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Kyrgyzstan hosts regional seminar on prevention of HIV/AIDS, TB and Hepatitis C

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Kyrgyzstan hosts regional seminar on prevention of HIV/AIDS, TB and Hepatitis C

- AKIPRESS.COM - A regional seminar on prevention of HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and hepatitis C organized by the National Red Crescent Society is taking place in Bishkek on July 17-21... You are trying to access paid-for content on our website. We charge 190 som for the access to this news article. You may also pay for one-month access to the website content by ordering subscription here
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Atambayev: Prophet Muhammad said an hour of learning science replaces a night of prayers

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Atambayev: Prophet Muhammad said an hour of learning science replaces a night of prayers

- - There is no place for stupidity, cunning and barbarity where there is education, said President Almazbek Atambayev on July 12. "Prophet Muhammad said an hour of learning science replaces a night of prayers. Don't smack your foreheads in prayers, do science. Look at how the Universe is formed, look at your own history at least. Then you will not confuse religion with Arabic culture," he said
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Mrs. Kyrgyzstan 2017 crowned

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Mrs. Kyrgyzstan 2017 crowned

- AKIPRESS.COM - Nazik Sagynbekova was crowned Mrs. Kyrgyzstan 2017, the most beautiful married woman of Kyrgyzstan. Jyldyz Majitova, 51, became the first runner-up, while Mahinur Roziyeva, 40, was named the second runner-up of the beauty pageant. Mrs. Kyrgzstan 2017 beauty pageant took place in one of the restaurants of Bishkek on July 10 and 12 women competed for the title. 25-year-old Nazik Sagynbekova thus will represent Kyrgyzstan in the international beauty pageant Mrs
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Kazakh Central Election Commission website came under cyber attack amid Senate elections

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Kazakh Central Election Commission website came under cyber attack amid Senate elections

- AKIPRESS.COM - Official website of the Central Election Commission (CEC) came under the cyber attack amid the elections to the Senate, upper house of the bicameral parliament of Kazakhstan, the CEC said in a statement. "All necessary measures to counter the hacking attempts were taken. Now the website is no longer under hacking threat," the statement said. IP address of the hackers located in one of the European countries, the statement said
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Mirziyoyev visits Islam Karimov's house in Tashkent

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Mirziyoyev visits Islam Karimov's house in Tashkent

- - President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev during the Eid al-Fitr day on June 26 visited the house of the first president of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov in Tashkent, Uzbekistan TV channel reported. Since the early morning, Karimov's house was full of people coming to commemorate him on the holy day. Those gathered performed prayer in honor of the first president, the report said
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AFC Asian Cup qualifier: Upbeat India face tough Kyrgyzstan test

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AFC Asian Cup qualifier: Upbeat India face tough Kyrgyzstan test

- India come into the game after winning six official international matches on the trot, including a 2-0 victory over Nepal last week, and they would fancy their chances against the central Asians in the home leg tie at Sree Kanteerava Stadium. High on confidence following a six-game winning streak, India will face their toughest test this year when they take on Kyrgyzstan in an AFC Asian Cup qualifying round football match on Tuesday
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Bukhara Airport becomes best airport among CIS countries

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Bukhara Airport becomes best airport among CIS countries

- AKIPRESS.COM - Bukhara International Airport in Bukhara region won the annual competition “The best airport of the CIS countries”, the press service of the Uzbekistan Airways said. The air harbor of Bukhara was awarded with diploma and Cup for “great contribution to the development of the airport”. The Civil Aviation Association of the CIS countries awarded the Bukhara airport in 1999 as well
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OSCE conducts training courses on gender stereotypes and leadership for young women from rural areas of Tajikistan

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OSCE conducts training courses on gender stereotypes and leadership for young women from rural areas of Tajikistan

- AKIPRESS.COM - The last in a series of 12 regional training courses on gender stereotypes and leadership for young women from rural areas conducted by the OSCE Office in Tajikistan’s Democratization Unit concluded on May 25, the OSCE said. During the months of April and May, some 190 young women from Dushanbe and five regions shared their experiences with the prejudices and obstacles they face on a daily basis, but also discussed ways to tackle those issues and achieve a satisfactory work-life balance
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Russia, Kazakhstan approve Kyrgyzstan's new biometric passport as travel document

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Russia, Kazakhstan approve Kyrgyzstan's new biometric passport as travel document

