASING PRODUCTS OF FOOD AND TECHNICAL ETHYL ALCOHOL AT THE EXCHANGE TRADE!!!

ATTENTION SUBJECTS OF BUSINESS PURCHASING PRODUCTS OF FOOD AND TECHNICAL ETHYL ALCOHOL AT THE EXCHANGE TRADE!!!     According to the Resolution of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan dated April 4, 2023 No. RP-110 “On additional measures aimed at providing the population with high-quality consumer goods”: Established that the sale of a part…