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Asia-Pacific sits atop the FDI world

Asia-Pacific continued its reign as the world’s top greenfield FDI region in 2018.

Uzbekistan

Sovereign bonds and record FDI mark new era for Uzbekistan

Uzbekistan attracted record foreign investment in 2018, while February 2019 saw the country's sovereign bond debut in London. 

a market milestone

Uzbekistan’s deputy PM celebrates bond markets debut

Jamshid Kuchkarov, Uzbekistan’s deputy prime minister, tells fDi about the symbolic importance of the country’s sovereign bond debut to its FDI performance.

going nuclear

UzAtom chief explains why Uzbekistan is taking the nuclear route

Jurabek Mirzamaknmudov, head of the newly created Uzbek Agency for Nuclear Energy, UzAtom, explains its place in the country's nuclear strategy.

FDI into Uzbekistan on the rise in 2018

Renewable energy is becoming an investment reality in Uzbekistan. Niall Bullock reports.

on the radar

Uzbekistan investment chief looks to gain greater visibility

Shukhrat Vafaev, deputy chairman of Uzbekistan’s Committee for Investments and executive director of Uzbekistan’s Reconstruction and Development Fund, speaks to Sebastian Shehadi about reforms to attract outside investment into the country, including liberalising foreign exchange and changes to the legal system.

uzbekistan's u turn

Slow but sure signs of change in Uzbekistan

After years of tight control, Uzbekistan is opening up, with president Shavkat Mirziyoyev committing to liberalising the economy and modernising the energy sector. It is a major change of approach and a process that is now “irreversible” says the government. Courtney Fingar reports

Tough stance on corruption

In Dispute: a novel way around letting off wrong-doers

A ruling on a dispute between Uzbekistan and an Indian investor has provided an innovative and potential game-changing solution to the problem of governments ducking liability over the poor treatment of investors in the event of them winning arbitration cases, writes Luke Peterson.

Russian SEZs mixed success

Mixed success: why SEZs in Russia and CIS are not fulfilling their potential

Special economic zones are being developed across Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent states. Their success will rest on their ability to overcome bureaucracy and customs issues. Jason Mitchell reports on the effects across the region.

Tomasz Telma

IFC director looks to unlock central Asia

The central Asian countries of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan barely register in terms of global FDI share, making the presence of the IFC in the region all the more important. The corporation's director of Europe and central Asia tells Michal Kaczmarski how the IFC is helping these former Soviet republics make their voices heard.

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