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  1. Tajik Experts Call for Review of Water Agreements as Tensions Rise With Kyrgyzstan

    7 Mar 2014- 10:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DUSHANBE, Tajikistan Tensions over “water supply and fair distribution of water resources in the region of Central Asia” have been aggravated in recent years, and “immediate measures should be applied to recons ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/07/2014 - 10:28

  2. US Diplomat Says Studies Needed on Tajikistan's Rogun Hydropower Project

    25 Feb 2014- 10:15 by Local Press Report DUSHANBE Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty A top U.S. diplomat says Washington will wait before weighing in on a controversial dam project in Tajikistan. Richard Hoagland, the U.S. deputy assistant secretary of state ...

    Local Press Report - 02/25/2014 - 10:15

  3. World Bank, Tajikistan Discuss Development Program

    13 Feb 2014- 09:52 by Local Press Report DUSHANBE AzerNews The discussion of the program focusing on supporting higher living standards for the Tajik people was on the agenda of negotiations between the World Bank (WB) and Dushanbe. The discussions were h ...

    Local Press Report - 02/13/2014 - 09:52

  4. Shareholders Elect New Observation Council for Tajikistan's Rogun Hydropower Project

    11 Feb 2014- 09:56 by Local Press Report DUSHANBE Trend News Agency The shareholders of Tajikistan's Rohun hydropower plant project elected new members of the project's observation council, Avesta.tj reported on Feb. 11. The council consists of ...

    Local Press Report - 02/11/2014 - 09:56

  5. Migrant Workers Poisoned by Sewer Gas in Moscow

    11 Feb 2014- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MOSCOW, Russia Moscow’s water utility company last week issued orders to ensure that the ventilation equipment in its entire wastewater network is in a functioning state of repair. The move came after six migr ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/11/2014 - 10:01

  6. EU Urged to Support Tajikistan’s Rogun Hydropower Project

    3 Feb 2014- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRUSSELS, Belgium The European Union must support Tajikistan’s Rogun Hydropower Project in order to ensure “that the Tajiks may fulfil their full potential by turning water into energy as an instrument of peace ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/03/2014 - 10:04

  7. Japan Expands Support for Tajikistan Water Project

    29 Jan 2014- 09:56 by Local Press Report DUSHANBE Times of Central Asia The Signing Ceremony of Exchange of Notes concerning the Project for Rehabilitation of Drinking Water Supply Systems in Panj district of Khatlon province between Japan’s Government, r ...

    Local Press Report - 01/29/2014 - 09:56

  8. Shooting on Kyrgyz-Tajik Border Over Isfara River Water Distribution

    20 Jan 2014- 10:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BATKEN, Kyrgyzstan A recent shooting incident between Kyrgyz and Tajik security forces, which left eight people injured, was fueled by concerns over water distribution from the Isfara River, authorities in the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/20/2014 - 10:11

  9. Tajikistan Asks Russia to Support Controversial Rogun Dam

    17 Jan 2014- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MOSCOW, Russia Tajik Ambassador to Russia Abdulmajid Dostiyev met this week with Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Grigory Krasin to ask for Moscow’s support of the controversial $3 billion USD, 3,600-megawatt R ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/17/2014 - 10:02

  10. Tajikistan Ratifies Grant Agreement to Improve Dushanbe Water Supply

    10 Jan 2014- 10:18 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DUSHANBE, Tajikistan On January 7, the Supreme Assembly of Tajikistan, the country’s national parliament, ratified the second phase of a grant agreement between the country and the International Development As ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/10/2014 - 10:18

  11. Tajikistan Not Paying Hydropower Bills

    9 Jan 2014- 10:00 by Local Press Report DUSHANBE Eurasianet.org For the second time in two months, a company behind a foreign-operated hydropower dam in Tajikistan has said the state-controlled electricity distributor is not paying its bills. And despite ...

    Local Press Report - 01/09/2014 - 10:00

  12. Tajik Capital’s Drinking Water Is Safe, Says Official

    16 Dec 2013- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DUSHANBE, Tajikistan Despite its cloudy appearance, drinking water in the Tajik capital is free of microbial contamination, a city official said last week. Zievuddin Avgonov, head of the city’s sanitary and ep ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/09/2014 - 14:59

  13. Japan Supports Water Supply Projects in Tajikistan

    11 Dec 2013- 09:54 by Local Press Report DUSHANBE The Times of Central Asia The Government of Japan will start providing assistance for new projects that aim at improving conditions of the various sectors in the Republic of Tajikistan, Japan embassy in Du ...

    Local Press Report - 12/11/2013 - 09:54

  14. EBRD Funds Water Supply Improvements in Six Tajik Districts

    10 Dec 2013- 10:18 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DUSHANBE, Tajikistan The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is providing $27.5 million USD in loans and grants to improve water supply in six districts in Tajikistan by the end of 2016, ac ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/10/2013 - 10:18

  15. ADB, Tajikistan Celebrate 15 Years

    30 Oct 2013- 10:01 by Local Press Report DUSHANBE 4-Traders The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and Tajikistan are celebrating 15 years of partnership in reducing poverty and achieving inclusive and sustainable growth in the country. Tajikistan joined ADB in ...

    Local Press Report - 10/30/2013 - 10:01