DUSHANBE, March 19, 2015, Asia-Plus -- The Ishakshim Free Economic Zone (Fez Ishkashim) has reportedly been awarded International Quality Summit (IQS) prize in the ‘Gold’ category, according to information posted on the International Quality Summit (IQS)’s website.

The award ceremony will take place in New York on May 25 on the sidelines of the 29th International Quality Summit Convention that will take place there from May 24-25.

The 29th International Quality Summit Convention is part of the annual program of BID Awards, designed to recognize the prestige of the outstanding companies, organizations, and businessmen in the business world, and the IQS Awards will be handed out at the ceremony in the New York Marriott Marquis Hotel Convention Center.

The Ceremony is expected to be attended by companies from 72 countries, together with leaders from different business fields, professionals from the worlds of economics, the arts and corporate image, quality experts, as well as academic personalities and representatives from the diplomatic corps.  

During the 29th International Quality Summit Celebration, the awards will be presented in the following three categories: Gold; Platinum; and Diamond.

Located in the Ishkashim district of the Gorno Badakhshan Autonomous Region (GBAO), FEZ Ishkashim is one of four free economic zones set up in Tajikistan.