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About 30 billionaires to come to Kyrgyzstan

About 30 billionaires to come to Kyrgyzstan

Kyrgyzstan will host a global international business forum in June 2017, the CEO of Golden Tulip Stifan Becher said at a press conference in Bishkek on February 20. “This forum is held annually in four countries: India, United Arab Emirates, Russia...
Joint Kyrgyz – Indian military exercises going on

Joint Kyrgyz – Indian military exercises going on

The opening ceremony of the joint Kyrgyz-Indian exercises of Special Forces “Kanzhar-2017″ was held in Bishkek on February 20. The exercises between the defense ministries of Kyrgyzstan and India are being conducted in accordance with the...
Economic indicators of Kyrgyzstan have improved – IMF

Economic indicators of Kyrgyzstan have improved – IMF

An IMF mission led by Edward Gemayel visited Bishkek from February 9–15, to take stock of the latest economic developments and discussed progress on economic reforms. At the conclusion of the visit, Gemayel issued the following statement: With external...
Atambayev awards Merkel the Kurmanjan Datka Order

Atambayev awards Merkel the Kurmanjan Datka Order

President of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev on the sidelines of the Munich Security Conference, met with German Chancellor Angela Merkel. During the meeting Atambayev handed German Chancellor the Kurmanjan Datka Order for his contribution to the development...
President’s interview to Euronews

President’s interview to Euronews

Excerpts of the interview granted by President of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev to the Euronews correspondent Natasha Richardson in Munich, Germany  Eeuronews: Your country is a member of the Eurasian Economic Union, and this year even presides in this...
President meets with UN Secretary General

President meets with UN Secretary General

President of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev on February 18, during his official visit to Germany met in Munich with the United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres. At the beginning of the meeting President Atambayev congratulated António Guterres...
Kyrgyzstan to export agricultural products

Kyrgyzstan to export agricultural products

In 2017, Kyrgyzstan will export more than 500 thousand tons of agricultural products; in 2016 this figure was 450 thousand tons. The government often advises farmers what to sow, but not all farmers accept its advice. For example, the country regularly...
Kyrgyzstan to export meat to Iran

Kyrgyzstan to export meat to Iran

In 2017 it is planned to export 350 tons of meat to Iran from Kyrgyzstan. Since July 2016 Kyrgyzstan has been exporting of lamb to Iran. To date, the total volume of exported goods is about 150 tons of meat.
Date set for Kyrgyz presidential elections

Date set for Kyrgyz presidential elections

Presidential elections in Kyrgyzstan are scheduled to be held on November 19 2017. This was announced officially on February 15 after a meeting held between President Almazbek Atambayev and chairwoman of the Central Election Commission Nurjan Shaildabekova. During...
Kyrgyzstan’s foreign trade turnover in 2016 decreased by 1.5%

Kyrgyzstan’s foreign trade turnover in 2016 decreased by 1.5%

The decline in economic activity in the countries, which are main trading partners of Kyrgyzstan, has significantly affected the economic situation in the country. According to preliminary data of the National Statistics Committee, the foreign trade turnover...
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