Aktash

Aktash

 

(before 1967 a settlement), a city and the administrative center of Narpaiskii Raion, Samarkand Oblast, Uzbek SSR, in the Zeravshan River valley. The Zirabulak railroad station on the Kagan-Samarkand line serves Aktash. Population 15,000 (1968). Industry includes a machine repair plant, a cotton ginning plant, and a cheese and butter factory. A lumber-processing combine and building-materials enterprises were under construction in 1969.


Aktash

 

urban-type settlement and administrative center of the Ulagan Raion, Gorno-Altai Autonomous Oblast, Altai Krai, RSFSR. Located on the south slope of the Kurai range, near Chuia highway. Population, 3,300 (1967). Industry includes mercury mining, logging, and lumber processing.


Aktash

 

a mountain resort in the Uzbek SSR, located at an elevation of 1,137 km, 62 km southwest of Tashkent. Summers are hot (average temperature in July of 23°C), and winters are mild (average temperature in January of -3°C). The air temperature averages 9.8°C annually, and precipitation is about 880 mm per year. The resort is used by patients with nontubercular respiratory ailments and functional ailments of the nervous system. The sanatorium is open from May 15 to October 10.

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The judging committee of the festival awarded the director Shawkat Amin Kurky, and the producer Memed Aktash for the best film.
The sides also agreed to open a new Kartsakh-Childyr Aktash checkpoint by late 2015.
The agreement was signed between IDB Group President Ahmad Mohamed Ali and Turkey's Deputy Undersecretary of Treasury and IDB Alternate Governor for Turkey Burhanettin Aktash.
Ali Aktash also said he saw "groaning" prisoners kicked, slapped and having their eyes gouged by troops of the former Queen's Lancashire Regiment.
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The few Christians who dare stay have pinned all hopes of surrvival on Timotheos Samuel Aktash, the wily Metropolitan of the Syrian Orthodox Church of Antioch for south-east Turkey who tends to his flock from a 1,300 year old rock monastery, lying amid the rugged Kurdish mountains near the town of Midyat.
The Company wrote down its Oil and Gas Interests in 1997 by US$3,332,615 as an impairment provision on the basis that development of the Aktash Field has been found to be uneconomic.
Turkey has started the development of a new customs checkpoint Childir, Aktash on the Georgian-Turkish boundary in Javakheti.
Mehmet Aktash, the artistic director said We would like this festival to remind everybody of the cultural identity of this region, and hope it will serve as a bridge for peace and tolerance.
The Indian businessmen are holding talks now concerning construction of coking coal factory in Aktash rural municipality of Karasuu rayon.
The company is discontinuing further development drilling operations in the Aktash field as the production levels obtained do not warrant further investment.
President Kurmanbek Bakiev met with representatives of Bara village, Aktash rural municipality, Kara-Suu rayon, Osh oblast in the Southern State Residence, reported president's press office.