Tajikistan to reduce wheat imports

According to forecasts of the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), in the following season (June-July) Tajikistan will import 1 million tons of wheat, which is below the annual average level for the country. In February-March the weather conditions in the agricultural regions of Tajikistan were favorable for development of winter crops. Precipitation was higher…

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Tajikistan: AKFED buys Tcell from Telia

The Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development (AKFED) has added another telecoms operator to its portfolio by buying Telia Company’s 60% stake in Tajikistan operator Tcell. AKFED already owned the other 40% and is reportedly paying just $27.7 million for the rest. AKFED owns Afghanistan’s Roshan mobile operator, which in turn also owns Smart Telecom,…

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Ukraine: Ukrzaliznytsia carries out no transportation in uncontrolled territories

PJSC Ukrzaliznytsia has stated it does not carry out any activity in the territory uncontrolled by Ukraine, the Ukrzaliznytsia department of information policy and public relations has said. “The company does not use rolling stock for any transportation in the occupied areas of Donetsk and Luhansk regions,” the statement said. Ukrzaliznytsia also notes there is…

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