- - Russia and Kazakhstan confirmed that they accept a Kyrgyz citizen's new biometric passport as a travel document, the consular service of the Kyrgyz foreign ministry said. The parties found the new Kyrgyz passports valid and in conformity with intergovernmental agreement between Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, and Tajikistan on the mutual visa-free travels of the citizens dated 30 November 2000. Kyrgyzstan started issuing new IDs from May 1
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National Bank of Tajikistan trying to keep inflation

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National Bank of Tajikistan trying to keep inflation

- Reduction of production of the main agricultural products and increasing the volume of money resources as a result of foreign currencies changes, as well as investment of the problematic banks caused the rise of inflation and foreign currency in Tajikistan, the National Bank's press service said. Inflation made 4.4% within 4 months of this year, which is 1.9% more than in the same period of the last year
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Sheikh Abdullah visits Khazrati Imam Mosque in Uzbekistan

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Sheikh Abdullah visits Khazrati Imam Mosque in Uzbekistan

- AKIPRESS.COM - UAE Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Sheikh Abdullah Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, visited Khazrati Imam Mosque in Tashkent during his official visit to Uzbekistan. Sheikh Abdullah toured the outer facilities of the mosque. He was accompanied by Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan, Kamilov Abdulaziz Khafizovich, and Mohammed Hareb Al Mehairbi, UAE Ambassador to the Republic of Uzbekistan, Gulf Today reported
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Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia to meet with leadership of Spiritual Administration of Muslims

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Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia to meet with leadership of Spiritual Administration of Muslims

- AKIPRESS.COM - Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia, who arrived in Bishkek, will hold talks with representatives of the Spiritual Administration of Muslims of Kyrgyzstan, Director of the State Agency for Religious Affairs Zaiyrbek Ergeshov reported. According to him, the program of the visit, which will be held on May 27-29, envisages meetings with the leadership of Kyrgyzstan and presentation of his book “Freedom and Responsibility” published in Kyrgyz language
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Mongolia appoints Ambassadors to Switzerland, France, Japan, Canada, Germany and US

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Mongolia appoints Ambassadors to Switzerland, France, Japan, Canada, Germany and US

- The Parliament of Mongolia discussed and approved May 25 the appointment of heads of Mongolian diplomatic missions in 6 countries. President Tsakhiagiin Elbegdorj made a proposal on the appointment of six Ambassadors to Parliamentary Standing committee on Security and Foreign Policy which gave a nod, and transferred it to the Parliament. The candidates were - Purevsuren Lundeg to Switzerland, Battur Avirmed to France, Ganbat Damba to Germany, Tenger Gonchigzeveg to Japan, Otgonbayar Yondon to the US and Chimguundari Navaan-Yunden to Canada
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Brazil's Temer deploys army as protesters battle police

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Brazil's Temer deploys army as protesters battle police

- Brazil's president ordered federal troops to restore order in the country's capital, Brasilia, after some ministries were evacuated during clashes between police and protesters seeking Michel Temer's ouster, Al Jazeera reported. Temer is struggling to retain power after the release of a recording that appears to capture him approving hush money for a convicted former lawmaker. Brazil's top court is investigating him for alleged obstruction of justice and involvement in passive corruption
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Head of Uzbekistan's Central Bank passes away at age 67

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Head of Uzbekistan's Central Bank passes away at age 67

- Chairman of the Central Bank of Uzbekistan Faizulla Mullajanov, who worked on this position for 14 years and named by Global Finance as one of the best heads of central bank in 2015, passed away in Tashkent. He was 67. The funeral will be held today in the afternoon, relatives said. According to them, Mullajanov was suffering chronic kidney disease and diabetes over the past 2-3 years
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Ramadan in Tajikistan starts on May 27

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Ramadan in Tajikistan starts on May 27

- AKIPRESS.COM - The Ramadan month in Tajikistan this year will start on May 27. The decision was taken by a council of ulemas of Tajikistan on May 22, Avesta news agency reported. Secretary of the council of ulemas of the country Hairullo Saidov noted the size of zakat (a form of alms-giving and religious tax in Islam) will be $65 for those Muslims, who have extra money in the amount of at least $2,600
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  • Tajikistan might ban taking photo and video from emergency situations
    Tajikistan might ban taking photo and video from emergency situations

