Tajikistan Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. 16:56 4.4 earthquake registered in eastern TajikistanRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | AkiPress

    The epicenter of the earthquake that occurred in the morning at 9.58 am located 95 km west of Murgab district (360 kilometers east of Dushanbe).

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  2. 16:46 Minister of Foreign Affairs of Tajikistan and Chinese...Read the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | AkiPress

    Minister of Foreign Affairs of Tajikistan Sirodzhiddin Aslov and Chinese Ambassador to Tajikistan Fan Xianrong discussed prospects for cooperation on Wednesday, January 14, said the Ministry.

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  3. 16:42 Minister of Foreign Affairs of Tajikistan and World Bank...Read the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | AkiPress

    Minister of Foreign Affairs of Tajikistan Sirodzhiddin Aslov met with permanent representative of the World Bank in Tajikistan Patricia Veevers-Carter, said the Ministry on Wednesday. They discussed issues of further cooperation between Tajikistan and the World Bank, including the support of social and economic development of the country.

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  4. 10:27 Tajikistan imports nearly 90% of oil products from RussiaRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | AkiPress

    Tajikistan imports around 90% of oil products from Russia, Deputy Chief of the Customs Service Nuriddin Makhmadov told the press conference in Dushanbe on Wednesday. Share of other countries in total imports of oils and lubricants was slight in 2014 Kazakhstan with 8.4% and Turkmenistan with 2.8%.

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  5. Starwood debuts in Tajikistan.Read the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | 4 Hoteliers

    Owned by CJSC CHL International, a subsidiary of CHL Limited , Sheraton Dushanbe Hotel boasts a central location within Tajikistan's capital city and features 148 rooms, state-of-the-art meeting facilities, three restaurants and all of the Sheraton brand's signature amenities and services. "We are thrilled to mark Starwood's entry into Tajikistan with the launch of our iconic Sheraton brand inDushanbe, in partnership with CJSC CHL International," said Michael Wale , President, Starwood Hotels & Resorts, Europe, Africa & Middle East.

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  6. Tajikistan: Human Rights Lawyer ImprisonedRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    Tajik authorities are attempting to silence one of the most active and independent voices of Tajikistan's legal profession. Kudratov's prosecution, which we believe to be politically motivated, strikes directly at the independence of the legal profession in the country."

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  7. MegaFon offers HD voice services in TajikistanRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2015 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    Russian-backed mobile operator MegaFon Tajikistan has launched high-definition voice services over its 3G network in 'several areas of the city of Dushanbe', using Adaptive MultiRate-WideBand technology.

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  8. 17:04 Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Tajikistan sums up 2014, sets goals for 2015Read the original story

    Jan 12, 2015 | AkiPress

    Minister of Foreign Affairs of Tajikistan Sirodjiddin Aslov instructed the relevant departments of Ministry to pay attention to individual questions on organization of important international events planned this year in Dushanbe, said the Ministry of Foreign Affairs...

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  9. 16:22 Tajikistan's national youth football team beats CSKA Pamir Dushanbe 2-0Read the original story

    Jan 12, 2015 | AkiPress

    The national youth football team of Tajikistan, which consists of players under 21, played a control match within the preparation for Commonwealth Cup 2015, which will take place in St. Petersburg on January 16, said the Football Federation of Tajikistan. Alisher Tukhtayev's players held the match against CSKA Pamir Dushanbe performing in the top league of the national championship.

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  10. 15:25 Tajik counternarcotics agency announces results of operational activity in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | AkiPress

    Results of operational activity in 2014 were reviewed at the meeting held by Rustam Nazarzoda, Director of the Drug Control Agency under the President of Tajikistan. The meeting thus summed up the operational activity of the Agency in the past year on national strategy implementation plan to combat drug trafficking in Tajikistan for 2013-2020, fight against drug trafficking, control of trafficking legality and drug abuse prevention, as well as joint operations, regional trainings and strengthening of international cooperation, according to the statement.

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  11. 09:38 Dushanbe police detain young man walking around with Makarov pistolRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2015 | AkiPress

    Police officers of the city of Dushanbe detained a local resident, 18, last Thursday, the press service of the Interior Ministry of Tajikistan reports.

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  12. EU Views Diverge on Sanctions, Bosnian Serb Lawmaker Faces Srebrenica ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Transitions Online

    ... base in the southeastern Kulyab region will be home to "tanks, armored vehicles, and other weaponry," a source in Tajikistan's Defense Ministry told RFE. While there is no "immediate threat" from the Taliban, units of all Tajikistani security ...

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  13. 13:28 Prospects of Tajik-Iranian cooperation discussed in DushanbeRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2015 | AkiPress

    Prospects of cooperation were discussed in Dushanbe on Thursday at a meeting of the Deputy Foreign Minister of Tajikistan Nizomiddin Zokhid with Iranian Ambassador to Tajikistan Hujatullo Fagoni, the Foreign Ministry reported.

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  14. Eyeing Taliban, Tajikistan Sets Up New Military Base On Afghan BorderRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2015 | EurasiaNet

    Tajikistan's armed forces are setting up a new base near the Afghanistan border in response to the apparent massing of fighters on the Afghan side of the border. The base, to be called "Khomiyon," will be in the Kulyab region.

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  15. Russia's Migrant Workforce Is DwindlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... increasingly better opportunities have been opening up across the board. Russia has large military bases in Tajikistan and Armenia, and a military presence in other parts of the former Soviet Union (including Moldova, and Abkhazia and South Ossetia ...

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  16. Starwood Enters TajikistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Hotel Business

    Owned by CJSC CHL International, a subsidiary of CHL Limited, Sheraton Dushanbe Hotel offers 148 rooms, state-of-the-art meeting facilities, three restaurants and all of the Sheraton brand's signature amenities and services. Located five minutes from Dushanbe International Airport, the new Sheraton offers access to the city's central business district, government offices and embassies.

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  17. 16:55 Two die in car accident in Dushanbe suburbRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2015 | AkiPress

    Two people died and one was injured in a car accident in Dushanbe suburb on Wednesday, said the Interior Ministry of Tajikistan on Thursday. According to the press service of the law enforcement agency, the accident occurred on the territory of the village Choryakkoron of Rudaki district.

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  18. Suspected Islamist Leader, Subordinates Detained In TajikistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Weekday Magazine

    The suspected leader of a cell of the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan and 10 alleged subordinates have been detained in Tajikistan. The Tajik Interior Ministry said in a televised statement late on January 7 that Ikrom Halilov, a former imam of a local mosque, and the others had been apprehended in Shahrinav district, 50 kilometers west of the capital, Dushanbe.

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  19. 12:20 Tajikistan intends to certify "Tajikistan" planet in solar systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | AkiPress

    ... Sciences and she is engaged in the study of meteor showers. Currently the Academy is working on certification of "Tajikistan" planet. This work is expected to be completed in 2015, the President of Academy of Sciences said. During 2014, the meteors ...

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  20. 10:59 10 suspected members of terrorist organization preparing attack ...Read the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | AkiPress

    ... of the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU) terrorist organization were detained by law enforcement officers of Tajikistan in Shakhrinav district, located 50 km west of Dushanbe. It was found out that 34-year-old resident of the district R. ...

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