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A market provides a microcosm of part-time, seasonal or informal employment.
State oppression is combined with indifference from local human rights groups.
The country’s recent parliamentary elections show process of tentative change is real.
Conservative values and censorship means that artists and performers are tightly regulated.
Hopes for hi-tech entrepreneurship as an emerging market.
6 Nov 18
Workshop looks at how to create and conduct effective journalism courses to international standards.
11 May 18
Nepotism and ethnic bias are hampering innovation.
4 Apr 18
Once-mighty intelligence agency weakened by a serious shake-up.
13 Mar 18
Trip is latest in leader’s efforts to improve a range of regional relations.
7 Mar 18
Tashkent wants to attract more visitors to previously isolated country.
22 Nov 17
In surprise move, previously isolated state calls for tighter regional integration.
8 Sep 17
Landmark meeting indicates progress over trade and border issues.
15 Mar 17
Scope for change on foreign policy, but domestic reform may be mostly cosmetic.
7 Dec 16
Initial moves towards reform have not convinced observers that the new leader will end a quarter of a century of dictatorial rule.
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