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Is Turkmenistan's gas line a pipe dream?

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For many, the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (Tapi) gas pipeline is nothing but a pipe dream.

Its starting point is in Turkmenistan, one of the most isolated and closed-for-business states in the world, before it goes through war-torn Afghanistan and then reaches two countries that are hard to describe as partners – Pakistan and India. 270 more words

China

Turkmenistan News | Male Youth

Turkmenistan cuts study abroad for boys to expand military conscription
  • As conflict in Afghanistan threatens to spill into Turkmenistan, the Turkmen government has ended sponsorship for its male students to study abroad for college in order to broaden the conscription pool.
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Law & Politics

Get to Know: CIS Regulatory Authorities

This chart lists the pharmaceutical, medical and related regulatory authorities of Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) countries along with links to their relevant websites.

Lifesciences Compliance Knowledge

Suicide Bomber Kills 15 In Afghanistan

At least 15 people have been killed, and a further 38 wounded, following an attack by a suicide bomber, travelling on a motorcycle, near a busy marketplace in northwest Afghanistan. 139 more words

World

Turkmenistan: the country where nobody smokes

The health-obsessed former Soviet republic Turkmenistan is the country with the world’s lowest proportion of smokers, the World Health Organisation’s director general, Margaret Chan, said during a visit to the isolated nation on Tuesday. 226 more words

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