Tajikistan News Gazette

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Day: April 2, 2023


Bishkek hosts bicycle race dedicated to city day

Bishkek hosted a bicycle rally dedicated to the 145th anniversary of the capital on April 2, the mayor’s office said. Some 2,000 cyclists departed from the Ala-Too central square and finished near Asanov Park. Source: Central Asian News Agency


Construction of new micro-district at former prison’s site in Bishkek to end in 1.5 years – President

The construction of a micro-district at the site of penal colony No.47 will be completed in 1.5 years, President Sadyr Japarov wrote. The colony has been recently moved to Moldovanovka village. “On the basis of the State Mortgage Company, some 5,500 f…


Shoes of Kyrgyz people worn in 18th and 19th centuries – in Pictures

The Sulaiman-Too national historical and archaeological museum complex in Osh has shoes worn by the Kyrgyz in the 18th and 19th centuries. The adult and children’s shoes are made of wood and leather, according to acting director of the museum Hairullo…