March 1, 2007 (RFE/RL) -- Energy talks have ended in the Uzbek capital without a breakthrough that would allow for energy-hungry Tajikistan to import Turkmen electricity.
New evidence suggests that striped hyenas might be extending their habitat northward in Central Asia, delighting conservationists.
February 14, 2007 (RFE/RL) -- U.S. assistance programs in Central Asia are going to receive fewer financial resources over the next few years.
Musical masters hope their Grammy nominations draw more attention to traditional music.
February 8, 2007 -- The trial of seven suspected members of the banned Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU) opened in Tajikistan's Soghd Province today.
January 31, 2007 -- Tajikistan's state natural-gas distributor has limited supplies to industrial and residential consumers due to mounting debts.
January 29, 2007 (RFE/RL) -- A Tajik court today released two Kyrgyz citizens after charges against them of human trafficking and hostage taking were dropped, RFE/RL's Kyrgyz Service reports.
January 29, 2007 (RFE/RL) -- Tajik security forces say they have found a 15 meter-long underground bunker likely used by militants of the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU).
January 23, 2007 -- Tajikistan has asked Russia to ease restrictions on migrant labor to allow one-third more Tajiks into the country than planned this year.
January 18, 2007 -- China's Sinohydro Corporation has been awarded a contract to build a large hydroelectric plant in northern Tajikistan.
Systematic efforts to control media in countries of the former Soviet Union have intensified in 2006, indicating a further erosion of civil liberties, the U.S.-based group says.
External Relations Commissioner Benita Ferrero-Waldner warns that neglecting Central Asia could drive it toward Russia and China.