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5-12-2014, 13:31

EU to allocate 96 mln euro for Tajikistan’s agricultural sector


Avesta.Tj | 05.12.2014 | The European Union (EU) will provide more than 97 million euro for development of Tajikistan’s agricultural sector in 2015-2016, Tajikistan’s Agriculture Ministry said Friday.

At the meeting with the Tajik Minister of Agriculture Qosim Rohbar, the new appointed head of EU delegation to Tajikistan Hidayat Bishchevich said Thursday that the EU, according to its developed plan, will provide financial assistance to Tajikistan till 2020.

Thus the country will receive concessional loans and grants, Bishchevich added.

In 2015 the EU will provide 51 million euro for development of agriculture sector and 46 million euro in 2016.

Minister Rohbar briefed the European diplomat that by the support of international experts the country’s laws and regulations are complied with the qualities of World Trade Organization (WTO).