Breaking news Regions Thu, 18 Jan 2018 00:49:38 +0600 60 More than 16,000 babies born in Osh region Osh, Jan. 16, 2018 / Kabar /. In 2017, 16 thousand 704 babies were born on the territory of Osh oblast.

At the end of 2017, 8135 babies were born in Osh city maternity home, 216 of which were twins and 2 triplets. On New Year's Eve, 38 babies were born in the city maternity home, which took the first place by birth rate in the whole republic.

Based on the results of 2017, 8569 babies were born in Osh oblast maternity hospital,which is for 1664 more than in 2016, an increase of about 20%. On New Year's Eve, 20 babies were born in the oblast maternity hospital, 14 of them girls and 6 boys.

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 23:55:17 +0600
Youth of Aksy region on its own lays on water and builds sport complex Osh, Jan. 15, 2018 / Kabar /. A group of young people from Kyzyl-Jar village themselves laid on drinking water, built a sport complex and a mosque for local residents of their village of Kum in Aksy district of Jalal-Abad oblast.

On Jan. 12, all of the constructed facilities were put in place for the local residents. The constructed objects are considered as a New Year gift for Kum village residents from Kyzyl-Jar Association.

Earlier, a group of young people from the Kyzyl-Jar Association also built a modern sport facility and a mini-football field for the residents of their own village.

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 21:44:36 +0600
Airport in Osh resumes its work Bishkek, Jan. 15, 2018. /Kabar/. Osh International Airport has resumed its work, the press service of the Manas international airport reported.

The Osh airport was temporarily closed due to dense fog starting from 00:30 am of Jan.15.

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 15:25:46 +0600
Osh airport closed due to thick fog Bishkek, Jan. 15, 2018. /Kabar/. Osh international airport is closed due to difficult weather conditions, the press service of the Manas international airport OJSC reported.

The airport is temporarily does not accept and does not release aircrafts because of the dense fog starting from 00:30 am. of Jan.15.

"The planes from Moscow and Irkutsk boarded at Manas International Airport in Bishkek. Also, domestic flights Bishkek-Osh are delayed," the report said.

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 12:26:36 +0600
Prime Minister Isakov takes part in opening of new school in Talas Talas, Jan. 12, 2018 / Kabar /. Prime Minister Sapar Isakov took part in the opening of a secondary school in the village of May of Manas region in Talas oblast. The school is designed for 320 students. The educational institution is fully provided with furniture and educational supplies. Construction was started in 2013.

Isakov specified that the completion of the new school indicates that our country is developing. "Not only in Talas, but in other regions such schools are being built," he said

The Prime Minister wished to build more new schools in Talas. Sapar Isakov promised to construct a gym for this school. On behalf of the Prime Minister 16 computers, 5 printers, 5 TV sets and 5 projectors were presented to the school. Deputies of the Kyrgyz Parliament Ryskeldi Mombekov and Zarylbek Rysaliyev also presented a computer and a printer to this newly built educational institution.

Fri, 12 Jan 2018 18:16:54 +0600
Osh Airport is expanding Bishkek, Jan. 11, 2018. / Kabar/. A new additional building with a total area of ​​2 thousand square meters will be built at Osh branch at Manas international airport OJSC, deputy director of the airport Mirlan Nyshanbaev told.

He said that, in connection with the increase in the number of passenger traffic and the lack of air terminal areas, construction of a new building for the arrival of international and domestic flights was started last year. After the completion of the new building, none of the people will wait for their acquaintances on the street as now, all people will wait for their friends inside this room.

Nishanbaev also said that work is underway to create conditions not only for passengers, but also for the employees of the international airport. A gym will be built for the airport employees.

"In addition, another tender for the expansion of the terminal has already taken place. It is planned to expand the building of the departure hall once again, the construction of which is planned in April 2018. And the building of the arrivals, waiting hall will be put into operation by February 2018," he added.

Thu, 11 Jan 2018 17:47:39 +0600
Jalal-Abad teenagers engaged in labor activity during winter holidays Osh, Jan. 10, 2018 / Kabar /. Department of Internal Affairs of Jalal-Abad city conducted a raid “Holidays” to identify juvenile engaged in labor activity.

As a result of the raid, 8 teenagers who did not reach adulthood engaged in labor activity were detained. An explanatory conversation was conducted with parents of the teenagers.

"During winter holidays for schoolchildren we wanted to find out what teenagers are doing in their spare time, therefore current raid was carried out," Senior Inspector Kanatbek Turgunbaev said.

Turganbaev specified that central markets, car washing premises and auto repair shops were inspected. "During the holidays, 8 teenagers from Suzak district of Jalal Abad oblast worked at car repair shops. Relevant work was carried out with the parents of the teenagers," Senior Inspector said.

