Uzbekistan to create Foreign Investors Council

15.04.2019

The Bank Expo-2019, annual National Exhibition of financial and banking services, equipment and technologies, organised by the Association of Banks of Uzbekistan, is held at the Uzexpocentre.

The program of events, in addition to the activities of the exhibitors themselves, included Bank Talks panel discussions, which is a platform for exchanging experience among specialists in the banking and financial sector, as well as Startup Initiatives, a presentation of their own projects for attracting investment or joint business development.

The main goal of the exhibition is to promote the processes of further reforming and liberalising the banking system, improving competitiveness, financial stability and investment activity of banks, as well as ensuring further improvement of mechanisms, ensuring the protection of the rights of consumers of banking services and increasing financial affordability, taking into account current trends in innovation.

Thanks to the participation of international financial institutions and foreign companies at the exhibition, visitors were able to familiarise with the numerous solutions and products for automating the whole variety of services, tasks, processes and areas of banking, as well as with modern banking equipment.

Foreign speakers and representatives of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, Asian Development Bank, Islamic Development Bank and the International Finance Corporation made their reports at the exhibition. The experts discussed in detail the issues of fruitful cooperation and exchanged views on the topic of Green banking.

During the panel discussions, representatives of the Association of Banks of Uzbekistan and representatives of the EBRD, ADB, IDB, IFC, not only discussed the issues of attracting investment in the development of Uzbekistan, but also made their proposals.

Reported by News of Uzbekistan