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The FINANCIAL -- The EBRD is providing a US$ 110 million loan to national power utility of Tajikistan, Barki Tojik to finance construction of the power converter station and related infrastructure in Tajikistan, as part of the high-voltage transmission line project Central Asia South Asia Electricity Transmission and Trade, otherwise known as ...

The FINANCIAL -- Aitmamat Nazarov has been working in beverage production for over 10 years and had always dreamed of leading a high quality drinks manufacturing company in the Kyrgyz ...

The FINANCIAL -- At the end of the first quarter of 2015, the government debt1 to GDP ratio2 in the euro area3 (EA19) stood at 92.9%, compared with 92.0% at the end of the fourth quarter of 2014. In ...

The FINANCIAL -- The euro area seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate was 11.1% in June 2015, stable compared with May 2015, and down from 11.6% in June 2014. The EU28 unemployment rate was 9.6% in ...

The FINANCIAL -- Euro area annual inflation is expected to be 0.2% in July 2015, stable compared with June 2015, according to a flash estimate from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European ...

The FINANCIAL -- On July 28, The EU and Belarus held a dialogue on human rights in Brussels, centred on a range of issues, including the establishment of a National Human Rights Institution, freedom ...

The FINANCIAL -- The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has signed an agreement with India’s commerce and industry association ASSOCHAM with the aim of strengthening ties ...