Tajikistan has increased exports of precious and semi-precious stones and metals since the beginning of this year.


Tajikistan's main export partners are Switzerland, Turkey, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan and Afghanistan. This is reported by the Tajik publishing house "Avesta" with reference to the Ministry of Economic and Trade Development of the Republic.

The Turkish Agency for Сooperation and Сoordination (TIKA) has provided assistance to Tajikistan to combat a new coronavirus infection (COVID-19).

In the first quarter of 2020, the revenues of private Telecom operators in Tajikistan increased by 13.2%, the Avesta Agency reports, referring to the Communications Service under the government of the Republic of Tajikistan.

On May 20, aid from the government of Tajikistan was delivered to the victims of natural disasters in Uzbekistan, the NIAT Khovar reports citing the press service of the Sughd region's chairman.


In Tajikistan, 61 new businesses have started operating in four months of this year, the Tajik Telegraph Agency (TajikTA) reported on Friday.

On May 15, Tajik leader Emomali Rahmon announced a decision to send material assistance of almost about half a million dollars to the Gorno-Badakhshan region. The main focus will be on supporting COVID-19 patients and doctors. This was reported on the online radio "Voice of the CIS" in the press office of the Ministry of Health.

The Dushanbe Coordination Office of the Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TIKA) provided humanitarian aid consisting of food and hygiene materials to those in need in Tajikistan.

Iran has sent the first shipment of humanitarian aid to Tajikistan to fight the coronavirus pandemic. According to the Iranian Embassy in the Republic of Tajikistan, 6 tons of medical supplies and medicines will be delivered by special flight from Mashhad to Dushanbe, Avesta news Agency reports.

A military transport plane of the Ministry of Defense of Uzbekistan delivered humanitarian cargo to Tajikistan on May 8, the Tajik Telegraph Agency (Tajikta) reported.