Uzbekistan is positioned on the ancient Silk Road between Europe and Asia. It is a landlocked country and bordered by: Kazakhstan and the Aral Sea to the north; Tajikistan to the southeast; Kyrgyzstan to the northeast; Afghanistan to the south; and Turkmenistan to the southwest. It is a unitary, constitutional, presidential republic. The Republic of Uzbekistan consists of 12 provinces, 1 autonomous republic (Karakalpakstan) and the capital city, Tashkent. Uzbekistan’s legal market is heavily weighted towards oil and gas and natural resources, with government-backed infrastructure projects also being a significant source of mandates.
Read the article by Centil’s Umid Aripdjanov to gain a better understanding of potential changes to Uzbekistan’s PPP law and arising opportunities
Interview with Ben Wells, Solicitor at Shepherd and Wetherburn
The Law Society in partnership with the Kazakhstan Bar Association and the British-Kazakh Law Assciation organised English Law Day in Almaty. Read more.