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Civic society calls on the president and Majlisi Milli speaker not to adopt amendments made to the administrative code

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Representatives of Tajikistan’s civic society express serious concern that “the amendments will seriously worsen an already difficult situation with freedom of speech in the country.”   They emphasize that the amendments can lead to censorship and “cause prosecution of not only media and journalists, but also civic activists for dissemination of information that could be Read More

Eight injured in blast at refueling station in Yovon

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The accident took place in afternoon when a gasoline tanker truck caught fire during fuel unloading. The fire reportedly spread to the tanks with gasoline and liquefied natural gas (LNG). As a result, the tank containing 10 tons of LNG exploded.   As a result of the explosion, four employees of the refueling station and Read More

Research into how medicinal and aromatic plants contribute to food security

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A study of medicinal and aromatic plants in the Pamir Mountains reportedly revealed that these are crucial components of traditional local food systems, contributing critically to the nutritional security and resilience of households in times of crop failure or other hardship. Medicinal and aromatic plants, which consist of a vast array of woody plants and Read More

Russian, Uzbek leaders met in the Kremlin yesterday to discuss cooperation

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According to the Kremlin, Putin expressed gratitude to Uzbek leader for coming to attend the celebrations marking the 75th anniversary of Victory and the military parade.   “It is gratifying that a unit of the Uzbek armed forces – 75 people as far as I know – will march through Red Square tomorrow, Russian president Read More

Tree falls on two cars in Dushanbe during heavy wind

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The accident took place on the Bukhoro (formerly Svirisenko) Street in downtown Dushanbe, Ms. Umeda Yusufi, a spokeswoman for the Emergencies Committee, told Asia-Plus in an interview.   No inured was reported, according to her.   Source: Asia Plus Read More

ADB helps Tajikistan overcome the COVID-19 crisis

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The agreement was inked by Tajik Finance Minister Faiziddin Qahhorzoda and ADB Country Director for Tajikistan Dr. Pradeep Srivastava here on June 23.   Recall, the Asian Development Bank approved the US$50 million grant to help Tajikistan strengthen the health sector, expand its social assistance program, ensure food security, and support MSMEs amid the COVID-19 Read More

EBRD promotes modern solid waste treatment practices in Tajikistan

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Presenting the agreement to lawmakers, Tajik Finance Minister Faiziddin Qahhorzoda noted that the EBRD would provide 4 million U.S. dollars, including a US$2 million grant, for implementation of the Kulob Solid Waste Management Project.   Besides, the EBRD will provide 850,000 euros in echnical assistance, the minister said.   The project is part of Tajikistan Read More

Official opening of Qariyai Bolo flyover postponed due to imperfections

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An official opening of a three-tier flyover at the Qariyai Bolo roundabout in Dushanbe, which was set for June 25, has been postponed indefinitely due to imperfections.   Recall, an official opening ceremony of the flyover was expected to be attended by President Emomali Rahmon.   The construction of the flyover at the Qariyai Bolo Read More