Water prices rise in Tajikistan
Avaz Yuldoshev, September
DUSHANBE, Asia-Plus - Tajikistan’s
government has approved a 10-14 percent increase in the price of water for
apartment buildings starting from September 1 this year.
a spokesman for the Dushanbe
mayor, told Asia-Plus that the price hikes came in response to recommendations
of the Ministry of economic Development and Trade (MEDT).
In Dushanbe, the price of
water for apartments from the second to the twelfth floor rose from 2.00 somoni per each member of family per month and for
apartments from the twelfth floor and above the water price rose to 2.74 somoni.
dormitories now pay 1.88 somoni per month and private
households now pay 1.24 somoni per each member of
family per month.
are 64 dirams per one cubic meter of water for
federally funded institutions and 1.59 somoni per one
cubic meter of water for other organizations, the spokesman said.