NEWS AND EVENTS
February 16, 2006
Tashabbus-2006 Nationwide contest starts in Tashkent today
District stage of Tashabbus (Entrepreneur) contest started in the Uzbek capital on 16 February. The event was opened with the exhibition of entrepreneurs from Sabir Rakhimov district.
The exhibition presents stands of 10 craftsmen and about 10 firms. Their products are made from local raw material, most of them sell not only in home market, but also abroad.
The exposition of Nafis Olam LLC presented at Tashabbus-2006 an exclusive product ? medicated tea from hips, which is a prophylactic remedy.
Ravshan Isahanov, Director of Nafis Olam LLC, said that the enterprise was founded in May 2005 and has manufactured products worth over 7 million soums. The product is new and it was produced for the first time in Uzbekistan and CIS, according to patent department where the original technology was registered. The product has been presented in three exhibitions and the company decided to compete in Tashabbus.
The technological processing allows keeping maximum vitamins in this tea, as the tea is made from hips without thermal processing, Isahanov noted. He added that it takes 10 minutes to make the tea, i.e. it is like a usual tea.
\"All of us know that hips are boiled in thermos bottle and kept for a long time. Our technology allows to make it quicker, which is not only easier, but also helps preserving the high vitamin value of hips,\" director of the company said.
According to ancient doctors and modern researchers, consumption of hips is a good prophylaxis and treatment of more than 45 diseases. It treats influenza, removes infections and can be used as a febrifuge. The product is produced in several forms ? granules, powder and unbroken fruit.