On April 29, 2019, a meeting of the Interdepartmental Working Group was held on implementation of a modern system of national accounts into statistical practice at the State Committee on Statistics.
The meeting was attended by representatives of the State Committee on Statistics, the Ministry of Economy and Industry, the Ministry of Finance and the Central Bank of the Republic of Uzbekistan.
The meeting was opened by the Chairman of the State Committee on Statistics B. Begalov and outlined the main directions for implementation of a modern system of national accounts. Then, the Head of Department for Macroeconomic Indicators and National Accounts A.Mamirov presented a presentation on current state of the national accounting system in Uzbekistan. Special attention was paid to expanding the scope of gross domestic product, introducing the new provisions of the international standard System of National Accounts 2008 and taking part in the next global round of the international comparison program.
Also, at the meeting, representatives of the interdepartmental working group discussed the current state and problems of national accounts in Uzbekistan and identified future plans.