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  1. 12:12 Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan think over bilateral cooperation in fight against drug traffickingRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | AkiPress

    Representatives of the Main Department to Combat Drug Trafficking under the Interior Ministry of Kyrgyzstan met with their Tajik counterparts earlier this week in Dushanbe...

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  2. China Nonferrous Gold UK Regulatory Announcement: Issue of EquityRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | Business Wire

    ... ordinary shares in issue. The Pakrut gold project, of which CNG has 100 per cent ownership, is situated in Tajikistan approximately 120km northeast of the capital city Dushanbe. Pakrut is located within the Tien Shan gold belt, which extends from ...

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  3. Day of Sun to Be Commemorated in TajikistanRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | Korean News

    A Tajik preparatory committee for celebrating the birth anniversary of President Kim Il Sung was inaugurated in Dushanbe on March 12. The preparatory committee decided to hold diverse political and cultural events to praise the revolutionary career and exploits of the President on the occasion of the Day of the Sun.

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  4. 09:14 World Bank to allocate $13.5 mln for communal services development in TajikistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | AkiPress

    On March 17, the World Bank Group's Board of Executive Directors approved a grant of US$13.50 million to finance the Tajikistan Communal Services Development Fund Project aimed at improved delivery of basic municipal services for the population, the Bank said in a press release. The project builds on previous World Bank financed investments and reforms in municipal sector, which have already benefited over one million residents of Dushanbe and secondary towns.

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  5. in the Footsteps of Babur at Zankel Hall to Feature Musicians from...Read the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    On Friday, April 24 at 8:30 p.m. in Zankel Hall, acclaimed musicians from Afghanistan, India, and Tajikistan join together for In the Footsteps of Babur, a program celebrating the exuberant vitality of the Mughal court in the 16th century. Featured artists on the program-presented by Carnegie Hall in partnership with Robert Browning Associates-include Homayun Sakhi , Rahul Sharma , Salar Nader , Sirojiddin Juraev , and Mukhtor Muborakqadamov .

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  6. Qatari shares plummet across the boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | AME Info

    ... share, finishing 9.62 per cent higher at QAR49. Earlier in the day, the minister of finance in the Republic of Tajikistan HE Abdusalam Qurbanov today visited the Qatar Stock Exchange and held a meeting with the CEO, Rashid Bin Ali Al Mansoori, ...

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  7. Popular Tajik TV Host Sentenced To Prison For FraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | Weekday Magazine

    A court in Tajikistan has sentenced a popular television anchor, Muattara Juraeva, to six years in prison after convicting her of fraud. During a trial that attracted close attention in the poor Central Asian nation, prosecutors accused Juraeva of using her popularity as a lever to borrow "significant amounts" of money from several people and failing to pay her debts.

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  8. World Bank Continues Investing in Better Public Services for Tajikistan's PopulationRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    The World Bank Group's Board of Executive Directors today approved a grant of US$13.50 million to finance the Tajikistan Communal Services Development Fund Project aimed at improved delivery of basic municipal services for the population. The project builds on previous World Bank financed investments and reforms in municipal sector, which have already benefited over one million residents of Dushanbe and secondary towns.

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  9. Cafe Rokhat On Sheepshead Bay Road Changes Name To Cafe DushanbeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Sheepshead Bites

    ... launch the Sheepshead Bay Road location . Dushanbe, for those interested in a little learnin', is the capital of Tajikistan. It also means "Monday" in the Tajik language, because the city grew from the site of a Monday market. Here's a timelapse of ...

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  10. The Black Flag South Of The Amu-DaryaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Weekday Magazine

    ... Konduz Governor Mohammad Omar Safi saying IS militants are in his northeastern province, along the border with Tajikistan and not far from the border with Uzbekistan. Turkmenistan has been fortifying its border with Afghanistan for several months. ...

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  11. Dushanbe to host Csto FM meetingRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    A session of the Council of Foreign Ministers of the Collective Security Treaty Organization will take place here on April 1-2, Tajikistan's Foreign Ministry announced Tuesday. According to the ministry, foreign ministers of the CSTO members will mull a statement on marking the 70th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945, and prepare other documents.

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  12. 12:14 Dushanbe to host meeting of CSTO Council of Ministers of Foreign Affairs in AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | AkiPress

    The meeting of the Council of Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the Collective Security Treaty Organization will be held in Dushanbe on April 1-2, 2015, the Tajik Foreign Ministry announced. As Dushanbe chairs the organization in 2015, the meeting of the Council will be chaired by Minister of Foreign Affairs of Tajikistan Sirodzhiddin Aslov.

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  13. Tajikistan's Strongman Appoints Son to Head Corruption FightRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2015 | EurasiaNet

    Tajikistan's president often enthuses about leaving behind a country better than the one he took over 23 years ago. But the impoverished Central Asian nation fares poorly in many studies - from transparency and doing business to health and education - often because of the corruption that plagues the country's weak institutions.

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  14. CSTO Says Troops 'Could Be In Tajikistan In Three Days'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | Weekday Magazine

    ... emanating from the Afghan side of the border. Bordyuzha said Russia is not looking to create a "second front in Tajikistan, but [Russia] would never permit the security of a CSTO member to be in doubt." Bordyuzha is one of several Russian officials ...

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  15. Tajik Prostitutes Seek Protection In The HijabRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Weekday Magazine

    ... some measure of security. Prostitution is a misdemeanor offense punishable by only a small fine (up to $150) in Tajikistan, but police can be a hassle. A high-ranking Interior Ministry official, who spoke to RFE/RL's Tajik Service on condition of ...

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  16. Tajikistan struggles with currency slump amid Russia crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | The Peninsula

    Ex-Soviet Tajikistan on Friday scrambled to stave off panic over its tumbling currency as shockwaves from Russia's financial crisis continued to reverberate around the region. The impoverished Central Asian state's national bank announced tough controls on dollar sales in a bid to shore up its battered national currency the somoni.

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  17. 12:25 Kuvatov's cousin takes chairmanship over Group 24 Tajik opposition movementRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | AkiPress

    Cousin of Umarali Kuvatov, leader of Group 24 Tajik opposition movement killed in Istanbul this month, has become a new chairman of the movement recognized in Tajikistan as extremist. The Group 24 Political Council said on March 12 that Sharofiddin Gadoyev has been elected as the new chairman of the Group 24. Kuvatov, 47, was killed in Turkey on March 6. A tycoon who once had close ties with President Emomali Rahmon but became an opponent, Kuvatov was wanted by Dushanbe on fraud charges that he said were politically motivated.

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  18. HLN travel series embraces BoulderRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Denver Post

    "The Social Life" a new travel and food series on HLN, will focus on Boulder on March 17. The hook is the use of social media to find local curiosities, obscure favorites and insider advice on each location. "The Social Life" is hosted by Ali Nejad, self-described travel junkie and foodie .

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  19. Tajik Opposition Group 24 News Leaders After Quvatov's AssassinationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Weekday Magazine

    ... declined to say where exactly the gathering was held. The majority of the movement's members are living outside Tajikistan. Tajik authorities banned Group 24 branding it extremist after the group called on Tajik citizens for anti-government protests ...

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  20. International Investors Are Sweet on TajikistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Real Clear Politics

    Parliamentary elections in Tajikistan have overshadowed the recent commitments by international lenders to finance projects in the country. Both the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and the Asian Development Bank have allocated funds, giving a boost to Tajikistan's image.

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