Kyrgyzstan annually exports goods to Europe worth $ 55 million

Kyrgyzstan annually exports goods to the European Union worth $ 55 million. The export items are dried grains, tobacco, non-ferrous metals, etc.. The government has developed a plan to remove obstacles to promote domestic products to the EU market and...

American Express enters Kyrgyz market

The international payment system American Express has entered the Kyrgyz market, Akchabar.kg financial portal reports. The National Bank of the Kyrgyz Republic reports that, American Express Limited has passed the registration procedure and included in...

Karakol enters top ten most popular destinations for trekking in the CIS

Travel portal “Tour Star” has conducted trekking market research in Russia and the CIS, and chose the most popular tourist resorts for trekking. The top 10 most popular trekking resorts and trekking places in Russia and the CIS also includes...

State language test for immigrants to be introduced in Kyrgyzstan

It is proposed to introduce state language test for immigrants in Kyrgyzstan. According to State Migration Service, the agency has worked out a draft law according to which it is proposed to introduce a requirement that a foreign citizen or stateless...

Bishkek recognized as one of cheapest cities for expatriates

Bishkek is recognized as one of the cheapest cities in the world for expatriates. According to rating of the Mercer international consulting firm in human resources for 2016, the capital of Kyrgyzstan took 207th place out of 209. The cheapest city is...

Kyrgyzstan could attract record inflow of direct investments in 2015

In 2015, the Kyrgyz Republic for the first time since its independence managed to attract record inflow of investments of $1.6 billion. The Russian Federation invested about $500 million. The second is China, which invested about $400 million in mining,...

Kyrgyzstan fully supports the accession of India and Pakistan in the SCO

Kyrgyzstan fully supports the accession of India and Pakistan in the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), President of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev told at SCO Summit in Tashkent. “Kyrgyzstan fully supports documents and decisions submitted...

President: Kyrgyzstan is a secular state

In a meeting with representatives of different professions, President of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev noted that Kyrgyzstan has created all opportunities for implementation of the principle of religious freedom. “Muslims, as well as representatives...

Forbes includes Issyk-Kul in the list of 10 alternative destinations

The Russian edition of Forbes has published the list of ten alternative recreation centers for Russians in 2016 instead of Turkey and Egypt, where Bosteri village of Issyk-Kul province has ranked the second. Forbes writes that Bosteri is a holiday village...

Kyrgyzstan receives increased FDIs

According to data of the National Statistics Committee, the volume of foreign direct investments received in 2015 was $1573243.7 thousand, while in 2014, it was $727 091 thousand, higher by 216%; the significant amount of direct investments came from...
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