Breaking news http://kabar.kg/eng/rss/ President Fri, 28 Jul 2017 04:33:55 +0600 Kabar.kg 60 Kyrgyz President took a summer leave Bishkek, July 26 / Kabar /. President Almazbek Atambayev took labor leave on July 26, his press service reported.

How many days will last his vacation is not specified.

It is reported that a little earlier Atambayev at the Cholpon-Ata residence received the poet, People's Writer of Altai Republic Brontey Bedyurov, who arrived in the country to participate in the forum "Altai civilization and related peoples of the Altaic language family", which ended on the eve in Cholpon-Ata.

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Wed, 26 Jul 2017 12:49:38 +0600 http://kabar.kg/eng/news/kyrgyz-president-took-a-short-vacation/ http://kabar.kg/eng/news/kyrgyz-president-took-a-short-vacation/
Atambayev condoles over terrorist attack in Kabul Bishkek, July 25 / Kabar /. President of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev expressed his condolences to President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan Ashraf Gani on numerous human casualties as a result of the terrorist attack committed in the city of Kabul.

"Please accept my sincere condolences in connection with the numerous human casualties caused by the terrorist act in the city of Kabul.

I ask you to convey the words of deep sympathy and support to the families of the deceased and the wish for a speedy recovery to all the victims," says in the condolence message.

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Tue, 25 Jul 2017 22:21:03 +0600 http://kabar.kg/eng/news/atambayev-condoles-over-terrorist-attack-in-kabul/ http://kabar.kg/eng/news/atambayev-condoles-over-terrorist-attack-in-kabul/
Atambayev expresses condolences to Pakistan President in connection with terrorist attack in Lahore Bishkek, July 25 / Kabar /. The head of Kyrgyzstan, Almazbek Atambayev, expressed his condolences to the President of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan Mamnun Hussein in connection with numerous human casualties as a result of the terrorist act committed in the city of Lahore.

The press service of the Kyrgyz President reports that Atambayev conveyed words of deep sympathy and support to the families of the deceased and a wish for a speedy recovery for all the victims.

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Tue, 25 Jul 2017 17:24:06 +0600 http://kabar.kg/eng/news/atambayev-expresses-condolences-to-pakistan-president-in-connection-with-terrorist-attack-in-lahore/ http://kabar.kg/eng/news/atambayev-expresses-condolences-to-pakistan-president-in-connection-with-terrorist-attack-in-lahore/
Atambayev and Berdymukhamedov had phone conversation Bishkek, July 25 / Kabar /. At the initiative of the Turkmen side, Kyrgyz leader Almazbek Atambayev had a telephone conversation with Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdymuhamedov, the Kyrgyz president’s press service reported.

During the conversation, the issues of bilateral cooperation and cooperation within the framework of regional and multilateral international organizations were discussed. It was noted that there is a great potential for developing bilateral relations in all areas of cooperation.

In addition, the sides exchange views on a number of topical issues in the development of the world economy and politics.

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Tue, 25 Jul 2017 12:33:56 +0600 http://kabar.kg/eng/news/atambayev-and-berdymukhamedov-had-phone-conversation/ http://kabar.kg/eng/news/atambayev-and-berdymukhamedov-had-phone-conversation/
The last summer press-conference of Atambayev in Cholpon-Ata Cholpon-Ata, July 24 / Kabar /. The last summer press conference of the President of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev is held in Cholpon-Ata with the participation of more than 70 journalists and political analysts.

More than 50 questions were asked by reporters, the press conference lasted almost 4 hours.

Representatives of the media were interested in issues related to politics: elections and presidential candidates, the economy - construction of the Upper Naryn cascade of the HPP by the Czech company, the railway China-Kyrgyzstan-Uzbekistan, as well as social problems and the future of the president and his creative path.

In conclusion Atambayev apologized for harsh statements and wished journalists to write only the truth and not to slander people.

