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  1. Dushanbe Authorities Say 300 Tajik Jihadists In SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Weekday Magazine

    The deputy chairman of Tajikistan's State Committee for National Security, Akram Amonov, says some 300 Tajik nationals are fighting alongside militants in Syria including the Islamic state group. According to Amonov, an office which has been recruiting militants for Syria is located on Moscow's Prospect Mira .

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  2. 10:23 Tablighi Jamaat's follower from Tajikistan detained in BishkekRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | AkiPress

    Officers of the Interior Ministry and the National Security Committe detained a citizen of Tajikistan, member of the banned religious extremist organization, on November 15 in Bishkek within the activities to combat extremism and terrorism. In the course of the investigation, the officers found out that A. Ergashev, 40, illegally crossed the border of Kyrgyzstan in August 2009 through Batken region using passport of his relative.

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  3. 11:17 Tajikistan should address substantial risks to its fiscal position, says IMFRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | AkiPress

    ... compliance risk. Looking forward, the possible discovery of commercially recoverable quantities of natural gas in Tajikistan, and expected gas transit fees from new pipelines, would both bring substantial economic benefits, while also creating the ...

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  4. 10:58 Strong actions needed to safeguard Tajikistan's financial...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | AkiPress

    Strong actions are needed to safeguard the financial sector. Non-performing loans are rising, are concentrated in the largest banks, and are largely to SOEs and politically-connected borrowers.

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  5. 10:49 Further exchange rate adjustment should be complemented by...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | AkiPress

    To help contain inflation, further exchange rate adjustment should be complemented by an increase in the National Bank of Tajikistan's refinance rate, a stop to liquidity lending to banks that do not meet prudential requirements, and no further transfer of government deposits at the NBT into commercial banks, IMF Mission Chief Jonathan Dunn said in a statement issued following visit to Dushanbe from November 6-20. "Price controls should be avoided as they will create distortions and delay the adjustment of the economy to new relative prices of domestic and imported goods.

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  6. 10:35 IMF projects ease of growth in Tajikistan to 6.5% in 2014 from 7.4%Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | AkiPress

    Growth is projected to ease to 6.5 percent in 2014 from 7.4 percent last year in Tajikistan. Growth this year is being supported primarily by an extraordinarily rapid expansion of construction , IMF Mission Chief Jonathan Dunn said in the statement issued following the visit to Dushanbe from November 6-20.

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  7. Tajikistan: IMF Staff Concludes 2014 Article IV MissionRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2014 | International Monetary Fund

    ... official exchange rate has depreciated by about 7 percent to date in 2014, the decline in the competitiveness of Tajikistan's exports, the large spread between the official and cash market exchange rates, the low level of international reserves, and ...

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  8. 15:59 Tajikistan to spend over $308 million from public budget for construction of Rogun HPP in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | AkiPress

    Tajikistan plans to allocate over $308 million from the national budget for construction of the Rogun hydropower plant in 2015, Finance Minister Abdusalom Kurbonov said in his address to the Parliament of Tajikistan. Above $2.5 million will be provided from the budget for implementation of CASA-1000 Project in 2015, the Finance Minister said.

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  9. 19:48 Tajikistan to get first hypermarket Auchan financed by EBRDRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | AkiPress

    Tajikistan will get its first ever hypermarket a discount hypermarket under the Auchan brand in Dushanbe thanks to EBRD financing. The EBRD is extending a financing package of 5 million to Schiever Tajikistan, a subsidiary of Schiever group, the French company which partners with Auchan group in France and Poland where it operates Auchan hypermarkets.

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  10. 15:53 Relations with Kyrgyzstan targeted at enhancement of role of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | AkiPress

    Development of relations and strengthening of multifaceted cooperation with the Central Asian states is an important area of Tajikistan's foreign policy, President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon said while receiving credentials of Ambassador of Kyrgyzstan to Tajikistan Miroslav Niyazov on November 18 in Dushanbe. The relations with Kyrgyzstan are targeted at enhancement of the role of both countries in the region, President Rahmon said.

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  11. Tajik NGOs Fear Limits On Foreign Grants Could Force ClosuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Weekday Magazine

    ... if they have apprival from the government. The leader of the National Association of Independent Media in Tajikistan (NANSMIT), Nuriddin Karshiboev, said at the conference that the change would have substantial effects on the activity of NGOs and ...

