The National Bank of Kyrgyzstan has sold $19.65 million on Sept. 10, Sputnik Kyrgyzstan reported referring to the bank’s website.
In July, Bhutan launched its first satellite from the International Space Station, joining a growing list of small countries that have successfully sent CubeSats – microsatellites only 10x10x10 centimeters large – into orbit. Bhutan follows Ghana, Mongolia, Estonia, Bangladesh, and Latvia in having sent such a satellite into space — and it won’t be the last country to do so.
Host nation Kyrgyzstan has bagged the most medals in the World Nomad Games 2018 in northern Cholpon-Ata province with 103 medals.
China will connect Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan with one 450-kilometer road. A big project has been discussed for several years. According to the Kyrgyz media the developer is a Chinese company China Road. However, the financial part is still unclear. So far, China has allotted to Kyrgyzstan 30 million Chinese yuan.
Kyrgyzstan has temporarily banned imports of animals and products of animal origin from Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan and Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz media reported Aug. 30.
Chinese engineers managed to make a train go as fast as 400 kilometers per hour and promised that this was not the limit. The Chinese government is now actively developing railway technologies and are planning to build thousands of kilometers of new routes inside the country and abroad. China’s railway network has entangled all of Eurasia through trade routes. The volumes of supplies along the railways are growing each month.
The Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs of Turkmenistan (UIET) and the Kyrgyz Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs have signed an agreement on cooperation, the UIET said in a message on Aug. 28.
By Azad Hasanli – Trend: Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, Kyrgyzstan and Turkey are creating the Center for Nomadic Civilization. The relevant order of the Government of Kazakhstan was published by the Adilet Information System of Normative and Legal Acts of the Republic of Kazakhstan (adilet.zan.kz).
Central Asian countries are a top priority for Kyrgyzstan, the country’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Erlan Abdyldaev told journalists commenting the results of the first day of President Sooronbay Jeenbekov’s state visit to Turkmenistan.
Uzbekistan is ready to consider the proposal of partners to reform the International Fund for Saving the Aral Sea (IFAS), Uzbekistan’s President Shavkat Mirziyoyev said at the summit in Turkmenistan, the UzA news agency reported.