Tajikistan and Kazakhstan Expand Economic and Trade Cooperation

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DUSHANBE,  The next meeting of the Tajik-Kazakh Intergovernmental Commission on Economic Cooperation is expected to take place in the near future. This issue was discussed by the Chairman of the State Committee for Investments and State Property Management of Tajikistan Saadi Kodirzoda with the Ambassador of Kazakhstan to Tajikistan Askar Tajibayev. The meeting also focused Read More

Tajikistan to deprive pedophiles, brothel keepers of parental rights

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The amendment to the Family Code was discussed in the Tajik parliament on January 11.   Last week, civil rights activists called on President Emomali Rahmon and the parliament to “protect minors from sexual abuse.”   According to the activists, from January to July last year, 16 cases of sexual assaults against minors were registered Read More

Dushanbe electricity debts amounts to 136 million somonis

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In 2020, the Dushanbe power supply networks received 2.2 billion kWh of electricity, which is 78 million kWh more than in 2019, according to the Dushanbe Administration press center.   More than 60 percent of electricity received by the Dushanbe power supply networks last year was reportedly generated by the Dushanbe-based combined heat and power Read More

In 2020, ADB’s assistance to Tajikistan in grants totaled 320 million U.S. dollars

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This sum reportedly included a COVID-19 emergency response package of 52.5 million U.S. dollars.   Meanwhile, according to the bank’s updated Country Operations Business Plan, ADB plans to provide 323 million U.S. dollars in grants to Tajikistan from 2021-2023 to help address the country’s development needs.   In addition, 5.25 million U.S. dollars are planned Read More