"I often spoke harshly, emotionally, and then I regretted it very much. Unfortunately, this happened in conversation with the leaders of other countries. I always said sincerely. I sincerely apologize. I can say that our press helped me a lot. In the first months on the post I was brought folders, there were signs that I should read. I started reading, watching the news and learned lot about the problems that we worked on afterwards," he said concluding the traditional press conference.

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Mon, 24 Jul 2017 21:03:28 +0600 http://kabar.kg/eng/news/the-last-summer-press-conference-of-almazbek-atambayev-in-cholpon-ata/ http://kabar.kg/eng/news/the-last-summer-press-conference-of-almazbek-atambayev-in-cholpon-ata/
Atambayev and Mirziyoyev held phone talk Bishkek, July 24 / Kabar /. The telephone conversation of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev with president of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev took place today, the President's press service reported.

During the telephone conversation, Atambayev congratulated Mirziyoyev on his 60th birthday.

Atambayev stressed that the personal contribution of the head of Uzbekistan to the strengthening of friendly relations between the peoples of the two countries is highly appreciated in Kyrgyzstan.

Atambayev wished Mirziyoyev good health, happiness and further success in his responsible state activity.

During the telephone conversation, the heads of state also discussed topical issues of bilateral cooperation of mutual interest.

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Mon, 24 Jul 2017 18:18:58 +0600 http://kabar.kg/eng/news/atambayev-and-mirziyoyev-held-phone-talk/ http://kabar.kg/eng/news/atambayev-and-mirziyoyev-held-phone-talk/
Second Russian base in Kyrgyzstan can be deployed on border with Tajikistan Bishkek, July 24 / Kabar /. If we deploy the second Russian base in Kyrgyzstan, then on the border with Tajikistan, President Almazbek Atambayev said today at a press conference.

"We had a dispute when we talked about the timing of the deployment of the base in Kyrgyzstan. If we have a base, then we need to deploy on the border with Tajikistan, because there are many problems. I'm not afraid to place the base of Russia on the Kyrgyz-Tajik border, because I am deeply convinced that Russia does not need our territory. They have plenty of territory, "Atambayev said.

He said that Kyrgyzstan needs to strengthen its armed forces.

"We must strengthen our armed forces with the help of Russia. It always helped us. Soon we will receive 2 aircrafts from the Russian Federation," he said.

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Mon, 24 Jul 2017 17:07:50 +0600 http://kabar.kg/eng/news/second-russian-base-in-kyrgyzstan-can-be-deployed-on-border-with-tajikistan/ http://kabar.kg/eng/news/second-russian-base-in-kyrgyzstan-can-be-deployed-on-border-with-tajikistan/
Kyrgyz president congratulates his Uzbek counterpart on his 60th jubilee Cholpon-Ata, July 24 / Kabar /. During the traditional press conference in Cholpon-Ata, President Almazbek Atambayev congratulated President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev on his birthday.

"Today is his jubilee, he is 60. I want to take this opportunity to congratulate him on his birthday," he said.

The Kyrgyz President’s press service reported that in the congratulation message of the president it says:

"I heartily congratulate you on the significant event in your life - the 60th jubilee!

I am convinced that your professionalism and personal qualities will contribute to the further development of the Republic of Uzbekistan. Your valuable contribution to strengthening the fraternal relations between the peoples of our countries is highly appreciated in Kyrgyzstan."

The President expressed his firm belief that the centuries-old relations between Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan, characterized by mutual support and understanding, will continue to develop in line with mutually beneficial cooperation.

Atambayev wished Mirziyoyev good health, happiness and prosperity, and the people of Uzbekistan - peace and prosperity.

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Mon, 24 Jul 2017 16:16:37 +0600 http://kabar.kg/eng/news/kyrgyz-president-congratulates-his-uzbek-counterpart-on-his-60th-jubilee/ http://kabar.kg/eng/news/kyrgyz-president-congratulates-his-uzbek-counterpart-on-his-60th-jubilee/
Atambayev believes that Zheenbekov will be a good president Cholpon-Ata, July 24 / Kabar /. President Almazbek Atambayev said today at his summer press conference that he believes the candidate nominated from SDPK party Sooronbai Zheenbekov and he believes that he will be a good president.

