Bishkek, Dec. 15, 2017 / Kabar /. Kumtor will be the main sponsor of the Third World Nomad Games, which is to be held in Kyrgyzstan in Sept. 2018, member of the board of directors of Centerra Gold Inc Eduard Kubatov told at the official ceremony of presentation of the games in Bishkek.
He said that, the amount that Kumtor will allocate gives the right to call the company the main sponsor.
The Kumtor gold deposit is 100% owned by the Canadian gold mining company Centerra Gold Inc. The government of Kyrgyzstan owns a part of the company's shares.
The initiator of the World Nomad Games was the Kyrgyz Republic. The First Nomad Games were held in Issyk-Kul oblast in September 2014, the second in 2016.