Bishkek, June 29 / Kabar /. Consul General of Kyrgyzstan in Guangzhou Maksat Tentimishov met in Haikou with Director General of strategic marketing of HNA Aviation Investment Group Cheng Mingjun.
The press service of the Kyrgyz Foreign Ministry reported that, an important topic of discussion was the issue of investment cooperation between the Kyrgyz Republic and Hainan Airlines. Tentimishov suggested considering the possibility of investing by acquiring 49% stake in Kyrgyzstan airlines and creating a joint venture on its basis.
In addition, the sides also discussed the issue of opening new flights between the Kyrgyz Republic and China. Representatives of Hainan Airlines announced their interest in carrying out flights along the Bishkek-Urumqi route.
The Consul General also said that the Manas airport could be used as a transit link for Hainan Airlines.
Following the meeting, the Chinese side assured that the proposals voiced by the Consulate General will be considered in detail.