The President said that he cannot praise someone, but he cannot say anything about Zheenbekov. "I believe in Zheenbekov. I have known him since 1995. He is a clean, decent man. In my opinion, he will be a good president," Atambayev said.

"I think it would be a very good choice for the country," said Atambayev. "I think he would continue the course to build an honest, transparent society."

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Mon, 24 Jul 2017 15:57:41 +0600 http://kabar.kg/eng/news/atambayev-believes-that-zheenbekov-will-be-a-good-president/ http://kabar.kg/eng/news/atambayev-believes-that-zheenbekov-will-be-a-good-president/
Kyrgyz leader would like the next president to continue his work Cholpon-Ata, July 24 / Kabar /. "I would like the next president of Kyrgyzstan to continue the work I started," Almazbek Atambayev said today at his press conference in Cholpon-Ata.

To the question what the president feels, who will leave the post in 2.5 months, Atambayev answered that for him these six years lasted very long.

He admitted that he was a little sad with his thoughts, that he did not have time to finish everything he had planned. For example, issues with borders.

"After the April Revolution, we made a new country, where an entirely different path was built. I would like the next president to continue this work. I want to note that the strength of the country is people. After all, Kyrgyz are the most ancient nation," the head of state added.

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Mon, 24 Jul 2017 13:54:17 +0600 http://kabar.kg/eng/news/atambayev-would-like-the-next-president-to-continue-his-work/ http://kabar.kg/eng/news/atambayev-would-like-the-next-president-to-continue-his-work/
Atambayev: "If we give up the Cyrillic alphabet, we will lose our stratum again" Cholpon-Ata, July 24 / Kabar /. If we give up the Cyrillic alphabet, we will lose our stratum again, Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambayev said at his summer press conference in Cholpon-Ata resort ttown.

"We will lose many writers, we will lose much. No need to play these games and when they say that it is necessary to raise the economy, this is nonsense. I am convinced that we must preserve the Cyrillic alphabet. When we switched to it, we lost the stratum and if we switch to the Latin alphabet after 100 years, we will lose it again," he said.

The President believes that if we give up the Cyrillic alphabet, then the Kyrgyz will tear away from the Tatars, Bashkirs, Khakassians.

Atambayev said that now Kyrgyz can talk to dozens of nations without an interpreter.

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Mon, 24 Jul 2017 12:22:46 +0600 http://kabar.kg/eng/news/atambayev-if-we-give-up-the-cyrillic-alphabet-we-will-lose-our-stratum-again/ http://kabar.kg/eng/news/atambayev-if-we-give-up-the-cyrillic-alphabet-we-will-lose-our-stratum-again/
Atambayev guarantees peaceful transfer of power Cholpon-Ata, July 24 / Kabar /. Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambayev said that he guarantees a peaceful transfer of power during a press conference in Cholpon-Ata.

"The results of the presidential elections, whatever they were, must be recognized. The main thing is that we guarantee an honest vote count," Atambayev said.

It should be noted that the term of Atambayev's as president of Kyrgyzstan ends on December 1, 2017. The election of the new president will be held on October 15.

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Mon, 24 Jul 2017 11:40:42 +0600 http://kabar.kg/eng/news/atambayev-guarantees-peaceful-transfer-of-power/ http://kabar.kg/eng/news/atambayev-guarantees-peaceful-transfer-of-power/
President Atambayev gives his last summer press conference Cholpon-Ata, July 24 / Kabar /. The last summer press conference of the President of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev has started in the state residence No. 2 in Cholpon-Ata resort town.

The Kyrgyz President holds a meeting with journalists every summer and answers questions.

The President said that today he is holding the last summer press conference. "If it works, we will organize a winter one, which we usually hold before December 1," Atambayev said.

