Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan Presidents Discuss Bilateral Ties Over Phone

President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev discussed bilateral relations with his Kazakhstan counterpart Kassym-Jomart Tokayev over the phone on Thursday. Mirziyoyev and Tokayev also discussed relevant aspects of bilateral and regional cooperation, the Uzbek president’s press service said in a statement. …

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China Pledges To Work With Central Asian Countries On Key Projects

The Chinese Ministry of Commerce on Thursday said that Beijing would push forward with more bilateral infrastructure projects working together with Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, and Turkmenistan. The Ministry’s spokesperson, Shu Jueting in a press conference said that China would …

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Pakistan, Iran, Turkey Launch Railway Corridor

The much-awaited Islamabad-Tehran-Istanbul (ITI) railway corridor was inaugurated in Pakistan on Tuesday, a first major move towards regional connectivity, officials said. Pakistan’s Minister of Railways Azam Khan Swati and the country’s Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi inaugurated the ITI freight …

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Indian FM Holds Bilateral Talks With His Four Central-Asian Counterparts

The Indian Foreign Minister S. Jaishankar said he held separate talks with his counterparts from Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan, covering bilateral cooperation in areas of security, energy, connectivity, health and education. Jaishankar said he met with Uzbekistan FM Abdulaziz …

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India To Host 3rd Meeting of India-Central Asia Dialogue on Sunday

India will host the third edition of its foreign ministerial dialogue with five Central Asian countries on December 18-19 with a focus on pressing regional issues like connectivity and developments in Afghanistan. Indian External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Arindam Bagchi said …

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India To Host 3rd Meeting of India-Central Asia Dialogue on Sunday

India will host the third edition of its foreign ministerial dialogue with five Central Asian countries on December 18-19 with a focus on pressing regional issues like connectivity and developments in Afghanistan. Indian External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Arindam Bagchi said …

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Iran, Kyrgyzstan Vow Closer Security Cooperation

Top security officials from Iran and Kyrgyzstan vowed for closer political and security cooperation between the two countries.    Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council Ali Shamkhani and Vice Chairman of the Security Council of Kyrgyzstan Talatbek Masadykov met …

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