Briefing on the outcomes of socio-economic development and investment opportunities in Tajikistan
On March 3, 2022, a briefing of the leadership of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on the results of the country's economic development in 2021 as well as on investment opportunities in Tajikistan, which was attended by heads of diplomatic missions, international organizations, international financial institutions and the media, was held in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Deputy Foreign Minister Sharaf Sheralizoda, in his opening speech, summed up the socio-economic development of the country, and also informed on international cooperation in the field of trade, transport, tourism, sustainable development, measures taken by the government to expand it, mentioned investment opportunities, the country's initiatives on water issues and sectoral changes, including new tax incentives, as well as underlined the country's tasks in priority areas of foreign economic cooperation for the future.
The leadership of the Ministry of Industry and New Technologies, the State Committee for Investments and State Property Management and the Tax Committee of the Republic of Tajikistan, according to the agenda of the briefing, have informed about industry achievements and their main indicators, the process of implementing state programs in the framework of the proclamation of 2022-2026 as “Years of Industrial Development”, new edition of the Tax Code, as well as opportunities for cooperation with foreign investors and other topics.
Particular attention was paid to the presentation of the tourism sector taking into account the decision of the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan on the introduction from January 1, 2022 of a unilateral visa-free regime for citizens of 52 countries of the world, which helps to attract foreign tourists.
At the end of the briefing, representatives of government agencies answered questions of the representatives of diplomatic missions, international organizations, international financial institutions and the media.