More than 50 journalists, experts and political scientists take part in the event.

It should be noted that Atambayev's presidential term ends on December 1, 2017. The election of the new president will be held on October 15.

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Mon, 24 Jul 2017 10:56:38 +0600 http://kabar.kg/eng/news/president-atambayev-gives-his-last-summer-press-conference/ http://kabar.kg/eng/news/president-atambayev-gives-his-last-summer-press-conference/
Atambayev receives member of State Duma Ivan Belekov Bishkek, July 22 / Kabar /. President of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev at the State Residence in Cholpon-Ata received Ivan Belekov, a member of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, ex-chairman of the State Assembly of the Republic of the Altai of the Russian Federation, who arrived in the country to participate in the International Forum "Altai civilization and Related peoples of the Altaic language family ".

The Kyrgyz president's press service reported that during the meeting Belekov thanked Atambayev for the invitation to take part in the international forum. "I felt that the forum was prepared very thoroughly, and with a deep understanding of his ideas," he said.

During the meeting, the sides discussed the issues of cooperation between Kyrgyzstan and the Republic of Altai in the cultural and humanitarian sphere, taking into account the historical ties between the two peoples.

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Sat, 22 Jul 2017 13:31:01 +0600 http://kabar.kg/eng/news/atambayev-receives-member-of-state-duma-ivan-belekov/ http://kabar.kg/eng/news/atambayev-receives-member-of-state-duma-ivan-belekov/
Atambayev congratulates Ram Nath Kovind on his election as President of India Bishkek, July 21 / Kabar /. The head of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev congratulated Ram Nath Covind on his election to the post of the President of the Republic of India, the President's press service reported.

"Please accept my congratulations on your election as President of the Republic of India. I express confidence that Kyrgyzstan and India will continue strengthening of friendly relations and mutually beneficial partnership in the interests of our peoples and countries," says in the message of the Kyrgyz president.

Atambayev wished Ram Nath Kovind strong health and great success in realizing all the goals set at the responsible post, and the friendly people of India - peace and prosperity.

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Sat, 22 Jul 2017 10:30:02 +0600 http://kabar.kg/eng/news/atambayev-congratulates-ram-nath-kovind-on-his-election-as-president-of-india/ http://kabar.kg/eng/news/atambayev-congratulates-ram-nath-kovind-on-his-election-as-president-of-india/
Atambayev met with head of Bashkortostan Rustem Khamitov Bishkek, July 21 / Kabar /. President of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev met in Issyk-Kul, at the state residence in the city of Cholpon-Ata, with head of the Republic of Bashkortostan of Russia Rustem Khamitov who arrived in Kyrgyzstan to participate in the International Forum "Altai civilization and related peoples of the Altaic language family".

The Kyrgyz president’s press service reported that Atambayev warmly greeted the guest, noting that he was glad to meet again. The head of state also expressed gratitude to Rustam Khamitov for participating in the forum.

"I am grateful to you and your delegation that you came to Kyrgyzstan and took part in the forum of the Altai civilization. I think this is a good way leading to unification, friendship, "Atambayev said.

Khamitov, in turn, expressed gratitude for the invitation to participate in the forum and to meet in the format of business, scientific and practical activities.

"Today I sincerely said that you raised a huge topic, a huge stratum. We need to move forward on the path of rapprochement of our peoples, the linguistic and cultural interaction of our citizens. Thank you very much," said the head of Bashkortostan

"This kind of work, of course, supposes close cooperation. Thank you very much to our scientists. They will now actively promote this topic, study it, "Khamitov said.

During the meeting, they discussed the issues of further deepening of cooperation between Kyrgyzstan and Bashkortostan.

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Fri, 21 Jul 2017 10:08:49 +0600 http://kabar.kg/eng/news/atambayev-met-with-head-of-bashkortostan-rustem-khamitov/ http://kabar.kg/eng/news/atambayev-met-with-head-of-bashkortostan-rustem-khamitov/
Kyrgyz President officially opens Altai Nomadic exposition in Issyk-Kul Chong Sary-Oi, July 21 / Kabar /. Official opening of the Altai Nomadic exposition took place today in the territory of the Kurmanjan Datka Center for nomadic civilization in the village of Chong Sary-Oi, Issyk-Kul oblast.

