Latest Geography of Tajikistan Stories

2008-08-14 12:00:49

Text of report by Tajik newspaper Nigoh on 7 August Since late last week, the price of fuel products has increased in the regions of the country [Tajikistan]. The price of one litre of petrol stood at 3.7-3.8 somoni [one somoni is about 3.4 somoni] and that of diesel oil was 3.8-3.9 somoni in some regions. According to information from the [Tajik] Ministry of Economic Development and Trade, the cause of the increase in the price of fuel is a rise in its price in the world market. A...

2008-06-28 12:02:22

Tajik President Emomali Rahmon has said his country is ready to provide drinking water from its lake to people in Central Asia. In his speech at a Tajik-hosted international conference on reduction of the danger of water-related natural disasters on 27 June, President Rahmon also blamed a drought in Central Asia for lack of some foodstuffs in the country. The Tajik president also said that his country would not implement hydro-energy projects to the detriment of its neighbours. The following...

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