China Matters’ Features: How China’s Guizhou Province Is Promoting the Development of Its Rural Areas

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China Matters releases a talk show series on the development of southwest China’s Guizhou Province. The six-episode talk show, named The Talk with Guizhou, invites six guests from China and abroad to share their views on topics such as how Guizhou promotes rural revitalization, how local culture can give a boost to its tourism industry Read More

EDB presents its Country Cooperation Strategy for Tajikistan designed for 2022-2026

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The Eurasian Development Bank has launched a new country cooperation strategy for Tajikistan designed for 2022-2026 that will focus on improving the quality of the country’s economic growth. Promoting energy and food security, private sector development and digital transformation – the EDB presents its strategy for Tajikistan until 2026   Source: Asia-Plus Read More

Sirojiddin Muhriddin and Mevlut Cavusoglu Discuss Current State of Tajik-Turkiye Relations

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Today, in Lodz, on the margins of the 29th session of the OSCE Ministerial Council, the Minister of Foreign Affairs Sirojiddin Muhriddin met with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkiye Mevlut Cavusoglu. The meeting focused on the current state of relations between Tajikistan and Turkiye, as well as perspectives of their development.   Source: Read More

Participation of the Minister of Foreign Affairs in the 29th OSCE Ministerial Council

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On 1 December 2022, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Tajikistan Sirojiddin Muhriddin participated and addressed the 29th Ministerial Council of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), which commenced under the Polish Chairmanship in Lodz. In his statement, Minister Muhriddin elaborated on the position of the Government of Tajikistan Read More

Participation of the Minister of Foreign Affairs in a side event entitled “Climate Change and Security in Mountain Regions”

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On December 1, 2022, in Lodz Poland, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Tajikistan Sirojiddin Muhriddin participated and addressed the side event “Climate Change and Security in Mountain Regions” which was held on the margins of the 29th Ministerial Council of the OSCE. In his statement Minister Muhriddin emphasized significant increase in Read More

$30 Million ADB Grant to Improve Tajikistan’s Resilience to Climate Change

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MANILA, PHILIPPINES (30 November 2022)— The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $30 million grant to help strengthen disaster risk management in Tajikistan and reduce economic losses due to climate change and disasters caused by natural hazards. “Tajikistan is highly vulnerable to climate change with more than 400 climate-induced incidents per year, such as floods, avalanches, Read More

Inscription of Tajikistan`s joint nominations to the World Cultural Heritage List

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From November 28th to December 3rd, 2022, the 17th Session of the Intergovernmental Committee on Intangible Cultural Heritage of UNESCO is being held in Rabat, the Kingdom of Morocco with the participation of the representatives of UNESCO Member States. During the Session, discussions were held on the proposed nominations of the intangible cultural heritage of Read More

Tajik and Finnish Foreign Ministers Discuss Regional Security Issues

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Today, in Lodz, on the margins of the 29th session of the OSCE Ministerial Council, the Minister of Foreign Affairs Sirojiddin Muhriddin met with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Finland Pekka Haavisto. The meeting focused on the current state of Tajik-Finnish relations, as well as regional security, water and climate issues.   Source: National Read More

Tajik Prosecutors Seek 30 Years In Prison For Activist From Restive Gorno-Badakhshan Region

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DUSHANBE — Tajik prosecutors have asked a court in Dushanbe to convict and sentence to 30 years in prison Faromuz Irgashev, an activist and former lawmaker in the volatile Gorno-Badakhshan region (GBAO), on charges of receiving illegal financial support from abroad, organizing an unsanctioned rally, and participating in the activities of a criminal group. Two sources close Read More