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Newborn babies in Tajikistan are occasionally spirited away from maternity homes and sold.
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The world's largest supplier of commodities and rare earth materials, the Swiss trading company Glencore International AG has expressed interest in the modernization of the Tajik Aluminum Company TALCO, this was announced after the meeting of President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon with chairman of the company Andrew Kaplan in Dushanbe on Friday.
The Minister of Finance of the Republic of Tajikistan Abdusalom Kurbonov and the World Bank Country Manager for Tajikistan Marsha Olive today signed a grant agreement to finance the .
The Government of Tajikistan will support the aluminum producer Tajik Aluminum Company TALCO as it has significantly reduced production of aluminum, said Deputy Minister of Economic Development and Trade Negmadzhon Buriyev at a press conference in Dushanbe on Wednesday.
An Uzbek delegation headed by Foreign Minister Abdulaziz Kamilov arrived in Dushanbe to attend a meeting of the Council of Foreign Ministers of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization member-states, a representative of the Uzbek foreign ministry told Trend on July 30. The meeting will take place on July 30-31.
Negotiations of the Ministers of Foreign Affairs of Russia and Tajikistan in Dushanbe are aimed at further deepening of the strategic partnership between the states, the Russian Foreign Ministry's Information Department's commentary on the official visit of Russian FM Sergei Lavrov said.
Through July, experts were worrying about the Medvezhy glacier, which they thought might start advancing on villages in southeast Tajikistan as temperatures in this mountain region reach over 30 degrees.
Tajikistan's leading opposition force, the Islamic Rebirth Party , has complained of a concerted government campaign designed to discredit and weaken it ahead of a parliamentary election due next year.
Minister of Foreign Affairs of China Wang Yi will pay an official visit to Tajikistan at the invitation of Minister of Foreign Affairs of Tajikistan Sirodzhidin Aslov, according to spokesman of the Foreign Ministry Qin Gang.
Session of the National Coordinators of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization will be completed in Dushanbe on July 29, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Tajikistan said.
Akmal, a student in southern Tajikistan, is finding his university studies a struggle because the teaching is all in a language he has not fully mastered.
When Russian President Vladimir Putin addressed his security council on July 22, one statement in particular piqued the interest of Russia's allies -- er, friends: "Russia is fortunately not a member of any alliance.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 10:53 am
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