Three Important Steps
Albert Eger led the mission of the International Monetary Fund, which discussed in Tashkent with Uzbek authorities plans for further economic reform and to clarify macroeconomic parameters.
What are the tasks facing Uzbekistan, according to the IMF experts? Improving the investment climate and protecting vulnerable populations should be the first step.
Second, in order to support measures to curb inflationary pressures, it is important to continue to pursue a rigid fiscal policy, the definition of which includes all budgetary and extrabudgetary operations.
The third step is the careful monitoring of the quality of assets and liquidity of banks, especially in connection with the restructuring of a large sector of state-owned enterprises.