The Kazakh car industry requires pre-export financing of foreign supplies and a number of subsidies from the state in order to enter the Uzbek market, said Oleg Alferov, head of Kazakhstan’s Union of automotive industry enterprises KazAvtoProm.
A new 110-kilovolt power transmission line was commissioned in Turkmenistan on July 26.
AKIPRESS.COM - President of Tajikistan visited the construction site of the Rogun dam on July 25. The President was accompanied by Prime Minister Kohir Rasulzoda to see the progress of construction carried out around the clock at 78 blocs.
The Central Asia countries are developing a similar to the Schengen zone visa system, according to Kazakhstani Senator, Chairman of the Committee on Foreign Relations, Defense and Security Dariga Nazarbayeva. She believes the prospected Silk-visa zone will attract foreign tourists to the Central Asian region.
Foreign Ministers of Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan Sirodjiddin Aslov and Erlan Abdyldaev have agreed to accelerate the process of determining the border between the states, Sputnik Tajikistan reported referring to the Kyrgyz Foreign Ministry.
AKIPRESS.COM - Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan held the second round of the joint exercises, the Ministry of Defense of Uzbekistan said.
Uzbekistan will allocate a loan of $100 million for the development of the business of three Tajik banks, Sputnik Uzbekistan reported, referring to Avesta news agency.
A wind power plant with a capacity of 42 megawatts will be built in Mangistau region of Kazakhstan, the press service of the mayor of the region said on July 23.
BISHKEK (TCA) — The foreign ministers of Central Asia countries said they had agreed to increase cooperation against international terrorism and religious extremism after a meeting in the Kyrgyz resort city of Cholpon-Ata held on July 20-22.
ALMATY (Reuters) - Thousands of mourners packed into a sports hall to remember Kazakh figure skater Denis Ten on Saturday, two days after he was stabbed to death in the street in Almaty.