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Dushanbe-based markets and bazaars to take temperature of visitors and staff

3 weeks ago Web Desk 0
In order to prevent the possibility of a second wave of the new coronavirus the mayor reportedly ordered heads of markets, bazaars, malls and service centers to organize disinfection work before the resumption of their activities.   Recall, bazaars, cafes, beauty salons, hairdressing saloons, barber’s shops, hotels, trade centers, public caterings and resort centers are Read More

Rahmon shakes up officials

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By government’s regulations Mr. Rahim Bobozoda was appointed Frist Deputy Minister of Transport, replacing Mr. Suhrob Mirzozoda and Mr. Shujoat Sirojzoda was appointed Deputy Minister of Transport, replacing Mr. Rustam Valizoda.   Mr. Sakhidod Rahmatullozoda was appointed Deputy Head of the Committee for Language and Terminology under the Government of Tajikistan.   Mr. Mavlodod Abduqodir Read More

575 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported in Afghanistan yesterday

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Besides, 12 people were reported to have died from COVID-19, and 329 others have recovered in the past 24 hours, according to the Ministry of Public Health.   Afghan media reports say 20,917 confirmed COVID-19 cases have been reported in the country as of June 8, 2020.   Kabul is on the top of the Read More

George Floyd murder suspect Derek Chauvin has bail set at US$1.25 million

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The Minneapolis ex-policeman accused of killing unarmed black man George Floyd on June 8 made his first court appearance, where his bail was set at 1.25 million U.S dollars.   Media reports say prosecutors cited the “severity of the charges” and public outrage as the reason for upping his bail from US$1 million.   According Read More

Tajik servicemen to be on Victory Day military parade in Moscow

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Meanwhile, a source within the Tajik government says Tajik President Emomali Rahmon will also attend the June 24 Victory Day military parade.   Russian President Vladimir Putin has invited leaders of all CIS nations to attend the Victory Day military parade dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the defeat of Nazi Germany.   A source Read More

Six residents of Khuroson district charged with calls for mass disorders

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The Prosecutor-General’s Office has reportedly instituted criminal proceedings. They are charged with calls for mass protests and disturbance of public order.   They participated in an action of protest on May 17, when dozens of residents of the Khuroson district affected by devastating flooding and mudslides blocked the Bokhtar-Dushanbe highway.   The press center of Read More

In Central Asia, growth is forecast to sharply slow in 2020, says World Bank report

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The June 2020 edition of the Global Economic Prospects report, in particular, notes that since March, many countries have closed schools and international borders, issued stay-at-home orders, and restricted travel from heavily hit areas, all of which are weighing on domestic activity.   Financial  markets  have reportedly been roiled by the pandemic, with economies in Read More