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    Interior Ministry of Tajikistan plants to impose punishments for those citizens, who take photo or video from the process of elimination of the natural disasters, road accidents and accidents. The respective decision was announced by Minister Ramazon Rahimzoda on July 21 in Dushanbe while speaking about the large fire on the bazaar. "The most number of people taking photo and video near the accidents, which created difficulties to fire fighters to extinguish the fire," he said
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Politics & Government

  • Kazakhstan’s Ambassador delivers credentials to President of Croatia
    Kazakhstan’s Ambassador delivers credentials to President of Croatia

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    Ambassador of Kazakhstan to Croatia Mr. Tolezhan Barlybayev delivered his credentials to the President of Croatia Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović last week, the press service of the Kazakh foreign ministry said. At the ceremony, the Kazakh diplomat congratulated the Head of State and expressed best wishes on Croatia's Statehood Day on behalf of President Nursultan Nazarbayev. In the light of the 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Kazakhstan and Croatia, the Ambassador stressed Astana's consistent focus on comprehensive strengthening of Kazakh-Croatian cooperation as well as importance of enhancing bilateral relations
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Sports

  • Turkmen sambo wrestlers win 7 gold medals at Asian Championship in Tashkent
    Turkmen sambo wrestlers win 7 gold medals at Asian Championship in Tashkent

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    AKIPRESS.COM - Turkmen sportsmen won 7 gold, 13 silver and 19 bronze medals at the Asian Sport and Combat Sambo Championship in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. More than 300 sambo wrestlers from 29 countries participates in the competitions. Sapar Doveltov and Kerimberdy Dovletov (men's up to 62 kg), Muhammet Kosekov (men's up to 68 kg), Rushana Nurjanova (women's up to 56 kg) and member of national team in 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) Gulbadam Babamuratova ( women's up to 52 kg) won gold medals
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Business

  • National Bank of Tajikistan trying to keep inflation
    National Bank of Tajikistan trying to keep inflation

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    Reduction of production of the main agricultural products and increasing the volume of money resources as a result of foreign currencies changes, as well as investment of the problematic banks caused the rise of inflation and foreign currency in Tajikistan, the National Bank's press service said. Inflation made 4.4% within 4 months of this year, which is 1.9% more than in the same period of the last year
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Technology

  • Kazakh Central Election Commission website came under cyber attack amid Senate elections
    Kazakh Central Election Commission website came under cyber attack amid Senate elections

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    AKIPRESS.COM - Official website of the Central Election Commission (CEC) came under the cyber attack amid the elections to the Senate, upper house of the bicameral parliament of Kazakhstan, the CEC said in a statement. "All necessary measures to counter the hacking attempts were taken. Now the website is no longer under hacking threat," the statement said. IP address of the hackers located in one of the European countries, the statement said
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Health

  • Kyrgyzstan needs a national center for child nutrition – Minister of Health
    Kyrgyzstan needs a national center for child nutrition – Minister of Health

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    AKIPRESS.COM - Kyrgyzstan needs a national center for child nutrition, Zdorovye reported Minister of Health Talantbek Batyraliyev as saying during his visit to infant-feeding center (milk kitchen) of Bishkek... You are trying to access paid-for content on our website. We charge 190 som for the access to this news article. You may also pay for one-month access to the website content by ordering subscription here
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Family & Parenting

  • Justice Ministry of Kyrgyzstan offers to replace birth certificates with internal passports
    Justice Ministry of Kyrgyzstan offers to replace birth certificates with internal passports

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    AKIPRESS.COM - The Ministry of Justice of Kyrgyzstan suggests to stop issuing certificates of birth and replace this document with internal passports to citizens under 16 years... You are trying to access paid-for content on our website. We charge 190 som for the access to this news article. You may also pay for one-month access to the website content by ordering subscription here
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Society & Culture

  • Head of Uzbekistan's Central Bank passes away at age 67
    Head of Uzbekistan's Central Bank passes away at age 67

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    Chairman of the Central Bank of Uzbekistan Faizulla Mullajanov, who worked on this position for 14 years and named by Global Finance as one of the best heads of central bank in 2015, passed away in Tashkent. He was 67. The funeral will be held today in the afternoon, relatives said. According to them, Mullajanov was suffering chronic kidney disease and diabetes over the past 2-3 years
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Religion & Spirituality

