BISHKEK, KYRGYZ REPUBLIC (28 November 2018) — The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved $38.6 million in development financing to help modernize irrigation systems, improve agriculture and land management, strengthen disaster risk management, and enhance data collection and analysis in the Kyrgyz Republic.
BISHKEK -- Kyrgyz lawmakers have given preliminary approval to a bill that would eliminate immunity for ex-presidents, potentially opening the path for the prosecution of former leader Almazbek Atambaev.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kyrgyzstan received a note from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Uzbekistan, kabar.kg reports.
BISHKEK (TCA) — Central Asia countries possess abundant resources and great potential for tourism development. The unique heritage, nature and traditions of different peoples and cultures along the Great Silk Road attract tourists from all over the world.
Just days before Kyrgyz President Sooronbai Jeenbekov marked one year in power, he faced a challenge from the man who did more than anyone else to help propel him to the presidency -- former President Almazbek Atambaev.
Kyrgyzstan ranks second among the countries of Central Asia in terms of mobile Internet speed, the Speedtest Global Index wrote in the updated rating (data for October 2018), kabar.kg reports.
Kyrgyzstan planned to develop investment lots and an investment map, Director of the Agency for the Promotion and Protection of Investments of the Kyrgyz Republic Adilbek uulu Shumkarbek said, kabar.kg reports.
From November 16 to 19, 2018, Kubanychbek Omuraliev, Ambassador of the Kyrgyz Republic to Latvia, visited Riga to hold bilateral meetings and participate in official events dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the Republic of Latvia, kabar.kg reports.
Kyrgyzstan does not use the full potential of GSP+ preferences, Managing Director of the Central Asia Department of the European External Action Service Boris Yaroshevich told at a briefing in Brussels, kabar.kg reports.
Young women in Kyrgyzstan are reaching for the stars. They are working to build and launch the country’s first satellite before 2020.