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Turkmenistan eyes to hold int’l seminar on simplification of customs procedures

Turkmenistan is considering the issue of holding an international seminar on simplification of customs procedures for attracting investments in 2019 together with the World...

Avalanches claim five lives in Tajikistan

DUSHANBE -- At least five people have been killed in snow avalanches in Tajikistan this week, officials said. Emergencies Committee spokeswoman Umeda Yusufova told RFE/RL...

Uzbekistan eyes to emerge as India’s gateway to Central Asia

Uzbekistan President Shavkat Mirziyoyev will attend Vibrant Gujarat international investment summit as a key guest of the Prime Minister...

Kazakhstan’s population reaches 18.37 million

ASTANA: As of December 1, 2018, Kazakhstan's population reached 18,376,200 people, increasing by 238.9 thousand people, or 1.3%, year on year, Kazinform has learned...

Turkmenistan attracts investments for production of mineral fertilizers

In order to bring Turkmenistan among the world leaders in the export of chemical products, it is necessary to attract investments for the construction...

Tajikistan produces over 1.2 million tons of grain

Tajikistan reduced the volume of flour imports, while the volume of wheat imports, on the contrary, increased in 2018, Tajik media reports. According to the...

Uzbekistan turns to nuclear energy to power economy

When you run a large landlocked Central Asian state rich in uranium and with big economic ambitions, what do you do? You build a...

Tajikistan’s growth to average at 6% in 2019–2020 — World Bank

DUSHANBE: Tajikistan’s short-term and medium-term outlooks are positive, as growth in the Russian economy, elevated prices for major export commodities—cotton and aluminum—and growing regional...

Sushma Swaraj on 2-day visit to attend first India-Central Asia dialogue in Uzbekistan

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on January 12 left for a two-day visit to Uzbekistan to attend the first India-Central Asia Dialogue which is...

Tajikistan offers cheap electricity to Pakistan

RAWALPINDI: Tajik Ambassador Sherali S. Jononov on Friday offered electricity to Pakistan and also expressed desire to increase the trade volume between the two...

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