The opening ceremony was attended by heads of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev, Bashkiria - Rustem Khamitov, Tatarstan - Rustam Minnikhanov.

The exposition was developed within the framework of the forum "Altai civilization and related peoples of the Altaic language family".

The exposition is located in the museum building and will be devoted to the events of the life of the Altai nomadic culture - the culture of everyday life. The exhibition exposed more than 500 exhibits. Guests of the museum can get acquainted with the best exhibits and installations of a number of museums in the country.

In addition, in the territory of the center it is planned to place a living museum in the form of a nomad of 30 yurts to demonstrate the way of life of the representatives of the Altai peoples (Kyrgyz, Kazakhs, Tatars, Bashkirs, Uighurs, etc.) in the nomadic national traditions.

Also at the opening, each people of the Altai family presented musical and dance shows, special cultural and ethnographic programs and master classes of the Altai civilization.

The heads of state inspected the exhibits in the museum and yurts presented by the Altai peoples.

The forum "Altai civilization and related peoples of the Altai family" was opened on Thursday in Bishkek and will last until July 23. The forum will be continued on July 21-22 in Issyk-Kul.

Representatives of more than 20 nations from 12 countries take part in the event.

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Fri, 21 Jul 2017 10:47:49 +0600 http://kabar.kg/eng/news/kyrgyz-president-officially-opens-exposition-altai-nomad-camp-in-issyk-kul/ http://kabar.kg/eng/news/kyrgyz-president-officially-opens-exposition-altai-nomad-camp-in-issyk-kul/
Kyrgyz and Tatar leaders discuss further development of cooperation Bishkek, July 20 / Kabar /. President of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev met with head of the Republic of Tatarstan of the Russian Federation Rustam Minnikhanov who arrived in Kyrgyzstan for a working visit to participate in the International Forum "Altai civilization and related peoples of the Altai language family" in Bishkek.

The press service of the Kyrgyz president reports that during the meeting Atambayev warmly welcomed the guest, thanking him for coming to Kyrgyzstan and participating in the work of the International Forum.

In turn, Minnikhanov thanked the Kyrgyz leader for his visit to Tatarstan, where they held fruitful talks.

The head of Tatarstan also expressed gratitude for the invitation to the Forum "Altai civilization and related peoples of the Altaic language family", noting that this is a very important and meaningful event. "We all think about preserving the language, culture, history. These issues are very important and relevant today, they deserve our special attention," he said.

At the meeting, the sides discussed the issues of further development of cooperation between Kyrgyzstan and Tatarstan in the framework of multifaceted Kyrgyz-Russian relations.

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Thu, 20 Jul 2017 14:16:09 +0600 http://kabar.kg/eng/news/kyrgyz-and-tatar-leaders-discuss-further-development-of-cooperation/ http://kabar.kg/eng/news/kyrgyz-and-tatar-leaders-discuss-further-development-of-cooperation/
Atambayev proposes to open historical and cultural center in Altai Bishkek, July 20 / Kabar /. President of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev suggested that the leadership of Russia and the countries of the Altai language family should jointly build a historical and cultural center "Altai Civilization" in Altai.

"The center could become in the future a kind of sacred spiritual center, Mecca and Jerusalem of our peoples," Atambayev said during the opening speech at the International Forum "Altai civilization and related peoples of the Altaic language family", which started today in Bishkek.

Atambayev said that Kyrgyz people are ready to make a project of this center in a short time and build one of its pavilions - a museum of the history of the Yenisei Kyrgyz and the Kyrgyz Kaganate.

