Tajikistan: first consignment of Turkish-assembled buses expected to arrive in Dushanbe soon

The first consignment of buses assembled in Turkey is expected to arrive in Dushanbe soon, Tajik Minister of Transport Khudoyor Khudoyorzoda reported. According to him, Tajikistan has purchased 40 Isuzu buses assembled in Turkey for Dushanbe. “In summer, we plan to purchase 24 more Isuzu bases from Turkey,” the minister said. Dushanbe authorities intend to…

Estonia: Swedbank growth estimate unchanged

According to the Swedbank Economic Outlook released on April 6, the bank has left the 2017 GDP growth forecast for Estonia at 2.2%, while unemployment is expected to increase to 7.6% this year. According to the bank’s forecast, Estonia’s GDP is expected to grow by 2.2% this year and by 2.8% next year. Household consumption…

Tajikistan: delegation flies to Moscow for negotiations over air travel problems

The term of Tajik Transport Ministry’s ultimatum to the Russian aviation authorities is expiring today. An official source at the Ministry of Transport of Tajikistan says the Russian aviation authorities have invited their Tajik counterparts to Moscow for negotiations over the air travel problems. “Tajik delegation left for Moscow today,” the source noted. When asked…