Gulf Times - Tajikistan
Qatar, Tajikistan businesses to boost joint investments: Sheikh Ahmed

Qatar, Tajikistan businesses to boost joint investments: Sheikh Ahmed

HE the Minister of Economy and Commerce, Sheikh Ahmed bin Jassim bin Mohamed al-Thani has said efforts will be made to encourage joint investment projects between Qatari and Tajikistan businessmen.

Three climbers, two crew die in Tajikistan helicopter crash

Three climbers, two crew die in Tajikistan helicopter crash

Three Russian climbers and two Tajik crew members have died in a helicopter ‘hard landing’ in Tajikistan's remote mountainous region, emergency services said Monday.

Tajikistan to create 'tourist police' after attack kills four

Tajikistan to create 'tourist police' after attack kills four

The move is a response to the attack by an armed gang on a group of seven foreign cyclists on Sunday.

Killers of tourists in Tajikistan 'pledge allegiance' in IS video

Killers of tourists in Tajikistan 'pledge allegiance' in IS video

An armed gang attacked a group of seven foreign cyclists, killing four and injuring two, on a popular biking route in the south of the impoverished ex-Soviet nation on Sunday.

Armed attackers killed 4 tourists in Tajikistan: police

Armed attackers killed 4 tourists in Tajikistan: police

Four tourists, including two Americans, were killed in Tajikistan on Sunday by armed attackers in what was originally reported as a hit-and-run road accident, the interior minister said Monday.

Seven migrant workers dead in Russian blaze

Seven migrant workers dead in Russian blaze

Seven construction workers from Tajikistan died in western Siberia Saturday when the shipping container they used as a home at a building site caught fire, officials said.

Earthquake in Tajikistan destroys 30 homes, school

Earthquake in Tajikistan destroys 30 homes, school

At least 30 homes and a school were destroyed in an earthquake that caused no injuries or deaths in Tajikistan, the ex-Soviet country's state emergencies committee reported Saturday.

Tajikistan votes in referendum

Tajikistan votes in referendum

Polls closed in former Soviet Tajikistan yesterday in a referendum on constitutional changes almost certain ...

Qatar seeks increased trade relations with Tajikistan

Qatar seeks increased trade relations with Tajikistan

HE the Minister of Economy and Commerce Sheikh Ahmed bin Jassim bin Mohamed al-Thani yesterday called for increasing trade ties between Qatar and Tajikistan.

Afghan forces recapture district on Tajik border

Afghan forces recapture district on Tajik border

Afghan forces on Sunday wrested control of a northern district bordering Tajikistan from the Taliban, officials said, two months after its capture stoked fears the jihadists' violence could spread to Central Asia.