Kyrgyzstan: state debt up in June 2019

As of the end of June state debt of Kyrgyzstan reached $698.7 per capita. Over the month, the debt burden has grown by $2.7. According to the Ministry of Finance, as of June 30 the total volume of the state debt (external + internal) of Kyrgyzstan amounted to $4,471.91 billion (310,765.75 billion soms), including $3,792.64…

Kyrgyzstan: bus route No. 6 in Bishkek extended to Tunguch microdistrict

Bus route No. 6 has been extended to Tunguch microdistrict, press service of the Bishkek City Administration reported.

Buses continue the route from Kok-Dzhar housing estate along Dostoevsky Street to Ankara Street and go to Tunguch microdistrict.

Prior to that the buses ran along the route Ak-Ordo – Kok-Dzhar housing estate. (24.kg/Business World Magazine)

Kyrgyzstan: informal employment reaches 60%

Informal employment makes up more than 60% of the labor market in Kyrgyzstan. The International Labor Organization provides such data. Informal employment is the so-called black labor market, not covered by government regulation. It involves non-recognition of the rights of workers, their vulnerability, poverty, and lack of development prospects. Informal employment reaches 29.6% in Kazakhstan,…

Kyrgyzstan: state debt up in May 2019

In May the state debt of Kyrgyzstan reached $696 per capita. Over the month, the debt burden has grown by $1.51. According to the Ministry of Finance, as of May 31, the total amount of state debt (external + internal) of Kyrgyzstan was $4,453.86 billion (311,102.22 billion soms), including $3,783 billion (264,242.34 billion soms) of…

Kyrgyzstan: industry volume up in January-May 2019

Volume of industrial production has grown in Kyrgyzstan ,the Deputy Head of the State Committee for Industry, Energy and Subsoil Use Zhyrgalbek Sagynbaev declared. According to him, the figures increased due to Kumtor and Taldy-Bulak Levoberezhny fields. In addition, in January-May volume of production amounted to 104,029.1 billion soms. According to the ministry, 88 permits…

Kyrgyzstan: state debt down in April 2019

In April the state debt of Kyrgyzstan amounted to $694.49 per capita. Over the month, the debt burden has decreased by $1.16. According to the Ministry of Finance, as of April 30 the total amount of the state debt (external + internal) of Kyrgyzstan was $4,444.74 billion (310,464.82 billion soms), including $3,785.96 billion (264,449.03 billion…

Kyrgyzstan: Germany interested in Manas International Airport

Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan Mukhammedkaly Abylgaziev met with the delegation of the Munich International Airport, headed by Managing Director Ralf Gaffal, the Information Support Department of the Government’s Office reported. Mukhammedkaly Abylgaziev outlined that the Cabinet of Ministers, together with international financial institutions, was actively working to launch a public-private partnership project for the development…

Kyrgyzstan: 79,400 unemployed registered in Q1 2019

In January-March at least 74,900 unemployed people were officially registered in Kyrgyzstan, the National Statistical Committee reports. About 99,500 people are registered with the State Employment Service as searching for a job. Compared with 2018, the figure increased by 19.2%, while the number of unemployed increased by 28.3%. Most of the unemployed live in Jalal-Abad…

Uzbekistan: charter flights to Kyrgyzstan to be resumed in summer

Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan will resume charter flights on the route Tashkent-Tamchy (Issyk-Kul). Inspiro Travel (Kyrgyzstan) and Asia Lux Travel, together with Uzbekistan Airways, intend to resume charter flights on the Tashkent-Tamchy route (Issyk-Kul) for the summer tourist season 2019, from June 27 to September 6. Flights on the route Tashkent-Tamchy-Tashkent will be operated once a…

Kyrgyzstan: state debt down in March 2019

In March state debt of Kyrgyzstan amounted to $695.65 per capita. Over the month, the debt burden has decreased by $4.95. According to the Ministry of Finance, as of March 31, the total amount of state debt (external + internal) in Kyrgyzstan was $4,452.22 billion (310,986.13 billion soms), including $3,792.46 billion (264,901.53 billion soms) –…