"I am confident that both the leadership and the president of Russia will support us. Because only care for all the peoples of Russia, including the Turkic-speaking peoples of the Russian Federation - the Tatars, Bashkirs, Yakuts, Chuvashs, Altaians, Khakass, Shors, and others - care and preservation of their language and culture, history and traditions can be an alternative to any radical ideas," he said.

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Thu, 20 Jul 2017 11:54:54 +0600 http://kabar.kg/eng/news/atambayev-proposes-to-open-historical-and-cultural-center-in-altai/ http://kabar.kg/eng/news/atambayev-proposes-to-open-historical-and-cultural-center-in-altai/
Kyrgyz President and Governor of Chelyabinsk discuss enhancing economic relations Bishkek, July 19 / Kabar /. President of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev received Governor of Chelyabinsk oblast of the Russian Federation Boris Dubrovsky, who arrived in the country within the framework of the days of the Chelyabinsk oblast in Bishkek, the Kyrgyz President's press service reported.

During the meeting, the sides discussed the issues of deepening economic relations between Kyrgyzstan and the Chelyabinsk in areas of mutual interest, taking into account the existing potential and opportunities, including those related to the processes of economic integration.

Atambayev and Dubrovsky stressed the need to intensify direct contacts between the business circles of Kyrgyzstan and Chelyabinsk oblast for the implementation of mutually beneficial projects in tourism, agriculture, logistics, industry and trade. In this regard, the sides stressed the importance of opening a flight from Chelyabinsk to Issyk-Kul.

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Wed, 19 Jul 2017 16:35:34 +0600 http://kabar.kg/eng/news/kyrgyz-president-and-governor-of-chelyabinsk-discuss-enhancing-economic-relations/ http://kabar.kg/eng/news/kyrgyz-president-and-governor-of-chelyabinsk-discuss-enhancing-economic-relations/
President Atambayev receives Foreign Minister Erlan Abdyldaev Bishkek, July 15 / Kabar /. Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambayev received Foreign Minister Erlan Abdyldaev, the president’s press service reported.

During the meeting, the minister reported to the head of state on the results of his participation in the informal conference of OSCE foreign ministers held in Austria on the eve of that meeting, as well as the results of bilateral meetings with the heads of delegations of the member states of the Organization. The Kyrgyz delegation drew attention to the actual challenges and threats to security, stressed the importance of continuing to maintain an open dialogue to strengthen mutual confidence.

Stressing the importance of developing Kyrgyzstan's cooperation with key foreign partners and international organizations, Atambayev gave the Ministry of Foreign Affairs a number of instructions on the further implementation of the foreign policy course in the priority of national interests of the country.

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Sat, 15 Jul 2017 13:28:18 +0600 http://kabar.kg/eng/news/president-atambayev-receives-foreign-minister-erlan-abdyldaev/ http://kabar.kg/eng/news/president-atambayev-receives-foreign-minister-erlan-abdyldaev/
Minister of Finance told Atambayev about the course of execution of the budget for 2017 Bishkek, July 14 / Kabar /. Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambayev received Adylbek Kasymaliev, Finance Minister of the country, the president’s press service reported.

During the meeting, the head of state was informed about the implementation of the republican budget for the current year, as well as the measures taken to strengthen its revenue side and the preliminary parameters of the main financial document for the next year.

Kasymaliev also reported on the ongoing work to improve the effectiveness of budget expenditures, meet social obligations to citizens and further improve the mechanisms for replenishing the budget.

Atambayev stressed the need to work together with other state bodies to work together to maintain macroeconomic stability and ensure sustainable economic growth.

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Fri, 14 Jul 2017 16:37:04 +0600 http://kabar.kg/eng/news/minister-of-finance-told-atambayev-about-the-course-of-execution-of-the-budget-for-2017/ http://kabar.kg/eng/news/minister-of-finance-told-atambayev-about-the-course-of-execution-of-the-budget-for-2017/
Meeting of Security Council of Kyrgyzstan to be held under the chairmanship of President Bishkek, July 13 / Kabar /. A meeting of the Security Council of the Kyrgyz Republic will be held on July 17 under the chairmanship of the President of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev, the press service of the President reported.

