The Ministry of Economy and Finance organized a round table for investors on “Investment prospects and taxation of mining sector of Uzbekistan” with the participation of experts of the International Monetary Fund (IMF).
The event was attended by Deputy Minister of Economy and Finance Ahadbek Khaidarov, heads of several departments of the Ministry, and other government agencies.
The event was also attended by Jean-Francois Wen, Senior Economist at the IMF’s Fiscal Policy Department, Alistair Watson, Head of Mission, IMF International Expert, and several foreign investors.
Deputy Minister of Economy and Finance Ahadbek Khaidarov opened the roundtable with his introductory remarks. The Deputy Minister informed those present about the systemic reforms being implemented in our country and the wide opportunities created for investors.
After that, the foreign sides made several presentations. In addition, special attention was paid to the issues of taxation in geological exploration and mining.
The sides exchanged views on Uzbekistan’s experience in taxation of geological exploration and mining.
Following the round table, the parties agreed to further intensify such consultations and meetings.