ASTANA (TCA) â€” Kazakhstanâ€™s giant Kashagan oil field in the northern Caspian Sea will probably produce no oil this year and may produce only a small quantity of crude next year, according to Franceâ€™s Total SA, which owns a stake in the Kashagan project.
BISHKEK (TCA) â€” Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has said that the five Caspian Sea littoral countries â€” Azerbaijan, Iran, Kazakhstan, Russia, and Turkmenistan â€” are for peace and sustainable development in the Caspian region.
KHUJAND (TCA) - A total of 160 new industrial enterprises are expected to be introduced into operation in Sughd province this year.
ASHGABAT (TCA) - President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov received Deputy Chairman of LG Group, President and CEO of LG International, Hee-Beom Lee; President and CEO of Hyundai Engineering, Vi-Chul Kim, as well as President and CEO of Japanese TOYO Engineering, Katsumoto Ishibashi.
DUSHANBE (TCA) - CENTCOM Joint Theater Support Contracting Command (C-JTSCC) awarded contracts with Tajikistan vendors at $1 million 110 thousand during 2013-2014 under the Portal to Central Asian States (CAS) Business Project, according to the U.S. Embassy in Dushanbe.
BISHKEK (TCA) â€” The Aravan region is exemplary in the country in view of advanced technologies in agriculture, and local farmers should share their experience with others, said the Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan Joomart Otorbayev during his visit to the south of the country last week.
ASTANA (TCA) â€” The Government of Kazakhstan will approve regulations for subsidies of investments in agriculture, Novosti-Kazakhstan reports citing the countryâ€™s Agriculture Minister Asylzhan Mamytbekov.
ASTANA (TCA) â€” The Ministry of Environmental Protection and Water Resources of Kazakhstan in cooperation with the UN Development Program and Samsung Electronics company has launched an electronic waste management project in Kazakhstan, Minister of Environmental Protection and Water Resources Nurlan Kapparov said on Monday.
22/04/2014 Torpedo plant in Kyrgyzstan offered for sale
BISHKEK (TCA) â€” The Public Property Management Fund of Kyrgyzstan will offer for sale the governmentâ€™s 98.46-percent stake in the open joint stock company Dastan Transnational Corporation located in Bishkek, KyrTAG news agency (www.kyrtag.kg) reports citing the companyâ€™s press service.
DUSHANBE (TCA) â€“ On Friday April 18, Tajik Interior Ministry Ramazon Rahimzoda met here with Chinaâ€™s Minister of Public Security Guo Shengkun.
ASHGABAT (TCA) - The fifth meeting of the Turkmen-Tajik intergovernmental commission on trade-economic and scientific-technical cooperation was held in Ashgabat. As Turkmenistan.ru correspondent reports from Ashgabat, a delegation of Tajikistan headed by Minister of Energy and Water Resources Usmonali Usmonzada arrived in the Turkmen capital to attend the meeting.
DUSHANBE (TCA) - The Pamir Energy Company (PamirEnergy) has begun connecting small power plants located in remote areas of the Gorno Badakhshan Autonomous Region (GBAO) to central hydropower complex of the region.
ALMATY (TCA) â€” On April 16, the White House told the press that further economic sanctions against Russia regarding the escalating crisis in Ukraine will not be enforced unless the Russian side moves on a full-scale military intervention. However, US President Barack Obama firmly declared that any illegal action by Russia in Ukraine will carry consequences. With those words echoing earlier declarations by the US and European diplomacies, Central Asian leaders started to worry about the fate of their westbound exports. In Kazakhstan, Oil and Gas Minister, Uzakbai Karabalin, expressed his concern about the fate of Kazakh oil exports to Europe via pipeline. In Turkmenistan, the diplomatic pressure on Russia revived the negotiations on the Trans-Caspian pipeline to Azerbaijan and on the TAPI pipeline to India.
