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Tajikistan resumes flights to Uzbekistan and UAE

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Khovar news agency say passengers of thee flights have to carry a health certificate with them.   The Civil Aviation Agency is ordered to explore the issue of resumption of flights to the Russian Federation, Turkey and China and submit its proposals for consideration to the Inter-Agency Standing Committee on COVID-19 Response, according to Khovar. Read More

Tajikistan ratifies agreement with World Bank on the Power Utility Financial Recovery Project

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The Majlisi Namoyandagon (Tajikistan’s lower chamber of parliament) yesterday voted for ratification of the agreement on the Power Utility Financial Recovery Project that was signed between the Government of Tajikistan and the International Development Association (IDA), the part of the World Bank, in May this year.   Presenting the agreement to lawmakers, the Minister of Read More

Chairman of Ayni district court detained for bribery

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According to information posted on the anticorruption agency’s official website, Tursunzoda demanded 15,000 somoni for exoneration of three violators.   He was reportedly caught red-handed while taking money from those violators.   Criminal proceedings have been instituted against the corrupt judge under the provisions of Article 319 of Tajikistan’s Penal Code – acceptance of bribe. Read More

France Ambassador Yasmine Gouedard completes diplomatic mission to Tajikistan

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“Usually, a mission of French diplomats includes three years of activity. But Mrs. Yasmine Gouedard is an exception. For successful and fruitful cooperation with the government and civic society of Tajikistan as well as for a significant contribution to the development of cultural relationships between the two countries – France and Tajikistan – Mrs. Yasmine Read More

ADB approves a $50 million grant to help the Government of Tajikistan strengthen the health sector

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According to press release issued by ADB, the grant will fund government measures aimed at mitigating the adverse health, social, and economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.   Thousands of medical staff, low-income households, and small businesses in Tajikistan will benefit from government measures funded by ADB’s US$50 million grant.   The Asian Development Bank Read More

First President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev contracts COVID-19

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“There is no reason for concern,” Ukibay wrote, referring to the health of 79-year-old Nazarbayev, who retains sweeping powers as Yelbasy, or national leader, and chair of Kazakhstan security council.   The official website of Nazarbayev reports the first President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev tested positive for COVID-19.   Nazarbayev reportedly continues his work remotely. Read More