Diplomacy

2018-01-16
2018-01-16

US supports sovereignty, independence of Central Asian countries

The US and Central Asian nations share key strategic interests such as countering terrorism and improving regional stability, says a top US diplomat.


2018-01-09
2018-01-09

Central Asia to see upswing in regional co-operation in 2018: analyst

Central Asian nations will increase co-operation this year, with leaders potentially meeting for the first time since 2005, Kazakhstani political scientist Erlan Karin predicts.


2017-12-13
2017-12-13

Uzbekistan, Afghanistan enter 'new stage of co-operation'

Central Asian security, bilateral trade and infrastructure development were among the topics during Afghan President Ashraf Ghani's visit to Tashkent earlier this month.


2017-12-05
2017-12-05

Uzbekistan, Afghanistan agree to co-operate 'in all spheres'

The leaders of the two countries oversaw the signing of dozens of agreements and trade contracts worth more than $500 million.


2017-11-20
2017-11-20

Co-operation between Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan improves with new agreements

Strengthening ties will help both countries develop rapidly and stimulate their economy, observers predict.


2017-11-17
2017-11-17

Nazarbayev calls for joint efforts to ensure regional security

Integration of Central Asian states will help improve security and prosperity in the region, predicts Kazakhstani President Nursultan Nazarbayev.


2017-11-13
2017-11-13

Central Asian states sign co-operation agreement at EU annual meeting

EU concerns include preventing youth radicalisation, the Iranian nuclear programme and achieving stability in Afghanistan, EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said.


2017-11-09
2017-11-09

'American Space' opens its doors in Almaty

The US Consulate General teamed with private businesses to open a new collaborative community centre.


2017-09-18
2017-09-18

Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan reach historic new stage in relations

The most tangible sign of progress was the re-opening of the long-restricted Dostuk/Dustlik border crossing.


2017-07-19
2017-07-19

Afghanistan-Central Asia Dialogue calls for building mutual trust

The recently concluded conference revealed that regional and international peace might more easily be found by getting to know neighbours than by fearing them.


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