Tajikistan Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Kim Jong Il's Birth Anniversary to Be Celebrated in TajikistanRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | Korean News

    A Tajikistan preparatory committee for celebrating the birth anniversary of leader Kim Jong Il was formed in Dushanbe on January 23. The committee decided to hold various political and cultural events praising the revolutionary career and exploits of Kim Jong Il on the occasion of the Day of the Shining Star.


  2. Russian MoD Official Visits Tajikistan As ISIS Fears GrowRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | EurasiaNet

    ... black -- and their name is "Marg," or "Death." Also this week, a senior Russian defense ministry official visited Tajikistan where he invoked the growing terror threat. The official, Deputy Defense Minister Anatoliy Antonov, called Tajikistan "our ...


  3. 16:50 Tajikistan-UNDP cooperation issues discussed in DushanbeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | AkiPress

    Minister of Foreign Affairs of Tajikistan Sirodjidin Aslov met with UN Coordinator and UNDP Permanent Representative in Tajikistan Alexander Zuev in Dushanbe, said the Ministry's press service.


  4. Tethys Petroleum Is Undervalued With A Trigger For Revaluation Likely To Occur In 1H2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    ... (NYSEARCA: FSU ). Tethys has concessions in three countries of the FSU, the Republic of Kazakhstan, Republic of Tajikistan, and Georgia. Tethys is producing oil and gas from four fields in Kazakhstan where it holds a 100% interest, the Doris and ...


  5. China Nonferrous Gold UK Regulatory Announcement: Hong Kong Listing UpdateRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | Business Wire

    Further to the announcement of 6 January 2015, China Nonferrous Gold Limited , the mineral exploration and development company currently developing the Pakrut gold project in the Republic of Tajikistan, announces that it has decided not to appeal the decision of the Securities and Futures Commission of Hong Kong and continues to consider its options. The Pakrut gold project, of which CNG has 100 per cent ownership, is situated in Tajikistan approximately 120km northeast of the capital city Dushanbe.


  6. Tajikistan Takes On The God SquadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Weekday Magazine

    Qishloq Ovozi is once again pleased to present the work of an up-and-coming authority in the field of Central Asian studies. Edward Lemon has written many articles recently about the role of religion in Tajikistan and about citizens of Tajikistan who leave the country to wage jihad.


  7. 11:50 Tajikistan considering possible removal of restrictions on power consumption in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | AkiPress

    The Open Stock Holding Company Barki Tojik is currently considering removal of restrictions on power consumption in rural areas of the country ahead of schedule. The move will be probably provided by the high level of water in a reservoir of the Nurek hydropower plant major producer of electricity in Tajikistan and satisfactory amount of water flow in the Vakhsh River, Chief of Barki Tojik Rustam Rakhmatzoda said at a press conference in Dushanbe.


  8. 09:50 OSCE Border Management Staff College launches first educational event this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | AkiPress

    The first learning course of a six-month programme for instructors from the border academies of Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan was held on 20-27 January 2015 at the OSCE Border Management Staff College in Dushanbe. The course consisting of three modules: Professional Development of an Instructor; Preparing, Conducting and Evaluating the Learning Process; and the Learning Process in a Higher Education Institution.


  9. 15:31 Tajikistan wants to develop textile, clothing sector strategyRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | AkiPress

    Ministry of Industry and New Technologies of Tajikistan and the International Trade Center jointly start a series of stakeholders' consultations to develop a new five-year textile and clothing strategy for the country. The first consultative technical workshop gathering the related governmental agencies, international organizations, and the private sector will take place in Dushanbe on January 27-28.


