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World Bank suspends ‘Doing Business’ rankings

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The World Bank Group has ‘paused’ the publication of the Doing Business report after irregularities have been reported regarding changes to the data used in the report.   A World Bank statement said, “A number of irregularities have been reported regarding changes to the data in the Doing Business 2018 and Doing Business 2020 reports, Read More

Dushanbe, Amsterdam discuss cooperation issues

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According to the Tajik MFA information department, the two discussed the state and prospects of further expansion of bilateral political, economic and humanitarian cooperation between Tajikistan and the Netherlands.   In this regard, the importance of organizing bilateral meetings and holding a business forum with the participation of representatives of leading agricultural companies and business Read More

Russia reportedly ready to supply freight cars to Tajkistan

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According to the Russian Minitry of Industry and Trade (MoIT), issues related to industrial collaboration between Russian and Tajik economic entities has been discussed at a meeting of the Trade Representative to Tajikistan Yevgeny Korenkov with Igor Sattarov, Head of the TALCO Department for Information and Public Relations.   In the course of the talks, Read More

Emomali Rahmon elected as delegate to PDPT’s extraordinary congress

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A regional conference of the PDPT regional organization for the Gorno Badakhshan Autonomous Region (GBAO) that took place in Khorog last week elected Emomali Rahmon as a delegate to the PDPT extraordinary congress.   A source at the PDPT office in Dushanbe says more than 1,000 delegates will participate in the party’s extraordinary congress that Read More

Emomali Rahmon replaces transport minister

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By another decree Azim Ibrohim, who had previously served as Deputy Prime Minister, was appointed as the new Minister of Transport.   Recall, the previous Transport Minister Khudoyor Khudoyorzoda was hospitalized on August 11 after what the Tajik authorities say was an attempted suicide.   Tajikistan’s Prosecutor-General’s Office said in a statement released by the Read More

President introduces staff changes to the country’s diplomatic corps

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By president’s decree Zohir Saidzoda was appointed Tajikistan’s Ambassador to China, replacing Parviz Davlatzoda.   Parviz Davlatzoda was relieved of his posts of Tajikistan Ambassador to China and non-resident Ambassador of Tajikistan to Vietnam in connection with transfer to other job.   Parviz Davlatzoda had served as Tajikistan’s Ambassador to China since March 29, 2016 Read More

Forcibly Displaced in Chad Facing Twin Security and Environmental Crises

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GENEVA – The U.N. migration agency reports Insecurity and flash flooding is upending the lives of hundreds of thousands of internally displaced people in the Lake Chad Basin. Chad’s Lake Province borders Cameroon, Nigeria and Niger.  The region has been under repeated attacks by multiple armed groups since 2015 forcing millions of people to flee. Read More