BISHKEK (TCA) â€” Russia's state-controlled Rosneft oil company has refused to buy a stake in the Manas airport in Kyrgyzstan, KyrTAG news agency (www.kyrtag.kg) reported quoting the countryâ€™s President Almazbek Atambayev as saying during his working trip to the Talas province last Thursday.
BISHKEK (TCA) â€” If need be, Russian gas monopoly Gazprom may build a gas pipeline connecting the north and south of Kyrgyzstan, KyrTAG news agency (www.kyrtag.kg) reported quoting the countryâ€™s President Almazbek Atambayev as saying last week.
21/04/2014 EBRD helps to modernize heating stations and bring down CO2 emissions in Kyzylorda in Kazakhstan
ASTANA (TCA) â€” The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and Kyzylordateploelektrocentr, the municipal heat and electricity provider in the Kazakh city of Kyzylorda, have agreed to support the program of modernization of the district heating system in the city. The program will be supported by the Clean Technology Fund (CTF) administered by EBRD under the district heating sector modernization framework.
ASHGABAT (TCA) - A delegation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan arrived in Bucharest on a working visit. As part of the visit, Turkmenistan and Romania held political consultations discussing cooperation between the two countries in political, economic, cultural and humanitarian spheres, the press service of the Turkmen Foreign Ministry said.
ASHGABAT (TCA) - Turkmenistan sells out three old Boeing aircrafts and buys three new aircrafts of this brand. As the Turkmenistan.ru correspondent reports from Ashgabat, President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov signed a resolution to this effect at a regular government meeting.
21/04/2014 Tajik Main Geology Directorate and German BGR discuss implementation of regional technical cooperation program
DUSHANBE (TCA) - Senior representatives from the Main Geology Directorate under the Government of Tajikistan (Glavgeologiya) and Germanyâ€™s Federal Institute for Geosciences and Natural Resources (BGR) have met in Dushanbe to discuss cooperation issues.
DUSHANBE (TCA) â€“ Tajik parliamentarians participated in sessions of commissions of inter-parliamentary assemblies of the CIS, the Eurasian Economic Community (EAEC) and that Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) that took place in St. Petersburg on April 16.
- 19/04/2014 Meeting of Security Council Secretaries of SCO member states is held in Dushanbe 
- 19/04/2014 IMF Mission Arrived in Dushanbe 
- 18/04/2014 New privatization round in Kazakhstan should relieve capital constraints 
- 18/04/2014 Kyrgyzstan to introduce e-government strategy 
- 18/04/2014 No more than 20 banks might be left in Kazakhstan by 2020 
- 18/04/2014 Kyrgyzstanâ€™s Batken province improving tourism infrastructure 
- 18/04/2014 OSCE trains Kazakhstanâ€™s prosecutors to counter cybercrime 
- 17/04/2014 Public-sector employees forced to become farmers in Uzbekistan 
- 17/04/2014 China remains the largest creditor of Kyrgyzstan 
- 17/04/2014 Financial sector of Kazakhstan developing steadily â€” Nazarbayev 
- 17/04/2014 Tajikistan, Belarus plan to launch joint vocational training facility 
- 17/04/2014 President of Turkmenistan receives UN Secretary Generalâ€™s Special Advisor 
- 17/04/2014 Central Asia experts discuss full abolition of death penalty 
- 16/04/2014 Agricultural sector in Uzbekistan recovering from April cold snap 
- 16/04/2014 Imports exceed exports almost three-fold in Kyrgyzstan 
- 16/04/2014 Russiaâ€™s LUKOIL optimizes its hydrocarbon assets in Kazakhstan 
- 16/04/2014 Over 30 mln USD spent for construction of Roghun HPP in Q1 2014 
- 16/04/2014 Turkmen delegation takes part in Caspian Dialogue 2014 International Forum 
- 16/04/2014 Cotton-sowing campaign progressing in Tajikistan 
- 15/04/2014 Kazakhstanâ€™s Kashagan oil bubble on the verge of an ecological disaster