Economy

2017-07-20
2017-07-20

Businesses in Uzbekistan and Tajikistan taking advantage of thawing relations

Trade between the two countries is flourishing as the two sides seek warmer and more-lucrative ties.


2017-07-13
2017-07-13

Uzbekistan places 'special emphasis' on Afghanistan

Uzbekistani officials are offering to help build Afghanistan and calling for the international community to aid their war-stricken neighbour.


2017-07-11
2017-07-11

Interest in co-operation with Tajik firms is growing, observers say

By developing trade and reducing poverty, Tajikistan is eliminating grounds for radicalisation, say observers.


2017-05-23
2017-05-23

New era of co-operation between Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan bringing benefits

Citizens of both countries are enjoying easier border crossings, while businesses plan ambitious joint ventures.


2017-05-08
2017-05-08

Cross-border trade increases between Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan

For the first time in years Kyrgyz farmers and business owners crossed over the border on a officially sanctioned visit to sell and buy goods in Tajikistan.


2017-05-03
2017-05-03

Recent trade fair heralds deepening Uzbekistan-Tajikistan ties

For the first time in 25 years of independence, Tajikistan hosted a trade fair of Uzbekistan's exports.


2017-04-25
2017-04-25

Tashkent anticipates population boom with end of residence restrictions

The government May 5 will discuss allowing any Uzbekistani citizen to buy real estate in Tashkent and to reside there legally.


2017-04-21
2017-04-21

Direct flights signal deepening cooperation between Pakistan, Uzbekistan

Recently restored air travel links and joint business projects show the two countries' growing interests toward each other, observers say.


2017-04-17
2017-04-17

Uzbekistan seeks to make Bukhara a tourism hub

Officials are considering ideas such as establishing a duty-free zone and a tourism police force.


2017-03-01
2017-03-01

ECO countries vow to defeat militancy, stimulate economic growth

The main challenges the ten Economic Co-operation Organisation (ECO) countries face are extremism, terrorism and drug trafficking, officials say.


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