The Islamic Development Bank and the Government of Uzbekistan have announced the launch of Uzbekistan’s first dedicated impact investment fund, with initial capital of $100 million.
Supply chain shocks have proven one of the most challenging economic consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic, especially for landlocked countries which have limited modes of connection to global markets.
The government of Uzbekistan will sell its share in Coca-Cola Bottlers Uzbekistan in a $252 million deal.
Despite the COVID crunch, Uzbekistan’s borrowing has blossomed. Tajikistan appears headed for trouble.