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 21:16:24 +0600
30 drivers of minibuses suspended from work in Osh Osh, Jan. 9, 2018 / Kabar /. About 30 drivers of minibuses were suspended from work in Osh city for violations of passenger transportation rules during the raid.

Based on Mayor of Osh, Aitmamat Kadyrbaev's protocol instructions, the raids have been held in the city for over a month to restore the order of the city public transportation work in order to comply with the rules and regulations for passengers transportation.

The purpose of the raid is to normalize and restore the order of the public transportation in accordance with the current Kyrgyz Republic's passenger transport regulations.

214 facts of violations were revealed in total, 59 facts violations of passenger transportation rules relate to minibuses. Administrative measures were taken to drivers who violated the rules. 12 drivers of minibuses were suspended from work for a month.

In addition, administrative measures have been taken to drivers of private taxis as well, who were forming spontaneous parking at the crossroads of the central streets of the city and were engaged in private transportation on intercity routes without permission.

Tue, 09 Jan 2018 23:11:00 +0600
Tokmok working on reducing danger from groundwater – Ministry of Emergency Situations Bishkek, Jan. 8, 2018 / Kabar /. Bank protection and drainage works are being conducted in Tokmok city with a rise of groundwater level, the Ministry of Emergency Situations' (MES) press service reported.

Today, according to the ministry, scheduled activities are planned, trees were cut along some streets. Drainage cleaning of irrigation systems was carried out on streets as well.

"Two excavators, two trucks and seven MES employees from Chui oblast subdivisions were involved in this work," the MES press service added.

In connection with raising of the groundwater level in Tokmok city and the village of Chui, the MES introduced emergency mode of the 4th degree on Dec. 22. The 4th degree is determined when damage is caused to living conditions from 501 to 1500 people.

Mon, 08 Jan 2018 23:43:02 +0600
Electronic Academic Competition taking place among high school students in Osh Osh, Jan. 8, 2018 / Kabar/. An Electronic Academic Competition (EAC) among high school students is taking place at Osh Technological University, Tynchtykbek Dosmuratov, specialist of Osh City Education Department told.

Dosmuratov said that the EAC is being held in 11 subjects on 18 directions among high school students of 9-10-11grades. Instant results of the EAC can be seen not only by students at the computer, but also by their parents on the tabloids who are waiting for them in the waiting room. From now on students and their parents will not have to wait for the results of the EAC for several days.

"One of the innovations of the EAC is that the students undergo video registration which allows reducing disputable issues after the event. Moreover questions, tasks are designed in such a way that the students in future could use their decision in everyday life,” he added.

About 1 thousand 700 students will take part in the EAC. Holding of the EAC was allowed as a pilot project by the Ministry of Education of Kyrgyzstan only in the territory Osh city. Winners and prize-winners of the city EAC will take part in the republican EAC.

Mon, 08 Jan 2018 21:57:29 +0600
Fourth earthquake in this week recorded in Osh Bishkek, Jan. 8, 2018. / Kabar /. 3.5 magnitude earthquake was recorded this morning on the territory of Osh oblast, the Institute of Seismology of the National Academy of Sciences of the Kyrgyz Republic reported.

The tremors were noticeable at about 10:18 local time. The earthquake focus was located on the slopes of the Zaalayskiy ridge 12 km from the village of Bor-Dobo.

This is already the fourth earthquake since the beginning of 2018. The first earthquake in this year was recorded on Jan. 4.

Also on Jan. 5, two earthquakes occurred in the south of the country.

No victims and damages reported.

Mon, 08 Jan 2018 17:55:38 +0600
43 new mosques built in Osh oblast in 2017 Osh, Jan. 5, 2018 / Kabar/. 43 new mosques were built in 2017 on the territory of Osh oblast, which meet modern architectural requirements, Abdimalik Tursunbekov, the head of the construction department under the Osh regional kazyyat (regional Muslims administration).

According to his data, 87 mosques in the territory of Osh oblast passed the state registration in 2017. In total, there are 838 mosques in Osh oblast, 809 of which have completely passed the state registration. The remaining 29 mosques are currently under the process of the state registration.

Fri, 05 Jan 2018 15:58:52 +0600
Osh airport temporarily closed due to fog Bishkek, Jan. 5, 2018 / Kabar/. Osh International Airport does not accept or release aircrafts due to fog, the press service of Manas International Airport reported.

All flights are temporarily canceled at Osh airport from 9 am because of a deep fog.

Fri, 05 Jan 2018 11:05:00 +0600
Bus routes planned to be open between Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan cities Osh,Jan.4, 2018 /Kabar/. It is planned to open intercity bus routes Osh-Andijan, Osh-Ferghana and Osh-Margilan, head of Osh Mayor's Office's press service Talant Kanatbek uulu told.

