- Vnesheconombank and National Energy Saving Company of Uzbekistan sign a memorandum of cooperation
Vnesheconombank and National Energy Saving Company (NESC, Uzbekistan) signed a Memorandum of Cooperation.
Uzbekistan Daily. Sat, 20 Oct 2018 00:02:25 +0500.
- Artist Challenges Limits Of 'This System' In Kazakhstan
Kazakh artist Askhat Akhmedyarov is a provocative voice of dissent in a country where free expression is limited. The work of Kazakh artist Askhat Akhmedyarov is unique and sometimes shocking. ...
Radio Liberty. Fri, 19 Oct 2018 14:39:00 +0000.
- Presidents give start to construction project of first NPP in Uzbekistan
Engineering surveys started at the site after the ceremony
Tass. Fri, 19 Oct 2018 16:33:20 +0300.
- UPDATE 2-Russia and Uzbekistan launch work on nuclear power plant
Russia and Uzbekistan began preliminary work on Friday on the first Uzbek nuclear power plant project which Moscow estimates will cost $11 billion.
Reuters. Fri, 19 Oct 2018 08:36:53 -0400.
- Russia to build two-reactor nuclear plant in Uzbekistan
MOSCOW (AP) - Russian President Vladimir Putin and the president of Uzbekistan have agreed that Russia will build the ex-Soviet republic's first nuclear power plant. ...
Washington Times. Fri, 19 Oct 2018 07:55:21 -0400.
- Putin, Mirziyoev Launch Construction Of Nuclear Power Plant In Uzbekistan
Russian President Vladimir Putin and Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoev have launched the construction of a nuclear power plant in Uzbekistan's western region of Navoiy, which Moscow estimates will cost $11 billion.
Radio Liberty. Fri, 19 Oct 2018 07:47:26 +0000.
- Turkmenistan opens $3.4 billion chemical plant
KIYANLY, Turkmenistan (AP) - The Central Asian nation of Turkmenistan has opened a chemical plant that cost $3.4 billion to build, its latest effort ...
Daily Mail. Wed, 17 Oct 2018 11:45:38 +0100.
- India aims to expand presence at military base in Tajikistan
India is seeking to expand its presence and activities at a military base in Tajikistan where some 150 Indian Air Force (IAF) and quasi-military Border Roads Organisation (BRO) personnel have been stationed since 2005. ...
Rahul Bedi, New Delhi. Janes 360. Tue, 16 Oct 2018 01:00:00 GMT.
- On the reform path: Uzbekistan opens up after years of isolation
After death of President Islam Karimov, who ruled for decades, government attempts to be more transparent and fair.
Al Jazeera. Sun, 14 Oct 2018 10:10:37 GMT.
- US, Russian crew in Russian space center after failed launch
A U.S. astronaut and his Russian crewmate arrived Friday at the Russian space center for medical checks following a failed launch that led to an emergency landing in the steppes of Kazakhstan.
Vladimir Isachenkov. Fox News. Fri, 12 Oct 2018 11:00:32 GMT.
- Astronauts cheat death as rocket fails in mid-flight
Two astronauts have survived an emergency landing in Kazakhstan after the Soyuz rocket carrying them to the International Space Station (ISS) failed in mid-flight.
Irish Independent. Fri, 12 Oct 2018 02:30:00 +0100.
- WATCH: Spacecraft makes emergency landing in Kazakhstan
The spacecraft's two-man crew, NASA astronaut Nick Hague and Russian cosmonaut Aleksey Ovchinin, made an emergency landing in the craft's capsule in Kazakhstan.
ABC News. Thu, 11 Oct 2018 13:33:39 -0400.
The nations of Central Asia include Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, and Mongolia,
as well as Tajikistan and Turkmenistan. For more news and official
information about these nations, visit the national government websites
The Republic of Kazakhstan's
capital city is Astana, and its national currency is the Tenge.
The primary language of Kazakhstan is Kazakh, and in 2007, the
nation's estimated population was 15,285,000.
The Kyrgyz Republic's
capital city is Bishkek, and its national currency is the Som.
The primary languages of Kyrgyzstan are Kyrgyz and Russian, and the
country's estimated population in 2007 was 5,284,000.
Mongolia's capital city
is Ulaanbaatar, and its currency is the Tugrug. Khalka Mongolian
is the primary language of Mongolia, and in 2007, Mongolia's population
was estimated at 2,952,000.
The Republic of Tajikistan's capital city
is Dushanbe, and its official currency is the Somoni. Tajik, Uzbek,
and Russian are commonly used languages in Tajikistan, and in 2007,
the estimated population of Tajikistan was 7,077,000.
Turkmenistan's capital city
is Ashgabat, and its national currency is the Manat. The primary
languages of Turkmenistan are Turkmen, Russian, and Uzbek, and its
estimated 2007 population was 5,097,000.
The Republic of Uzbekistan's
capital city is Tashkent, and its currency is the Sum. The primary
language of Uzbekistan is Uzbek, and its estimated population in 2007