Kyrgyzstan (/kɜːrɡɪˈstɑːn/ kur-gi-STAHN; Kyrgyz: Кыргызс... -

Kyrgyzstan (/kɜːrɡɪˈstɑːn/ kur-gi-STAHN; Kyrgyz: Кыргызс...

wikipedia - 18 Oct 2017
Kyrgyzstan (/kɜːrɡɪˈstɑːn/ kur-gi-STAHN; Kyrgyz: Кыргызстан Kırgızstan (IPA: [qɯrʁɯsˈstɑn]); Russian: Киргизия), officially the Kyrgyz Republic (Kyrgyz: Кыргыз Республикасы Kırgız Respublikası; Russian: Кыргызская Республика Kyrgyzskaya Respublika), formerly known as Kirghizia, is a country in Central Asia. Landlocked and mountainous, Kyrgyzstan is bordered by Kazakhstan to the north, Uzbekistan to the west and southwest, Tajikistan to the southwest and China to the east. It

Kyrgyzstan's parliament names new prime minister

Reuters - 20 Apr 2018
BISHKEK (Reuters) - Kyrgyzstan's parliament named Mukhammedkaliy Abylgaziyev prime minister on Friday after his nomination by the Social Democratic party which leads the ruling coalition. Newly appointed Kyrgyz Prime Minister Mukhammedkaliy Abylgaziyev ...

Kyrgyzstan has 30th cabinet for 28 years of independence

Times of Central Asia - 21 Apr 2018
BISHKEK (TCA) — On April 20, the Kyrgyz Parliament elected Mukhammedkaly Abylgaziev the new Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan, and President Sooronbai Jeenbekov signed a decree for his appointment. 115 out of the 120 Parliament members voted for the new PM ...

Centerra provides update on strategic agreement with Kyrgyzstan

Times of Central Asia - 22 Apr 2018
BISHKEK (TCA) — Centerra Gold Inc., the Canadian-based gold mining company which operates the Kumtor gold mine in Kyrgyzstan, on April 20 announced that it has agreed with the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic to extend the First Longstop Date under ...

Kyrgyzstan's indispensable women are undervalued

Open Democracy - 19 Apr 2018
In Kyrgyzstan, higher education is more or less an essential, although few graduates actually find work in their field of study. People often joke that you only need a degree so that you can show off to your family, and so that they can say that their ...

Media group from Kyrgyzstan film documentary in Summit County

Summit Daily News - 20 Apr 2018
Kyrgyzstan is a landlocked, mountainous country in Central Asia that is farther from sea than any other country on the planet. The former Soviet satellite has come far since it became an independent nation after the fall of the USSR in 1991, but it ...

House Calls On Horseback In Kyrgyzstan

RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty - 16 Apr 2018
In a remote corner of Kyrgyzstan's Naryn region, a devoted medic travels more than 20 kilometers a day making house calls on horseback. You Might Also Like. Ashgabat may have a glittering new airport, but that doesn't mean Turkmen citizens ...

Kyrgyzstan mayor says he wears fake beard to tour city - 20 Apr 2018
April 20 (UPI) -- The mayor of a city in Kyrgyzstan said he keeps up with the issues affecting locals by going out wearing a fake beard as a disguise. Mayor Albek Ibraimov of Bishkek, the country's capital, said he wears a fake beard to prevent being ...

Kyrgyzstan's president waives libel fee as he shows a softer side

EurasiaNet - 18 Apr 2018
The president of Kyrgyzstan has earned some brownie points with the activist and media community by dropping onerous libel claims against a journalist and former lawmaker. President Sooronbai Jeenbekov's people on April 17 revealed that he would agree ...

Time for Straight Talk Between the EU and Kyrgyzstan

Human Rights Watch - 11 Apr 2018
Just weeks after he assumed office, the European Union and Kyrgyzstan initiated negotiations for an enhanced Partnership and Cooperation Agreement to establish closer ties and give Kyrgyzstan an elevated status in its dealings with the EU. On Thursday ...

Risks For Foreign Investors Resurface In Kyrgyzstan

RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty - 14 Apr 2018
Kyrgyzstan has a long history of a troubled mining industry which is at the center of another debacle this week after violence erupted at the Chinese investor funded gold-plant facility in the Toguz-Toro district of southeastern Kyrgyzstan. The G.L ...

Majlis Podcast: What Is Happening In Kyrgyzstan?

RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty - 15 Apr 2018
The latest Majlis podcast looks at new Kyrgyz President Sooronbai Jeenbekov's removal of a series of officials left over from his predecessor's administration. Is there a showdown coming? Has it already started? What can former President Almazbek ...

Kyrgyzstan Film Crew Records CDOT's Highway Hygiene - 19 Apr 2018
BOULDER, CO - From the Colorado Department of Transportation: A television crew from Kyrgyzstan spent the morning of April 24 documenting how the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) keeps the areas along its highways clean. The Kyrgyzstan ...

Export of Tajik cement to Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan up

AzerNews - 20 Apr 2018
Taking into account the implementation of new infrastructure projects, construction of residential houses, as well as an increase in the volume of imports to neighboring countries, it is planned to increase production of this product even further. The ...

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