9 African Wrestlers Will Miss World Championships Because of Ebola Travel Restrictions
The effects of the Ebola outbreak have reached into the world of sports. Nine athletes will not be able to attend the upcoming world wrestling championships because of travel restrictions intended to control the spread of the virus.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
People's Daily Online
China to invest in building cement plant in Kyrgyzstan
Kyrgyz First Vice Prime Minister Tayirbek Sarpashev and Sun He , business counselor with the Chinese Embassy in Kyrgyzstan, attend the ground-breaking ceremony of a cement plant in Kemin, Chui province, Kyrgyzstan, Aug. 29, 2014.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Uzbek parliamentary elections to be held amid further democratization of electoral system
Forthcoming parliamentary elections in Uzbekistan will substantially differ from the previous ones, since they are going to be held amid the enhancement of the parliament's powers and further deepening of the electoral system's democratization, Uzbek Embassy in Azerbaijan said Aug. 28. "This year's most crucial political event in Uzbekistan is the ... (more)
16:38 Status of facilities of Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan in both...
The status of facilities of Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan in both countries remains undetermined, Vice Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan Abdyrakhman Mamataliyev said at the 13th meeting of the Kyrgyz-Tajik intergovernmental commission for comprehensive consideration of bilateral issues on August 28 in Bishkek.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Global Voices Online
Kyrgyzstan's Soviet-era Poster Child Gets an iPad
See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Azerbaijan, Tajikistan discuss prospects of developing bilateral relations
Azerbaijani Ambassador to Tajikistan Abbasali Hasanov met with Tajik Foreign Minister Sirodjidin Aslov in the Tajik Foreign Ministry Aug. 26, the embassy told Trend Aug. 26. Aslov recalled with satisfaction his official visit to Azerbaijan on April 2-3, the meetings with Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev, Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov, ... (more)
Mon Aug 25, 2014
12:53 Parliament Speaker, government members, judges, prosecutors,...
Collection of biometric data of citizens aged 16 years and above starts in Kyrgyzstan this week, the State Registration Service said.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Institute for War and Peace Reporting
Musicians Gather for Tajik Mountain Festival
Despite bureaucratic obstacles and security risks, musicians from Tajikistan and its neighbours gathered for an festival in the southeastern town of Khorog last month.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Road of Bones 2014: Week 6 Recap
The Silk Road is a legendary route dotted with oasis towns crammed full of ancient antiquities with Samarkand and Bukhara the most legendary of them all.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Kyrgyz Contest Turns Problems Into Prizes
Over 150 university students from Kyrgyzstan had a chance to share the difficulties they face and the successes they've experienced in a contest held by RFE/RL's Kyrgyz Service, known locally as Radio Azattyk.
12:22 Tajikistan, China set to sign declaration on deepening strategic partnership in September
Signing of a joint declaration on deepening of strategic partnership was considered at a meeting between Tajikistan Ambassador to China Rashid Alimov with Vice Foreign Minister Cheng Guoping, the Embassy reports.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Times of Oman
Iran ready to transfer 1m tonnes of oil to Uzbekistan annually via corridor linking Oman: Ambassador
Muscat: Iran is ready to transfer one million tonnes of oil to the refineries in Uzbekistan annually through a transport corridor that would also link Oman, according to Iranian Ambassador to Tashkent Ali Mardani Fard.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
11:12 Tajikistan remains one of important trade partners of Poland - " Embassy
Poland imports cotton and its products from Tajikistan making more than 80% of the total Tajik production supplied to Poland.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
12:59 Iran offers Uzbekistan to provide oil supplying through international transport corridor
Iran offers Uzbekistan to arrange supply of oil in the amount of up to one million tons per year via the transport corridor Uzbekistan-Turkmenistan-Iran-Oman, reports the Iranian Embassy in Tashkent.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Russia Promises Kyrgyzstan $500m to Join Customs Union, Details Scarce
Russia has promised Kyrgyzstan $500 million in assistance to help the reluctant country's preparations to join the Moscow-led Customs Union, an economic bloc that currently includes Belarus and Kazakhstan.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
13:59 Total amount of accumulated Russian investments in Tajikistan exceeds $1.6 bln
Russia remains a major investment partner of Tajikistan for several years with a total volume of investments accumulated of $1.6 billion, reported the Russian Embassy in Dushanbe.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Israel Protests Flag Desecration By Kyrgyz Lawmaker
Israel has sent a protest note to Kyrgyzstan's Foreign Ministry regarding the public desecration of an Israeli flag by a Kyrgyz lawmaker.
Kyrgyz media: Lukashenka awarded Bakiev with Friendship Order
On Tuesday, 5 August, internet-media of the Central Asian country spread a message saying that Lukashenka presented Kurmanbek Bakiev , who is hiding in Belarus, with a state award - the Order of Friendship.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Delhi gears to join China-Russia club
New Delhi, Aug. 5: India is preparing to join the influential Shanghai Cooperation Organisation strategic grouping, currently led by China and Russia, just days ahead of the Prime Minister's September visit to the US where his bonhomie with Moscow has already triggered unease.
16:55 Switzerland represents Estonia in visa matters in Kyrgyzstan
Kyrgyz citizens and other citizens with resident permit in the Kyrgyz Republic travelling to Estonia can apply for Schengen visa at the Embassy of Switzerland at Bishkek starting from 14 August 2014.