15 March 2013 President Emomali Rahmon inagurated opening cermony by cutting ribbon of the new and grand building of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Tajikistan.
The Head of State Emomali Rahmon, veterans and heads of diplomatic corps of Tajikistan planted two 50-year-old Californian redwoods at the courtyard of the new building. These immense trees, which live till 3 thousand years and more, have been planted with hopes and prayers for durability and long life of the independent Tajikistan.
The Head of State Emomali Rahmon got acquainted with working conditions created in this building and highly appraised the result of works of its builders and technicians. This building has all working conditions for the ministry’s officers, reception of foreign guests, meetings, conferences and other events.
This building comprise of 8 floors and took 5 years to complete costing around 73 million TJS provided from special funds of Ministry of Foreign Affairs Tajikistan & revenues of consular offices that too without use of budgetary means.
In the big hall of the new building of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, which has 260 seats available, the Head of State Emomali Rahmon held a useful and open talk with leadership and officers of this ministry, heads of embassies and other diplomatic missions of Tajikistan to foreign countries and international organizations, veterans of the sphere and in general the diplomatic corps of the country and expressed interesting views on the fruitful implementation of the foreign policy of state.