Tajikistan - Level 4: Do Not Travel
Do not travel to Tajikistan due to COVID-19. Exercise increased caution in Tajikistan due to terrorism.
Tajikistan is a small land-locked country that borders Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, China, and Afghanistan and is home to some of the highest mountains in the world. Tajikistan is the poorest of the former Soviet republics in Central Asia. It is a nominally constitutional, democratic, and secular republic, dominated by President Emomali Rahmon who has been in power since 1992. Tourist facilities are undeveloped and many goods and services usually available in other countries are unavailable.
Argentina opens third Confucius Institute at its oldest university
Students of the Confucius Institute at Tajik National University in Tajikistan learn to play ... with courses taught by teachers from both China and Argentina, and an enrollment of some 150 ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 12 Oct 2020 11:07:00 GMT
Fulbright applications soar to new heights
That is the record-breaking number of Baylor applicants for the Fulbright U.S. Student Program this year. Sponsored by the U.S. government, the Fulbright program was first signed into legislation in ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 22 Oct 2020 21:53:00 GMT
Veteran Tajik president on course for fifth term
DUSHANBE (Reuters) - Tajikistan's Russian-allied President Imomali Rakhmon looks sure to secure a fifth term in office in Sunday's election as his four competitors' campaigns admit they do not ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 27 Oct 2020 17:01:00 GMT
Tajikistan\'s eternal ruler Emomali Rakhmon
Emomali Rakhmon, who has ruled Tajikistan for 28 years, has secured the country's presidency for the fifth time. The eccentric leader has brought peace ? but also suppresses any opposition.
Publ.Date : Sun, 11 Oct 2020 23:26:00 GMT
Tajikistan: School supplies for children affected by flood
The town of Sadriddin in Khuroson District, located about an hour and a half east of Dushanbe, the capital of Tajikistan ... cloth masks to the children and teachers to prevent the spread of ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 12 Oct 2020 20:18:00 GMT
Even more distantly related are languages of the East Iranian group, which includes, for example, Pashto, spoken in Afghanistan; Ossete, spoken in North Ossetia, South Ossetia, and the Caucasus; and ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 18 Aug 2008 12:07:00 GMT
Tajikistan strongman Rakhmon set to extend 28-year rule
Tajikistan's authoritarian president Emomali Rakhmon is expected to cement his grip on power after facing four token rivals in the former Soviet country's election for head of state on Sunday.
Publ.Date : Sun, 11 Oct 2020 08:47:00 GMT
UAE leaders congratulate Emomali Rahmon on being re-elected Tajikistan\'s President
ABU DHABI, 16th October, 2020 (WAM) -- President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a message of congratulations to President Emomali Rahmon of Tajikistan on being re-elected ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 16 Oct 2020 07:47:00 GMT
In Central Asia, the ever-growing chasm of inequality is deepening
Data shows how inequality in Central Asian states cascades down, promoting poor health, limited access to education and opportunities. It is 8am in Dushanbe, the capital of Tajikistan. Zafar, 39 ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 12 Oct 2020 04:30:00 GMT
World Bank in Central Asia
The Central Asia region (CA) comprises the countries of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan. It is a diverse region with a mix of upper middle and low income ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 18 Aug 2020 21:41:00 GMT
Over 360 Students Representing 88 Nationalities Join NYU Abu Dhabi as This Year?s Class of 2021
Also, for the first time, NYUAD?s incoming class includes students from Iceland, Liberia, and Tajikistan ... global and multidisciplinary research, teaching, learning, and collaboration.
Publ.Date : Sun, 08 Oct 2017 01:12:00 GMT