▲ Up
 
16:09 26-04-2017
MAIN АКИpress CA-News
ADVERTISE WITH US SUBSCRIBE
KazakhstanKyrgyzstanMongoliaTajikistanTurkmenistanUzbekistanWorld
POLITICSBUSINESSINCIDENTSSOCIETYCULTURESPORTANALYSISSCIENCE
Tajikistan launches own social-networking website
17:10, 24 July 2014, 579

AKIPRESS.COM - Tajikistan has launched a new social-networking website expected to become an alternative to the Russian odnoklassniki.ru, which had been inaccessible to many in Tajikistan since July 18, Asia-Plus reports.

Ghanijon Salomzoda, the founder of the new site, vipnet.tj, told journalists on July 23 that it prohibits the publication of extremist materials and the use of foul language.

The site also prohibits “the uploading of materials violating Tajik traditions,” as well as videos and photos that “violate Islamic legislation,” and materials violating copyright law.

It is not clear what is meant by “Islamic legislation” and what materials “violate Tajik traditions.”

The odnoklassniki.ru was used by Tajiks to share information and materials about different topics, including some thoughts to be sensitive for Tajik authorities.


Full access to all news articles in English

1 month2000 somsubscribe
year20000 somsubscribe
These subscription fees are for private individuals only. Please contact us via phone +996 (312) 900-776 or email info@akipress.org for corporate subscription inquiries
Twitterfacebookprint
LATEST NEWS
16:01 Brazil indigenous protest over land rights turns violent15:58 31st anniversary of Chernobyl nuclear disaster marked in Kyrgyzstan15:39 China to temporarily close border with Kyrgyzstan15:32 Atambayev holds question and answer session in Issyk-Kul15:27 Head of Russia's Agency of Sport Judges MMA calls to deal with scandalous fight of Kyrgyz athlete in Russia15:17 Government controls all media in Turkmenistan: Reporters Without Borders15:07 Kyrgyzstan ranks #89 out of 180 countries in 2017 World Press Freedom Index14:52 World Press Freedom Index 2017 finds democracies are clamping down14:49 Uzbek man killed in fall from moving train14:25 Switzerland allocates 43 million som to improve public services in 13 municipalities in Jalal-Abad and Issyk-Kul regions14:02 Average person's salary in Kyrgyzstan projected to rise to 18,300 som13:38 Parliament of Kyrgyzstan to consider proposals on amendments to law on tobacco use13:32 U.S. moves THAAD anti-missile to South Korean site, sparking protests13:24 China launches aircraft carrier, boosting military presence12:57 45 public mini bus crashes recorded in 2017 in Bishkek12:48 243 seals wash up dead on Caspian Sea shore12:20 'Islam Karimov's death opened a new page in Uzbekistan's history' — Reporters Without Borders12:19 Kyrgyztelecom debt portfolio over 2016 declined by 42%12:14 Kyrgyztelecom net profit for 2016 totals 237.3 million som12:03 Friendship groups of Kyrgyzstan and Iran parliaments agree to continue dialogue and organize mutual visits
© AKIpress News Agency - 2001-2017. All rights reserved
Republication of any material is prohibited without a written agreement with AKIpress News Agency. Any citation must be accompanied by a hyperlink to akipress.com.
Our address:
Moskovskaya str. 189, Bishkek, the Kyrgyz Republic
e-mail: english@akipress.org, akipressenglish@gmail.com;
Tel/Fax: +996(312)90-07-75