Bishkek, Dec. 25, 2017. / Kabar /. In the Emirate of Sharjah (UAE) on December 24, 2017 Consul General of the Kyrgyz Republic in Dubai Aibek Mamatbekov met with Executive Director of the AirArabia airline Adel Abudalla Ali.
The press service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kyrgyz Republic reported that, during the meeting the parties discussed prospects for mutually beneficial cooperation and the possibility of opening regular flights in 2018 by AirArabia airline from Sharjah to Osh and from Sharjah to Bishkek.
AirArabia is an airline in the emirate of Sharjah (UAE), which operates flights to 130 destinations in the Middle East, North Africa, Asia, Europe, including the CIS. The airline has its subsidiaries - AirArabiaEgypt in Alexandria, Egypt and AirArabiaMaroc in Casablanca.
The Consulate General of the Kyrgyz Republic in Dubai focused the attention of the management of AirArabia to the electronic visa system, introduced within the framework of the Taza Koom digital project, simplifying the procedure for obtaining a visa to Kyrgyzstan for foreign citizens and to the upcoming the Third World Nomad Games - 2018 aimed at supporting the domestic tourism industry.
The opening of direct flights by AirArabia could contribute to close cooperation with the UAE, including with the Sharjah Emirate on a wide range of bilateral relations in the field of trade, culture and tourism, as well as an increase in the number of mutual trips of citizens of the two countries.
Following the meeting, the parties discussed a joint work plan to study and implement the project to open air service by AirArabia with Kyrgyzstan.