During the meeting the following issues will be considered:

- measures to improve road safety in Kyrgyzstan;

- measures to increase the effectiveness of the system of prevention of emergency situations in the republic;

- recommendations to the List of Strategic Objects.

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Thu, 13 Jul 2017 15:13:54 +0600 http://kabar.kg/eng/news/meeting-of-security-council-of-kyrgyzstan-to-be-held-under-the-chairmanship-of-president/ http://kabar.kg/eng/news/meeting-of-security-council-of-kyrgyzstan-to-be-held-under-the-chairmanship-of-president/
Atambayev: "I do not know who will be new president of Kyrgyzstan" Bishkek, July 12 / Kabar /. "I do not know who will be the new president of Kyrgyzstan, but he can’t manage to turn off the country from the chosen path," President Almazbek Atambayev said today at the ceremony of presenting state awards at the Ala-Archa state residence.

The president said that in three months the country will elect a new president. "I do not know who will become the new president, but I want to say that the country has already chosen its own way and even the new president can’t manage to turn it off from this path. To this end, last year we held a referendum on amending the Constitution, which will enter into force on December 1, 2017," Atambayev said.

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Wed, 12 Jul 2017 12:16:32 +0600 http://kabar.kg/eng/news/atambayev-i-do-not-know-who-will-be-new-president-of-kyrgyzstan/ http://kabar.kg/eng/news/atambayev-i-do-not-know-who-will-be-new-president-of-kyrgyzstan/
Atambayev expresses condolences to Trump over plane crash in Mississippi Bishkek, July 11 / Kabar /. President Almazbek Atambayev expressed his condolences to President of the United States of America Donald Trump in connection with the loss of life as a result of the crash of a military aircraft in Mississippi, the Kyrgyz leader’s press service reported.

"With a feeling of deep sorrow, I took the news of the crash of a military aircraft in Mississippi, which entailed human casualties. On behalf of the people of the Kyrgyz Republic and on my own behalf, I ask you to convey deep condolences and words of sympathy to the relatives and friends of the deceased," says in the condolence message of the Kyrgyz President.

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Wed, 12 Jul 2017 00:25:54 +0600 http://kabar.kg/eng/news/atambayev-expresses-condolences-to-trump-over-plane-crash-in-mississippi/ http://kabar.kg/eng/news/atambayev-expresses-condolences-to-trump-over-plane-crash-in-mississippi/
President of Kyrgyzstan meets with representatives of major American companies Bishkek, July 11 / Kabar /. Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambayev met with representatives of the first business mission of the United States of America, which included representatives of several major American companies, the press service of the President reported.

During the meeting, the Head of State warmly greeted the representative first US business mission and thanked them for coming to the country, which shows the growing interest of business and private investors from developed countries in cooperation with Kyrgyzstan.

Atambayev stressed the importance of establishing direct contacts with representatives of American companies that are leaders in their sectors and have a good reputation and rich experience in various fields to study opportunities for cooperation and joint implementation of mutually beneficial projects.

Answering the questions, the head of state stressed that much is being done in the country to create favorable conditions for doing business and ensuring transparency of all processes. "Kyrgyzstan is already becoming a paradise for business, a free country where one can invest and earn big money, working honestly and transparently," Atambayev said.

The President discussed with representatives of transnational companies the prospects for interaction and intensification of contacts between the business circles of the two countries, taking into account the opportunities that are available in Kyrgyzstan thanks to participation in the integration processes in the Eurasian space and the status of the increased preferences of the GSP + provided by the European Union.

Representatives of Baker & McKenzie LLP, General Electric, AGCO Corporation, members of the American-Kyrgyz Business Council established in 2016, as well as major companies such as Coca-Cola , Visa Inc, AES, John Deere took part in the meeting.