  • Uzbekistan celebrating Eid al-Fitr
    Uzbekistan celebrating Eid al-Fitr

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    AKIPRESS.COM - Uzbekistan is celebrating the holy holiday of Muslims — Eid al-Fitr — today. The event was started with the Eid al-Fitr in more than 200,000 mosques of the country. Muslims today give each-other presents and feast. The religious Eid (Muslim religious festival) is the first and only day in the month of Shawwal during which Muslims are not permitted to fast
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Entertainment & Arts

  • Kazakh singer Dimash Kudaibergen awarded MTV Music Award
    Kazakh singer Dimash Kudaibergen awarded MTV Music Award

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    AKIPRESS.COM - Kazakhstan's popular singer Dimash Kudaibergen has won the MTV Music Award, producer Alpamys Sharimov said. "Most Popular Overseas Award" went to Dimash at the MTV Asian Music Gala in Guangzhou, China. Dimash is a tenor altino. He became famous in China in 2017 when he joined the Singer 2017 (Chinese TV series) where he took the second place. In March 2017, Dimash won in the "Most Popular Asia Singer" nomination in Top Chinese Music Awards
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Education

  • Police stop high school graduates driving a convoy of cars
    Police stop high school graduates driving a convoy of cars

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    AKIPRESS.COM - Police stopped high school graduates driving a convoy of 5 cars on the Bishkek street as the teenagers are celebrating their Farewell Bell on May 25. Patrol police had to chase school graduates for several dozens of meters as the young drivers initially did not obey to traffic stop. According to patrol police, vehicles will be impounded. A convoy of 7 cars with school graduates behind the wheel was stopped at the Baitik Baatyr street today
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Farming

  • 90 mln som needed for 2017-2021 livestock breeding development program
    90 mln som needed for 2017-2021 livestock breeding development program

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    AKIPRESS.COM - 90 million som needed for implementation of 2017-2021 Livestock Breeding Development Program of the Ministry of Agriculture, Melioration and Food Industry of Kyrgyzstan, Tazabek reported with reference to the Ministry... You are trying to access paid-for content on our website. We charge 190 som for the access to this news article. You may also pay for one-month access to the website content by ordering subscription here
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Travel & Recreation

  • Russia, Kazakhstan approve Kyrgyzstan's new biometric passport as travel document
    Russia, Kazakhstan approve Kyrgyzstan's new biometric passport as travel document

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    - Russia and Kazakhstan confirmed that they accept a Kyrgyz citizen's new biometric passport as a travel document, the consular service of the Kyrgyz foreign ministry said. The parties found the new Kyrgyz passports valid and in conformity with intergovernmental agreement between Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, and Tajikistan on the mutual visa-free travels of the citizens dated 30 November 2000. Kyrgyzstan started issuing new IDs from May 1
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Law & Crime

  • Taliban claim deadly Kabul suicide attack
    Taliban claim deadly Kabul suicide attack

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    At least 24 people have been killed and more than 40 wounded after a suicide car bomb targeted a bus carrying ministry staff in Afghanistan's capital Kabul, Al Jazeerareported citing officials. Intelligence officials told Al Jazeera that the bus was carrying staff of the Ministry of Mines and Petroleum when it came under attack on Monday. The attack happened just before 7am local time (02:30 GMT) and took place close to the house of the deputy government Chief Executive Mohammad Mohaqi, said officials
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Life & Style

  • OSCE conducts training courses on gender stereotypes and leadership for young women from rural areas of Tajikistan
    OSCE conducts training courses on gender stereotypes and leadership for young women from rural areas of Tajikistan

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    AKIPRESS.COM - The last in a series of 12 regional training courses on gender stereotypes and leadership for young women from rural areas conducted by the OSCE Office in Tajikistan’s Democratization Unit concluded on May 25, the OSCE said. During the months of April and May, some 190 young women from Dushanbe and five regions shared their experiences with the prejudices and obstacles they face on a daily basis, but also discussed ways to tackle those issues and achieve a satisfactory work-life balance
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Science & Nature

  • Mountains of Kyrgyzstan to be shown in documentary about mountain ecosystem of planet
    Mountains of Kyrgyzstan to be shown in documentary about mountain ecosystem of planet

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    AKIPRESS.COM - A group of climbers, cinematographers and photographers made a documentary about the ecosystem of the mountainous regions of the planet, which included the Ala-Too mountains of Kyrgyzstan... You are trying to access paid-for content on our website. We charge 190 som for the access to this news article. You may also pay for one-month access to the website content by ordering subscription here
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