Talant Kanatbek uulu said that resumption of intercity bus services is expected from Osh to Andijan, from Osh to Ferghana and from Osh to Margalan. Now, as before, long-distance bus services between cities of Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan will be resumed. Corresponding document will be developed as a result of an agreement between the heads of two countries.

The distance between the cities of Osh-Andizhan is about 80 km, between Osh-Ferghana - about 120 km, Osh-Margilan - about 100 km.

Thu, 04 Jan 2018 21:27:24 +0600
Baptist church burns down in Issyk-Kul for unknown reasons Bishkek, Jan. 4, 2018. / Kabar /. There was a fire in the Baptist church in the village of Kadzhi-Sai of Issyk-Kul oblast on the night of 3 to 4 January. This information was confirmed by head of the press service of the Department of Internal Affairs of Issyk-Kul oblast Stalbek Usubakunov.

He said that at the moment the Department of Internal Affairs of Issyk-Kul oblast is studying the causes of the fire and the results of the fire and technical expertise are expected.

The exact cause of the fire is not yet known. No one damaged in the fire.

Thu, 04 Jan 2018 18:05:10 +0600
Osh oblast produces agricultural products for more than 37 bln soms in 2017 Osh, Jan. 4, 2018. / Kabar /. Agricultural products worth 37 billion 158 million 500 thousand soms were produced in Osh oblast from January till November of 2017, head of the regional development department of Osh oblast governor Raimberdi Monokbaev told.

According to his data, compared to the same period of 2016, agricultural production was increased by 873 million 800 thousand soms in 2017, the plan was overfulfilled by 107.4%.

"For 11 months in Osh oblast 51 million 942 thousand 500 of eggs, 74 thousand 516.9 tons of meat of large and small livestock, 286 thousand 915 tons of milk and 2 thousand 274 tons of wool were produced. Also, more than 90 thousand hectares of land were sown, from which 306 thousand 383.9 tons of products were harvested, not including leguminous, rice and buckwheat," he added.

For 11 months, the price index for agricultural products grew by 8.2%.

Thu, 04 Jan 2018 17:38:35 +0600
Construction of several social facilities started in Nookat Osh, Dec. 29, 2017 / Kabar/. Ceremony of laying of a capsule for the construction of a large cultural and social complex was held in Nookat town of Osh oblast on Thursday.

Parliament deputy Torobai Zulpukarov, head of the Assanabil Charitable Fund Sayid Bayumi, akim of Nookat region Davranbek Mamataliev and the local residents took part in it.

Within the framework of the project, two-storey school for 500 seats, out-patient hospital, kindergarten for 100 children, playground for children, football playground and a mosque will be built. The construction of all facilities will meet all accepted state standards of architecture and construction will be built on modern technologies.

Upon the completion of the construction, all these buildings will be equipped with furniture, neccesary equipment, laboratory supplies, a heating system with all necessary conditions.

At present, Assanabil Charitable Fund is building such social and cultural facilities in Bishkek and Kyzyl-Kya.

In general with the support of Assanabil Charitable Fund 35 schools, 16 medical posts-Rural Health Centers were built in different regions of the republic, which were later transferred to the state balance.

Fri, 29 Dec 2017 15:23:17 +0600
Bishkek-Osh road: Heating points opened for mass of traffic Bishkek, Dec. 27, 2017 / Kabar /. At "Sosnovka" and "Aral" checkpoints on Bishkek-Osh road, the heating spots were opened, the Ministry of Emergency press service reported.

Today, as of 3:40 p.m., 120 heavy trucks and 225 cars have been accumulated at the "Sosnovka" checkpoint of Zhayilsky district of Chui oblast, and 500 trucks and 200 light cars are standing at the "Aral" checkpoint of Toktogul district in Jalal-Abad oblast.

Drivers can drink hot tea and get warm up at the mass of traffic's heating spots.

Wed, 27 Dec 2017 23:58:55 +0600
Business Support Center opened in Osh Osh, Dec. 27, 2017 / Kabar /. Today opening of the Business Support Center took place in Osh, the press service of Osh governor reported.

The opening ceremony was attended by Osh oblast governor Taalaibek Sarybashov, Parliament Deputy Abduvakhap Nurbayev, representatives of business communities and local leaders.

The mission of the Center is informational, consulting support of entrepreneurs, as well as the formation, preparation and promotion of quality business initiatives for entrepreneurship development in Osh region.

The Center is created on the basis of public-private partnership. Entrepreneurs here will be able to simultaneously receive consulting support, as well as financial and governmental services.

A number of state and municipal services for businesses will be available at this center, including advisory services on entrepreneurship, development of business plans, fundraising, and promotion of business initiatives and representation of entrepreneurs’ interests at state and local governments.

