The Communication Administration of the Republic of Uzbekistan became a member of the European Telecommunication Standardization Institute (ETSI).
September. First seamless zone of wireless broadband Wi-Fi is launched.
First common-educational network “Ziyonet.uz”.
November. The number of active subscribers of cellular telephones in Uzbekistan exceeded one million.
December. At post enterprises the exchange of electronic money transfers between the regional centers and Tashkent is started.