The volume of transit container transportations via Kazakhstan rose by 49%, Minister of Investments and Development Zhenis Kassymbek said at the Government's weekly meeting.
Young women in Kyrgyzstan are reaching for the stars. They are working to build and launch the country’s first satellite before 2020.
International Monetary Fund (IMF) has published a new forecast of the growth of world economy and individual geographic regions. Central Asia, in general, looks more than promising. The average index of economic growth of the countries in the region, for this and the following years, is at a higher level than the world’s total.
ASTANA, November 18. /TASS corr. Yulia Nitchenko/. Russia is working on designing a satellite for Kazakhstan, and invites Uzbekistan to cooperate, Roscosmos representative in Kazakhstan Anatoly Krasnikov told TASS on Saturday.
Tajik President Emomali Rahmon has launched a new hydroelectric station that had been vehemently opposed for years by the late leader of neighboring Uzbekistan, Islam Karimov, tajikistannews.net reports.
TEHRAN, Nov. 18 (Xinhua) -- Iran has opened a business center in Kyrgyzstan's capital Bishkek to promote trade ties with the Central Asian country, Eghtesadonline news website reported Sunday.
DUSHANBE (TCA) — The OSCE Programme Office in Dushanbe has started a new project “Patrol Field Capacity Building of the Tajik Border Troops through promotion of Regional Co-operation”. The project is supported by the Federal Republic of Germany and was launched last week in the Regional Training Centre of Khalkayor, some 230 km south of Dushanbe.
Decades after incompetent rule by a Soviet dictator Central Asia’s most populous country is taking important steps toward strengthening the rule of law and opening its economy.
First nationwide Kazakh language exam was held in state institutions in Latin alphabet.
Kazakh cement producer, SAS-Tobe Technologies, has increased its exports to Uzbekistan, Podrobno.uz reported.