Will Tajikistan Ever Join the Eurasian Economic Union?

In the past few weeks, there were some discussions inside Tajikistan about its potential membership in the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU). Although for Tajikistan, joining the EAEU has been on the table for a while, there are indications that …

Tajikistan suspends electricity deliveries to Uzbekistan

Tajikistan says it has stopped delivering electricity to neighboring Uzbekistan and Afghanistan because diminished river levels caused by a winter of reduced snowfall have constrained output at the Soviet-build Nurek hydroelectric plant. …

Uzbekistan to extend coronavirus lockdown beyond Aug.1

Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev has agreed with his Cabinet's proposal to extend a nationwide lockdown beyond Aug. 1 as the coronavirus situation remained "serious" in the Central Asian nation, his office said on Thursday, …

Uzbekistan bans export of pharmaceutical products

The authorities of Uzbekistan have introduced a temporary ban on the export of pharmaceutical products amid increase of coronavirus cases, the operational headquarters under the government of the country informed. "The export of …

Amshey Nuremberg at the Museum of the East

On July 8, an exhibition of Amshey Nuremberg, a student of Kiriak Kostandi, dedicated to the 75th anniversary of Victory in the Great Patriotic War, opened at the Museum of the East. The exposition presents about 50 works of the artist: …