BISHKEK (TCA) â Kyrgyzstan Prime Minister Joomart Otorbayev has signed a decree according to which the Kyrgyz Government will allocate $3 million for relocation of part of the residents of Kyrgyzstanâs Barak exclave on the border with Uzbekistan, the Kyrgyz governmental press service said yesterday.
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TASHKENT (TCA) â China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) will set up a joint venture with Uzbekistanâs state oil and gas company Uzbekneftegaz to build and operate Line D of the Central Asia-China Gas Pipeline in Uzbekistan, Xinhua reported.
ASHGABAT (TCA) â Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, who is on a working visit to Balkan province, took part in the official ceremony of laying the founding stone of a carbamide plant with the capacity of 1,155 million tons of chemical fertilizer per year in the town of Garabogaz.
DUSHANBE (TCA) âThe pre-election situation in Tajikistan was discussed today during the meeting of the Deputy Leader of the Islamic Revival Party, Mahmadali Hayit, with the head of the department for democratic management and gender issues of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe, Dr. Marcin Valecki.
DUSHANBE (TCA) â The Head Accountant of the Islamic Institute of Tajikistan, Nishan Niyazov, is suspected of committing a corruption crime, according to the information provided by the press-center of the Anti-Corruption and Financial Control Agency of Tajikistan.
ASTANA (TCA) â Samruk-Kazyna Real Estate Fund has signed a cooperation agreement with RIXOS Hotels group to implement the first phase of the Kenderli resort project on the Caspian Sea coast in Kazakhstanâs western Mangistau province, Novosti-Kazakhstan reported citing the Tourism Industry Committee at the Investment and Development Ministry.
TASHKENT (TCA) â Uzbekistanâs state joint stock energy company Uzbekenergo has been implementing 28 major investment projects to create new and modernize and reconstruct the existing energy facilities in the country, Jahon information agency reported. In the first half of this year $247.8 million was used for the projects.
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TASHKENT (TCA) â During Uzbekistan President Islam Karimovâs visit to China on August 19 and 20 and his talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping, the two countries approved a five-year development plan for bilateral relations and signed a joint declaration.
BISHKEK (TCA) â On August 19, the Issyk-Kul 2014 Economic Forum completed its work at Lake Issyk-Kul in Kyrgyzstan. The forum was attended by representatives of government agencies, the business community and diplomatic missions of Kyrgyzstan, China, Russia, Kazakhstan, and Bangladesh. The participants discussed cooperation in the joint creation of a Silk Road Economic Belt. This initiative was launched by Chinese President Xi Jinping during his visit to Kazakhstan in September 2013. At the end of the forum, the participants signed a joint communiquĂ©.
ASTANA (TCA) â The size of unobserved economy, which includes the shadow economy, accounted for 28.6 percent of GDP in Kazakhstan in 2013, Novosti-Kazakhstan reported citing Alikhan Smailov, chairman of the Statistics Committee at Kazakhstanâs National Economy Ministry.
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ASHGABAT (TCA) â This week, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), in partnership with the Government of Turkmenistan and with the support of the Chevron Corporation, launched a training course entitled, âInvestment Banking and its Role in Effective Privatization and Capital Markets Development.â More than 20 bankers, financial specialists, and economists, representing several Turkmen banks, the Ministry of Finance, and the Ministry of Economy and Development, are participating in the training.
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Â DUSHANBE (TCA) â The new terminal of Dushanbe International Airport will be opened on 3 September in the Presidentâs presence.
DUSHANBE (TCA) â The Head of Majlis-i Milli of Tajikistan, Mahmadsaid Ubaydullaev, will pay an official visit to Russia in the second part of December.
19/08/2014 Armed incident on Kyrgyz-Uzbek border
BISHKEK (TCA) - Kyrgyz boder troops reported to "Rossiyskaya Gazeta" that the borders troops stumbled over approximately 25 unidentified civilians around Orto-Yntymak Kadamzhay village, in Batken province, while patrolling the border today.
BISHKEK (TCA) â Russia will lift all restrictions for the import of fruit and vegetables from Kyrgyzstan, Russian First Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov said at the meeting of the Eurasian Economic Commission of Russia, Belarus, and Kazakhstan held in Moscow last week, KyrTAG news agency (www.kyrtag.kg) reported.
TASHKENT (TCA) â The current situation with the Angren coal mine, the main coal mine in Uzbekistan, endangers the fulfillment of the countryâs multi-million natural-gas export contracts and threatens the countryâs energy supply in general, Uznews.net reports.
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