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Jailed Tajik Lawyer Yorov Receives Homo Homini Human Rights Prize

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PRAGUE -- Jailed Tajik lawyer Buzurgmehr Yorov has received the Prague-based People in Need NGO's annual Homo Homini prize at a special ceremony in the Czech capital.Prominent Ukrainian film director Oleh Sentsov, who spent more than four years in Russ... Read More

Austria Extradites Tajik Asylum Seeker, Ignoring Activists’ Warnings

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DUSHANBE -- Austrian authorities have extradited a Tajik asylum seeker to Tajikistan on Dushanbe's request despite warnings from activists that the man may face torture and an unfair judicial process there.The Tajik Prosecutor-General's Office said in ... Read More

World Bank Group announces up to US$12 billion immediate support for COVID 19 country response

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The World Bank Group is making available an initial package of up to $12 billion in immediate support for coronavirus county response.According to press release issued by the World Bank, this financing is designed to help member countries take effectiv... Read More

Tajikistan’s millers able to fully meet domestic annual requirements in wheat flour, says industry ministry

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According to the Ministry of Industry and New Technologies (MoINT), millers operating in the country are able to fully meet domestic annual requirements in wheat flour.“47 flour mills with a total annual capacity of 1.9 million tons now operate in the ... Read More

Rahmon shakes up officials

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By government’s decree Mr. Abdurahmon Abdurahmonzoda was appointed Deputy Minister of Economic Development and Trade. By government’s decree Mr. Khisrav Bobozoda was appointed Deputy Minister of Defense. Mr. Hafiz Azizoda was appointed to head the ... Read More

Rahmon appoints new Secretary of the Security Council of Tajikistan

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By president’s decree Nasrullo Mahmoudzoda, who had previously served as chief prsecutor in the Khatlon province has been appointed the Secretary of the Security Council of Tajikistan, replacing Mahmadali Vatanzoda, who was relieved of that post in con... Read More

Tajik vice premier, French official discuss trade and cooperation issues

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Tajik Deputy Prime Minister has received Mr. Pascal Lorot, Adviser to the President of France for Economic Issues in Central Asia, according to the Prime Minister Secretariat. The two reportedly discussed state and prospects of further expansion of tr... Read More

Austria extradites Tajik suspected of high treason to Dushanbe

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Austria has extradited Tajik national suspected of high treason to Dushanbe. Tajik authorities say he is the fourth Tajik national extradited by the European Union to Dushanbe. The 28 year old native of Jomi district of Khatlon province, Hizbullo Sho... Read More

COVID 19 outbreak to have significant economic impact on developing Asia

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A new analysis by the Asian Development Bank (ADB), The Economic Impact of the COVID 19 Outbreak on Developing Asia, notes that the ongoing novel coronavirus (COVID 19) outbreak will have a significant impact on developing Asian economies through numer... Read More

Foreign ministry warns Tajiks not to travel to five countries amid coronavirus crisis

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Amid coronavirus spread, the government has warned residents of Tajikistan against traveling to China, South Korea, Italy, Iran and Afghanistan.On Thursday March 5, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs urged residents of Tajikistan to temporarily refrain fr... Read More