The Kazakh tenge, the Uzbekistan Som, the Kyrgyz Som and the Tajikistan Somoni are all expected to fall (versus the US Dollar) because of ruble contagion.
Category: In Context
Uzbekistan: Power & Influence – How Decisions are Made. No business can succeed in any country without company management understanding how that country is run, decisions made, and disputes handled. It is equally important to understand the background, ambitions and motivation of the leader and the senior officials.
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Eurasia In Context: What Does Regime Change in Afghanistan Mean for Russia, Central Asia, and Investment Risk?
Russian officials have met regularly with Taliban leaders since 2018. Most recently a senior delegation visited Moscow in July. Russian officials in Afghanistan have also been engaged with the Taliban for many years. Both sides say they will work together.
Sanctions did not come alone . It is impossible to separately break out the impact of Western sanctions against Russia, and those countermeasures adopted by Moscow.
News media showed a major escalation in the fighting between Armenian and Azerbaijan forces over the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region on Sunday. There is no evidence, as yet, that the intensity may ease, and casualties are continuing to mount.
Central Asia is key to China’s BRI ambition of establishing a strong land route to Europe, considerably shortening transportation times. The region hosts two of the BRI’s most significant land corridors.