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Rahmon will address a joint meeting of both chambers of parliament on December 23

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This year, Tajik President Emomali Rahmon is expected to address a joint meeting of both chambers of parliament on December 23. A decision on holding a joint meeting of both houses of the parliament was signed the Majlisi Milli (Tajikistan’s upper chamber of parliament) Speaker Rustam Emomali on December 7.   Since 2015, the joint Read More

Tajikistan, Iran discuss oil cooperation

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IRNA says discussions around oil cooperation were held between senior Iranian and Tajik officials in Tehran on December 7.   Iranian Minister of Petroleum Javad Owji and Tajik Minister of Energy and Water Resources Daler Juma reportedly discussed exports of oil and gas condensates, oil products and petrochemical products.   They also exchanged views on Read More

Yandex go to enter Tajikistan’s taxi services market

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For two weeks now, among the residents of the capital, rumors about the appearance of a new player in the country’s taxi service market have not ceased. There are already announcements about the imminent appearance of Yandex go application in Dushanbe in App Store and Google Play Market stores.   Yandex go is an app Read More

Tajikistan earned more than 100 million USD exporting electricity to neighboring countries

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Over the first ten months of this year, Tajikistan has earned 101 million U.S. dollars (USD) exporting electricity to neighboring countries, which is 10.7 percent more than in the same period last year (in January-October last year, Tajikistan exported 91.3 million USD to neighboring countries), according to the Agency for Statistics under the President of Read More

Central Asia’s nations reportedly seek to distance themselves from Russia

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An article by a RFE/RL correspondent in Prague Reid Standish says Russia’s invasion of Ukraine in February sent geopolitical shockwaves around Central Asia and has altered long-standing assumptions about the balance of power in the region.   “Central Asia Caught Between ‘Two Fires’ As It Branches Out From Russia”, in particular, notes that amid eroding Read More

Speaker of Parliament Mahmadtoir Zokirzoda Receives Korean Ambassador to Tajikistan

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At the initiative of the Korean side, the Speaker of the Assembly of Representatives Mahmadtoir Zokirzoda received the Ambassador of Korea to Tajikistan Kwon Dong Seok. The meeting focused on issues related to the further strengthening of expansion of inter-parliamentary cooperation. Zokirzoda noted that Tajik side pays special attention to the further strengthening and expansion Read More

Russia ruble somoni exchange rate falls

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The Russian ruble to the Tajik national currency, the somoni, exchange rate (RR/TJS) has dropped.   Source: Asia-Plus   Read More

Tajik Delegation Attends First Central Asia – India Meeting of Secretaries of Security Councils

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Tajik delegation headed by the Secretary of the Security Council Nasrullo Mahmudzoda attended the First Central Asia — India Meeting of National Security Advisers/Secretaries of Security Councils, which was held on December 5 in New Delhi in accordance with the decisions of First Central Asia — India Summit. Mahmudzoda noted the growing trend of expanding Read More

Tajik Delegation Attends UN-Water Summit on Groundwater in Paris

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From December 7 through December 8, at the UNESCO Headquarters in Paris, Tajik delegation headed by the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Chairman of the National Commission for UNESCO Sirojiddin Muhriddin attended the UN-Water Summit on Groundwater. The Summit was inaugurated by the Chair of the UN-Water Gilbert Houngbo, after which the floor was given to Read More

EDB provides US$2.6 million to support development of private production business in Tajikistan

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The Eurasian Development Bank (EDB) will provide 2.6 million US dollars to support development of the private production business through financing the micro lending institution, Closed Joint-Stock Company (CJSC) IMON International (IMON).   EDB and IMON have signed an agreement on cooperation in financing small enterprises, agriculture, service sector and trade in Tajikistan.   The Read More