A presidential decree on additional measures on complex socio-economic development of cities of republican subordination has been adopted (June 4, 2019, PD-5738)
In accordance with the decree, department on socio-economic development of cities of republican subordination has been established in the structure of Cabinet of Ministers.
The activities of the department are coordinated by the Prime Minister.
The department ensures effective execution of tasks on social-economic development in Angren, Bekabad, Almalik and Chirchik cities of Tashkent region, city of Shirin in Syrdarya region, city of Zarfshon in Navoiy region and the town of Shargun in Saurkhandarya region.
In addition, tasks including bolstering the competitiveness of the economy of cities, fostering innovative activities, maximizing cities’ full potential which was not utilized in manufacturing, ensuring an increase of income are of great importance for the department.
Results of the work done on development of the cities are quarterly reviewed at the presidium meetings of the Cabinet of Ministers.