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The Integrated Rural Development Project in Tajikistan to be presented today

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The  project  is  financed  by  the  European  Union  and  the  Government  of  Germany,  and  will  be  implemented  by  the  German  Development  Agency  GIZ.   The  Financing  Agreement  will  be  signed  by  H.E.  Marilyn  Josefson,  Ambassador  of  the  European  Union  and  Ms.  Sabine  Olthof,  GIZ  Country  Director,  at  the  presence  of  high-level  representatives  of  the  Ministry  Read More

President explains what post-covid Tajikistan should be

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President  Emomali  Rahmon  yesterday  held  an  enlarged  session  of  the  government  to  review  the  results  of  the  past  year’s  work  and  set  tasks  for  this  year.   According  to  the  Tajik  president’s  official  website,  the  session  participants  included  members  of  the  government,  heads  of  all  provinces,  cities  and  districts  as  well  as  rectos  of  universities  Read More

Prosecutor asks for 15-year sentence for opposition party activist

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Recall,  Mahmourod  Odinayev  faces  charges  of  hooliganism  committed  by  a  group  of  people  by  prior  conspiracy,  with  resistance  to  government  officials  or  to  other  persons  charged  with  the  responsibility  of  maintaining  public  order.(Article  237  (2)  of  Tajikistan’s  Penal  Code)  and  public  calls  for  extremist  activity  or  public  justification  of  extremism.(  Article  307  (1)  of  Tajikistan’s  Read More

Russian TV doctor predicts mass coronavirus outbreak in Tajikistan

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“Unfortunately,  Tajikistan  is  not  the  first  country  to  declare  itself  a  winner  of  the  coronavirus,”  Russian  TV  doctor  told  Sputnik  Tajikistan  in  an  interview  on  January  27.   “There  is  well  known  situation  with  Georgia,  which  was  made  by  Western  agency  an  example  of  correct  behavior  when  combating  the  coronavirus,  and  there  was  no  outbreak  Read More

Tajikistan ranks 149th among 180 countries in terms of corruption

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Among  the  Central  Asian  nations,  only  Turkmenistan  with  19  scores  is  below  Tajikistan  in  the  ranking   Uzbekistan  with  26  scores  is  ranked  146th,  Kyrgyzstan  with  31  scores  is  ranked  124th,  and  Kazakhstan  with  38  scores  is  ranked  94th.   The  2020  Corruption  Perceptions  Index  (CPI)  paints  a  grim  picture  of  the  state  of  corruption  Read More

MPs endorse president’s decrees without discussion

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A  regular  sitting  of  the  Majlisi  Namoyandagon,  presided  over  by  its  head,  Mahmadtoir  Zokirzoda,  was  held  on  January  28.   MPs  also  unanimously  voted  for  ratification  of  an  agreement  between  the  Government  of  Tajikistan  and  the  World  Bank  on  providing  a  US$10  million  grant  to  Tajikistan  for  implementation  of  the  project  aimed  at  improving  the  Read More

Issues of the stay of Tajiks in Russia discussed in Moscow

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In  the  course  of  the  talks,  the  parties  reportedly  discussed  prospects  of  further  expansion  of  bilateral  cooperation  between  Tajikistan  and  Russia  in  the  field  of  labor  migration.   They,  in  particular,  discussed  issues  related  to  the  stay  of  Tajiks,  particularly  Tajik  labor  migrants,  in  the  Russian  Federation.   Imomuddi  Sattorov  (R)  and  Valentina  Kazakova   Read More

Inmates of Dushanbe-based penal colony # 1 expected to be moved to a new penal colony in Vahdat

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“Construction  of  a  new  high-security  penal  colony  in  Vahdat  Township  has  been  completed  and  inmates  of  penal  colony  #  1  will  be  transferred  to  the  new  penal  colony  in  Vahdat  a  month  before  the  Navrouz  holiday  (Navrouz  holiday  is  celebrated  in  Tajikistan  on  March  21),”  the  chief  of  the  Main  Directorate  for  the  Execution  of  Read More

Tajikistan expected to establish Agency for Innovations and Digital Technologies

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According to him, the Agency will be dedicated to strengthen institutional foundations of digital economy, develop information and communications infrastructure throughout the country, digitizing sectors of the national economy and expand the process of implementation of electronic government initiatives.   He noted that the process of implementation of the programs for the transition to the Read More