  10. 15:19 Tajikistan Water Supply and Sanitation Network to hold session in DushanbeRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | AkiPress

    The first session of Tajikistan Water Supply and Sanitation Network in 2015 will take place in Dushanbe on January 28. The event will be facilitated by Oxfam GB in the framework of the Tajikistan Water Supply and Sanitation Project funded by Swiss Development Agency and implemented in partnership with the Government of Tajikistan and UNDP. Welcoming speeches are expected to be made by Sulton Rakhimzoda, First Deputy Minister of Energy and Water Resources, Zarif Alizoda, Ombudsman of Tajikistan, Patricia Veevers-Carter, World Bank Country Manager for Tajikistan, and Bojan Kolundzija, Country Director of Oxfam GB in Tajikistan.


  11. A Tajik Bazaar Director Accused of Beating an Orphan to Death Faces Public FuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | Global Voices Online

    ... to Save the Children , there are roughly 8,000 children living in poorly-funded state-run institutions in Tajikistan. In a popular public Facebook group Ya Dushanbinets-2 (I am a Dushanbe Resident), most users railed against the bazaar director. ...


  12. 16:37 Dushanbe, Tashkent cannot reach agreement on resumption of flightsRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | AkiPress

    ... transport minister," Asozoda said. In the framework of agreements reached during talks between the presidents of Tajikistan and Uzbekistan in Dushanbe in September 2014, Tajikistan had sent a number of proposals to Uzbekistan on expansion of ...


  13. Tajikistan, Russia agree 2015 oil product import balance at 856,000 tonnesRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | Interfax

    Jan 23 - Russia and Tajikistan have agreed the indicative balance for oil product imports in 2015 at 856,000 tonnes, down from 1 million tonnes in 2014, Tajik Energy and Water Resources Minister Usomnali Usmonzoda told journalists on Friday. "Five Russian companies have been designated to ensure supplies oof the oil products that Tajikistan requests this year.


  14. 09:34 Formation of Public Council for police reform considered in TajikistanRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | AkiPress

    An OSCE-supported roundtable on January 22 concluded the work of the Civil Society Advisory Group on the formation of the Public Council for police reform assistance in Kulyab and Kurgan-Tyube of Khatlon region in Tajikistan. The one-day roundtable brought together some 15 representatives of local public organizations based in Kulyab and 20 representatives of Kurgan-Tyube, as well as locals.


  15. Tajikistan: Is Threat to Close Turkish Schools Linked to Extradition Attempt?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | EurasiaNet

    Followers of Fethullah GA1 4len, seen here in a photo from 2004, have founded hundreds of schools around the globe, including six in Tajikistan. Analysts say the extradition of a Tajik dissident from Turkey may be behind the Tajik government's refusal to renew the schools' license.


  16. US stands back as Mongolia faltersRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 | Asia Times

    ... Putin in a trilateral format during the September 12 Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) summit, in Dushanbe, Tajikistan. In boosting these economic links, Mongolia was reacting to the precipitous fall in foreign direct investment (FDI) from ...


  17. For Tajik Film, Nowhere to Go but UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Transitions Online

    Tajikistan's first decade of independence left deep scars on its film industry, as civil war rent the fabric of society and the economy collapsed, becoming the weakest in the former Soviet Union. Many directors, actors, and skilled professionals left the country, never to return.


  18. 15:39 Dushanbe discusses Tajik-American cooperationRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 | AkiPress

    Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Tajikistan Nizomiddin Zokhid met with U.S. Ambassador to Tajikistan Susan Elliott, said the Ministry. Both sides expressed their satisfaction with the development of relations.


  19. Russian military base in Armenia to be staffed by contract servicemen only starting from 2016Read the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 | Groong

    ... city of Gyumri, near which the base is located, the source said. Russia's 201st military base stationed in Tajikistan has been staffed exclusively by personnel serving under contracts since December 2014, he said. The psychological and mental health ...


  20. Are Chinese Investors Ditching Kyrgyzstan for Tajikistan?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | EurasiaNet

    Chinese workers stay clear of trucks kicking up dust in July 2007 - northwest of Dushanbe, Tajikistan. Investment by China in Tajikistan has steadily grown the past few years, but Chinese companies have become more reluctant to expand in neighboring Kyrgyzstan.