newszine

IFRC warns of ‘catastrophes’ in Afghanistan due to coronavirus pandemic

3 weeks ago Web Desk 0
The real toll of the pandemic on the Afghan population is expected to be much higher and remains under-reported due to limited testing and weak health systems, according to the statement. The country has one doctor for every 3,500 people, less than a fifth of the global average according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Read More

ADB to hold second stage of 2020 Annual Meeting as virtual event

3 weeks ago Web Desk 0
According to press release issued by ADB on July 13, the event will include a formal business session and selected knowledge events.   “As the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic continues to evolve, with travel restrictions impacting many ADB members and continued health risks, ADB and the Government of the Republic of Korea has agreed not Read More

The man wanted by Tajik police for already 23 years detained in Russia

3 weeks ago Web Desk 0
Citing the Orenburg police department, Orenday.ru says the man has been detained during a preventing raid dubbed “Nelegal” (Illegal Person).   During the preliminary investigation it emerged that this 42-year-old man has been wanted by Tajik police for already 23 years, according to Orenday.ru.   The man has been taken into custody and he is Read More

WFP launches Cash for Work projects as part of its COVID-19 response in Tajikistan

3 weeks ago Web Desk 0
According to the WFP Country Office in Tajikistan, the projects will provide 3,000 participants and their families with cash assistance for three months in exchange for their work on rehabilitating or constructing community assets such as irrigation canals, drinking water supply systems and forestry areas in the targeted communities.   “While these projects will help Read More

Belarus, Tajikistan to hold joint research projects contest

3 weeks ago Web Desk 0
Citing the press center of the State Committee for Science and Technologies of Belarus, BelTA says the contest will be held on priority areas of bilateral cooperation between the countries, including information and communications, interdisciplinary, chemical and agricultural technologies as well as energy and energy saving, medicine, pharmaceutics, nano- and biotechnologies, new materials, food security, Read More

Mudslides cause damage to villages in Asht and Isfara districts

3 weeks ago Web Desk 0
“On July 13, mudslides damaged 25 homestead lands and a rural road in the village of Mullomir in the Shaidon jamoat of the Asht district, Umeda Yusufi, a spokeswoman for the Emergencies Committee,” told Asia-Plus in an interview.   No injured was reported, according to her   “In the evening of July 14, torrential rain Read More

Tajik section of CASA100 Project expected to be completed in 2021

3 weeks ago Web Desk 0
According to him, the coronavirus pandemic has not affected the construction process in the framework of the CASA 1000 Project.   “The construction work has been carried out in accordance with schedule. To-date, more than 30 percent of the necessary construction equipment has been delivered to the country. In coordination with the Ministry of Energy Read More

Kazakhstan plans to send 100 portable ventilators of its own production to Tajikistan

3 weeks ago Web Desk 0
Deputy Minister of Health, Ms. Lyudmila Byuribekova, has confirmed this information at a press conference at the Central Communications Center, according to liter.kz.   Earlier, journalist Erkanat Kopzharuly had noted that the Government of Kazakhstan will allocate 63.2 million tenge (equivalent to 153,000 U.S. dollars) for purchase of 100 ventilators for Tajikistan. Social network users Read More