Tajikistan (i/tɑːˈdʒiːkᵻstɑːn/, /təˈdʒiːkᵻstæn/, or /tæˈdʒiːkiːstæn/; Тоҷикистон[tɔd͡ʒikɪsˈtɔn]), officially the Republic of Tajikistan (Tajik:Ҷумҳурии Тоҷикистон, Çumhuriji Toçikiston/Jumhuriyi Tojikiston; Russian:Респу́блика Таджикистан, Respublika Tadzhikistan), is a mountainous landlocked sovereign country in Central Asia. With an estimated 8 million people in 2013, it is the 98th most populous country and with an area of 143,100km2 (55,300sqmi), it is the 96th largest country in the world. It is bordered by Afghanistan to the south, Uzbekistan to the west, Kyrgyzstan to the north, and China to the east. Pakistan lies to the south separated by the narrow Wakhan Corridor. Traditional homelands of Tajik people included present-day Tajikistan, Afghanistan and Uzbekistan.
Forced to leave their community, they embarked on an arduous journey in search of safety, going first to Pakistan and later Tajikistan before being resettled in Canada in 2005... When we were living in Tajikistan, there was an art programme by UNHCR which offered refugee children the chance to create art, to be busy with their imagination.
Pakistan and Tajikistan on Wednesday called for a negotiated political settlement in Afghanistan before the US pullout, and a joint strategy against a rising tide of Islamophobia in the West... "Pakistan and Tajikistan are facing similar challenges ... "But for that, peace in Afghanistan is essential for both Pakistan and Tajikistan," he added.
The Government of Tajikistan has made a strong commitment to foster a digital economy and innovative technology development in Tajikistan ...GBAO is one of the poorest regions in Tajikistan and it is important to develop economic competitiveness to reduce its dependence on remittances and external aid.
...Anadolu Agency captured footage of homes and businesses that were destroyed, along with casualties, after two days of clashes at the border between Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan ... South Sudan and Turkey agreed to bring together business communities and development agencies from both countries ... He was 77 ... .
Anadolu Agency captured footage on Wednesday of homes and businesses that were destroyed, along with casualties, after two days of clashes at the border between Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan...Border clashes started last Wednesday between Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan over control of the local water distribution network, according to Kyrgyz media.
To provide front office management functions, reporting to WFPTajikistanCountry Representative through coordinating and controlling a full range of business support services ... S/he has responsibility for undertaking specialised business support work, such as organisation and coordination of work.
The price of the most sought-after grade of automobile gas in Tajikistan increased by nearly half over the past week ... The fuel business is one of many to have been all but monopolized by a senior representative of the ruling family ... Business newspaper Kursiv notes that power ...
Local oil trading companies, some closely connected to figures in government and the parliament, have traditionally padded their revenues by re-exporting small quantities Russian fuel to Tajikistan. This opaque business is frowned upon by Russia, whose duty-free sales to Kyrgyzstan are intended for local consumption ... .