DUSHANBE , March 9, Asia-Plus - On Saturday March 11, Tajikistan will organize celebrations to mark a Day of Tajikistan’s Press.

On this occasion, a ceremonial meeting will be held at the Opera and Ballet Theatre in Dushanbe .  

Khalifabobo Jumazoda, chief specialist with the press department of the Ministry of Culture, has told Asia-Plus that representatives from the government, parliament, diplomatic missions accredited in Tajikistan as well as veterans of the Tajik press and journalists have been invited to attend this meeting.  During the meeting best journalists will be awarded decorations “Exemplary Worker of the Press”, “Exemplary Worker of Culture” and certificates of the Ministry of Culture.   

An exposition of newspapers, magazines and books will be held in the theatre’s hall on sidelines of the meeting, according to Jumazoda.