Issyk-Kul is an invaluable pearl of Kyrgyzstan

Issyk-Kul Lake is not only an object for business or making money. First of all, this is an invaluable pearl of Kyrgyzstan. It was said by Sooronbai Jeenbekov, President of the Kyrgyz Republic May 4, during a meeting with the residents of the Issyk-Kul...

Foreign minister meets with his Indian counterpart

Within the framework of participation in the International Security Conference in Dushanbe (Tajikistan), Foreign Minister of Kyrgyzstan Erlan Abdyldaev met with the State Minister of Foreign Affairs of India Mushabar Javad Akbar. During the meeting,...

700 thousand people of Kyrgyzstan live abroad

According to the data for 2017, 700 thousand people are registered outside of Kyrgyzstan; about 630 thousand of them are in Russia. The data further informs that 35 thousand of them are in Kazakhstan, 30 thousand in Turkey, 5,5 thousand in Italy, 5 thousand...

Kyrgyz migrants shares 35% of GDP

Kyrgyz migrants make a huge contribution to the development of the economy; according to official data, more than 800,000 labor migrants from the Kyrgyz Republic work abroad. In 2016, they have transferred more than $1.99 billion to the home country,...

Kyrgyzstan ranks 82nd in Prosperity Index

Kyrgyzstan was ranked the 82nd in the Prosperity Index. Experts analyzed the situation in 149 states on several criteria: economy, business opportunities, education, security, health, personal freedom, social welfare and governance, the environment. Kyrgyzstan...

Citizens of 90 countries work in Kyrgyzstan

The citizens of 90 countries work in Kyrgyzstan; the State Migration Service has issued 14,200 work permits to foreigners in 2017; 80 percent of them are citizens of China, in second place – citizens of Turkey, on the third – of South Korea....

Number of mosques in Kyrgyzstan rises after independence

The number of mosques in Kyrgyzstan has grown more than 100 times after the country obtained independence. Before its sovereignty in 1990, Kyrgyzstan had only 39 mosques. With the acquisition of independence, interest in religion was awakened, and the...

Kyrgyzstan introduces tax benefits for large investors

The Kyrgyz government has introduced tax and other benefits for large investors. According to the official sources, the Cabinet of Ministers will introduce a stabilization regime for foreign investors investing at least $3 million in the country within...

Kyrgyzstan-2018 opened in Bishkek

The official opening ceremony of the 20th International Universal Exhibition-Fair “Kyrgyzstan-2018″ was held in Bishkek April 19. According to the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Kyrgyz Republic, the exhibition will be held from April...

Kyrgyz Som celebrates 25 years of circulation

On May 10, 1993, at 4 am in independent Kyrgyzstan, the government issued its own currency – Som. Kyrgyzstan was one of the first countries of the former USSR (and the first in post-Soviet Central Asia) to establish its own national currency. The...

Jeenbekov approves appointment of new Prime Minister

Muhammedkaliy Abylgaziev has been appointed as the new Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan. The corresponding decree was signed by President Sooronbai Jeenbekov April 20. Till now, he was working as the chief of the President’s Office.
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