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  12. 15:46 President Rahmon receives credentials of 10 newly arrived AmbassadorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | AkiPress

    President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon received credentials of 10 newly arrived Ambassadors at a ceremony on November 18 in Dushanbe, reports the Tajik president's press service. The credentials were handed in by Ambassador of Kyrgyzstan Miroslav Niyazov, Ambassador of Iran Hujatullo Fagoni, EU Ambassador Hidajet Bicevic, Ambassador of Mexico Ulises Canchola Gutierrez, Ambassador of Australia Paul Andrew Myler, Ambassador of New Zealand Hamish Cooper, Ambassador of Denmark Thomas Winkler, Ambassador of Slovenia Primoz eligo, Ambassador of Portugal Mario Godinho de Matos, Ambassador of Ghana Al-Hoji Bavah Gilbert.

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  13. Qatari Diar launches sales campaign for Diar DushanbeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | AME Info

    Qatari Diar Real Estate Investment Company celebrated the sales launch of its Diar Dushanbe project, a mixed-use development in Tajikistan. The event was held at Qatari Diar's headquarters in Doha and was attended by His Excellency Mr Ardasher S. Qadiri, the Ambassador of the Republic of Tajikistan to Qatar, alongside, Mr Khaled Mohammed Al Sayed, Group Chief Executive Officer of Qatari Diar, and a number of leading officials and company representatives.

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  14. 11:09 Rahmon, EBRD President discuss cooperation prospectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | AkiPress

    President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon and EBRD President Sir Suma Chakrabarti discussed cooperation prospects at the meeting on November 17 in Dushanbe, reports the Tajik president's press service. It was noted at the meeting that EBRD signed agreements with the Tajik government, private sector and commercial banks for over $700 million for years of cooperation.

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  15. 10:52 14 Ambassadors present copies of their credentials to Tajik Foreign MinisterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | AkiPress

    Fourteen newly appointed Ambassadors handed in copies of credentials to Foreign Minister of Tajikistan Sirozhidin Aslov at a ceremony on November 17 in Dushanbe. After the ceremony Sirozhidin Aslov held separate bilateral meetings with newly appointed ambassadors to discuss current state and prospects of development of bilateral relations.

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  16. 10:02 EBRD President starts 2-day visit to TajikistanRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2014 | AkiPress

    The progress of preparations for the upcoming visit was considered at the meeting of Foreign Minister of Tajikistan Sirozhidin Aslov and Head of EBRD Office Richard Jones on November 5 in Dushanbe.

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  17. 16:49 Tajikistan asks Yemen to help free doctor kidnapped by tribesmenRead the original story

    Nov 15, 2014 | AkiPress

    Tajikistan's Foreign Ministry has asked Yemeni authorities to secure the release of a Tajik female doctor kidnapped last month in Yemen's Marib province, reports AFP. A ministry spokesman said on November 14 Dushanbe has also asked the Russian embassy in Yemen to help secure the Tajik national's freedom.

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  18. DIARY - Emerging Markets Economic Events to Nov 27Read the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | Reuters

    MONDAY, NOVEMBER 17 DUSHANBE - European Bank for Reconstruction and Development President Suma Chakrabarti visits Tajikistan . SINGAPORE - Bank of England Governor Mark Carney delivers the Monetary Authority of Singapore's annual lecture.

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  19. Dushanbe Asks Yemen To Help Release Tajik Doctor Kidnaped By TribesmenRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Weekday Magazine

    Tajikistan's Foreign Ministry has asked Yemeni authorities to secure the release of a Tajik female doctor kidnapped last month in Yemen's Marib province. A ministry spokesman said on November 14 Dushanbe has also asked the Russian embassy in Yemen to help secure the Tajik national's freedom.

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  20. 09:29 Tajikistan urges Yemeni authorities to make all possible...Read the original story

    Nov 13, 2014 | AkiPress

    Foreign Minister of Tajikistan Sirozhidin Aslov on November 13 urged Yemeni authorities to make every possible effort on immediate release of Tajik citizen Gulruhsor Rofiyeva, the Ministry's press service reports. In connection with abduction of Tajik citizen Gulruhsor Rofiyeva in Marib Province of Yemen, Foreign Minister of Tajikistan Sirozhidin Aslov sent a personal message to Foreign Minister of Yemen Abdullah al-Saidi, in which Minister Aslov urged the Yemeni authorities and the Foreign Minister of Yemen to make all possible efforts to ensure immediate release of the abducted Tajik citizen, the Ministry said.

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