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Turkmen 24-hour sports TV channel to begin operation January 1

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Wednesday, 14-December-2011
Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov

 

ASHGABAT: Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov has signed a resolution creating a 24-hour Turkmen TV sports channel, Turkmenistan.ru reported December 10.
The channel “Sport” is planned to begin broadcasting January 1. It is meant to encourage “widespread adoption nationwide of the principles of a healthy way of life” and other benefits, according to the resolution.
WB launches Dushanbe water improvement project
DUSHANBE – The Second Dushanbe Water Supply Project was inaugurated December 8 to improve water delivery to Dushanbe residents, according to a World Bank statement released December 12.
The US $19m (91m TJS) project seeks to achieve that goal by providing “technical assistance to improve management, operational and technical knowledge within the ‘Dushanbe Vodokanal,’” according to the statement.
Planners are focused on “launching a systematic metering program, completing the rehabilitation of critical production and distribution facilities, modernizing the managerial and technical capacity of the ‘Dushanbe Vodokanal’, and improving its operational and financial performance.”

 



    

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