Although the Taliban have pledged protection for the TAPI project, the Natural Resources Monitoring Network is anxious.
Remote economic crisis-hit country which lately lost a toll road contractor after claims of non-payment looks to triple its cargo handling capacity.
RSF Index 2018 takes aim at populist leaders from Donald Trump to Czech President Milos Zeman, warning that hostility towards the media is no longer limited to authoritarian regimes.
Turkmenistan has committed to covering 85% of the project’s costs and Uzbekistan’s support would bring some welcome relief given Ashgabat’s current financial woes.
Serdar Berdymukhamedov appears to have embarked on a journey that may end in him succeeding his father.