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Kyrgyz and Georgian Presidents exchange congratulations on occasion of 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations Bishkek, July 11 / Kabar /. Presidents of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev and Georgia Georgy Margvelashvili exchanged congratulatory messages on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the countries, the Kyrgyz President’s press service reported.

"Over the past quarter century our countries have been able to establish cooperation in the political, trade, economic, cultural and humanitarian spheres and create effective mechanisms for cooperation.

I think that an important result of my official visit to Georgia last year was the common opinion on the need to further strengthen Kyrgyz-Georgian relations based on traditional friendship and mutual understanding," the Kyrgyz president's message reads.

Atambayev stressed that the Kyrgyz side is fully ready to intensify cooperation in all areas of mutual interest. He wished the President of Georgia good health, happiness, prosperity, great success in state activities, and peace and prosperity for the friendly Georgian people.

Margvelashvili in his message said that in a relatively short period, Kyrgyzstan and Georgia achieved a mutually beneficial partnership both at the bilateral level and in the international arena.

"I want to express confidence that historical relations of friendship and cooperation between Georgia and the Kyrgyz Republic will be strengthened and developed for the benefit of our peoples," the Georgian President's message reads.

Margvelashvili wished further success for the benefit of Kyrgyzstan.

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Kyrgyz President and Swiss Minister of Finance discuss cooperation issues Bishkek, July 10 / Kabar /. President of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev received Federal adviser, Minister of Finance of the Swiss Confederation Ueli Maurer, the president’s press service reported.

During the meeting the sides discussed cooperation between Kyrgyzstan and Switzerland in trade-economic and investment spheres and stressed the importance of continuation of the gradually developing Kyrgyz-Swiss dialogue.

Maurer shared positive impressions about Kyrgyzstan, noted the similarity of the two countries, and spoke in favor of intensifying bilateral cooperation.

In addition, the meeting focused on the problematic issues of cooperation of Kyrgyzstan with the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund, concerning the allocation of funds to support the country's budget. In particular, concern was expressed over the delay in consideration in the Jogorku Kenesh and the adoption of the law on the introduction of VAT on grain.

Atambayev thanked the Swiss side for supporting reforms in various areas aimed at promoting democracy, especially for helping to improve the electoral process. The head of state noted that thanks to support, Kyrgyzstan managed to conduct clean and transparent parliamentary elections in 2015 using biometric data, which gives the country confidence in the preparation for the forthcoming presidential elections.

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Atambayev congratulates Battulga Khaltmaa on his election as Mongolian President Bishkek, July 10 / Kabar /. Kyrgyzstan President Almazbek Atambayev congratulated Battulga Khaltmaa on his election as the President of Mongolia, the President's press service reported.

"The victory in the election testifies the wide support of the voters of your plans aimed at solving the urgent economic and social problems facing Mongolia.

I am confident that during your presidency in Mongolia new achievements in economic development will follow, and the country's authority continue to grow in the international arena," the message says.

The head of state stressed that in recent years there has been an active development of the Kyrgyz-Mongolian relations in all key areas. Atambayev expressed his readiness to continue working together to further develop mutually beneficial cooperation for the benefit of the peoples of the two countries.

He also congratulated on the upcoming Naadam holiday and the Day of People's Revolution,.

Atambayev wished Battulga good health and great success in implementing all the goals set in the responsible post, and the brotherly people of Mongolia - peace and prosperity.

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Atambayev instructs to implement hydropower development projects qualitatively Bishkek, July 6 / Kabar /. Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambayev received Chairman of the State Committee of Industry, Energy and Mineral Resources Duishenbek Zilaliev, the President's press service reported.

During the meeting, the head of state was informed about the ongoing work to attract investments in the hydropower industry and the development of domestic energy. In particular, he was informed on the plans for the implementation of projects involving the introduction of new generating capacities through the construction of large and small hydroelectric power stations on the rivers of the country.

Atambayev emphasized the special importance of the qualitative implementation of projects to develop domestic hydropower engineering to ensure stable power supply and further strengthen the country's energy security.

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