Wed, 27 Dec 2017 22:56:07 +0600
Speaker of Kyrgyz Parliament visits cotton processing plant in Osh Osh, Dec. 25, 2017. / Kabar /. Speaker of the Kyrgyz Parliament Dastanbek Zhumabekov during his working trip to Osh oblast got acquainted with the activity of the Ak-Tex cotton processing plant.

This plant processes 60 tons of cotton per day and produces about 22 tons of fiber, the production capacity of the facility is 12 thousand tons. This year the plant has concluded a number of contracts with several farms that are engaged in the cultivation of raw materials.

According to data of the management of this facility, the plant employs 97 people, the plant's products are exported to Russia and other countries.

During the meeting, the development of the domestic textile industry was discussed, in particular the current state of Ak Altyn company, which, after the collapse of the Soviet Union, was left unaddressed and today needs to be optimized.

Speaker Zhumabekov stressed that the development of the country's economy as a whole is possible through the prosperity of such small enterprises.

"The government needs to take into account the experience of foreign countries in the development of the cotton processing industry. For example, in Turkey, the state renders financial support to farmers, the harvest of which processed at special enterprises. We can use this practice. It is necessary to consider granting subsidies to domestic farmers," the Speaker said.

Zhumabekov reminded that Kyrgyzstan is a member of large economic unions, therefore it is necessary to pay special attention to increasing the export of domestic products to partner countries.

Deputies of the Jogorku Kenesh headed by Speaker Dastanbek Zhumabekov visiting Osh region. Within the framework of the visit, he got acquainted with the activities of several social and industrial institutions. A meeting with the region's activists is also planned.

Mon, 25 Dec 2017 09:59:41 +0600
Uzbek experts will help Kyrgyz farmers grow cotton Bishkek, Dec. 19, 2017 / Kabar /.Conference on the theme "Improving the possibilities of growing cotton and its implementation" took place in Osh city. Farmers of Osh, Jalal-Abad and Batken oblasts, representatives of the Kyrgyz Ministry of Agriculture and Melioration and representatives of Uzbek seed-growing enterprises participated in this event.

During the conference, farmers of southern Kyrgyzstan will be taught on modern theoretical and practical skills and methods of growing cotton.

The representative of the Ministry of Agriculture and Melioration Erkinbek Chodoyev stressed that one of the goals of holding such conferences is to increase the amount of cotton growing in Kyrgyzstan, as this industry was forgotten by us. "I am sure that in 2018-2019 the volume of cotton growing will increase in Kyrgyzstan, since we are making a lot of effort on it and we are conducting such conferences jointly with Uzbek specialists," he said.

Kyrgyzstan produced 67 thousand tons of cotton in 2017. The Kyrgyz Ministry of Agriculture plans to purchase 500 tons of cotton seeds from farmers in Uzbekistan, which will later help local specialists and farmers in cultivating their grade cotton. Uzbekistan is one of the leading countries to export white gold in large quantities.

Wed, 20 Dec 2017 01:16:03 +0600
Campaign "Call to migrant" will take place in south of Kyrgyzstan Bishkek, Dec. 18, 2017 / Kabar /. In central market of Jalal Abad city and in the center of territorial council "Amir Timur" in Osh city, there will be campaign "Migrant Call" on Dec 19-20 . These days families of migrants can call their relatives in Russia free of charge and get advice in the field of migration.

The main purpose of the action is to give counselling and legal assistance to migrants and their family members.

The organizers of the event are the Public Foundation "ISEDA" in cooperation with the International Organization for Migration (IOM).

The UN General Assembly adopted the International Convention on Protection of Rights of All Migrant Workers and their Family Members on Dec.8, 1990. Ten years later, on Dec.4, 2000, the UN General Assembly established International Migrants Day and decided to celebrate it every year on Dec. 18 (resolution 55/93).

Tue, 19 Dec 2017 00:03:52 +0600
Police officers trained to provide first aid in Issyk-Kul region Bishkek, Dec. 15, 2017. / Kabar/. Patrol police officers are trained of rendering the first qualified medical aid in Issyk-Kul region, head of Issyk Kul Department of Internal Affairs’s press service Stalbek Usubakunov told.

The training is conducted by experts of the International Committee of the Red Crescent within the framework of the agreement with the Ministry of Internal Affairs.

It is the patrol officers who need to have skills of providing first aid since they often deal with victims during road accidents, Usubakunov said.

The Red Crescent experts train the patrol officers on primary examination of a victim, restorative position, spine trauma, cardiopulmonary resuscitation, bleeding, burns, transportation of a person who is unconscious. After the training, the police will be tested.

The Issyk Kul Department of Internal Affairs’s reported on the increase in death rate as a result of traffic accidents, in some cases, fatal outcomes occur till the ambulance arrive. Therefore, the purpose of this event is to reduce the number of mortality on the roads of the region.

Such trainings to be conducted in all areas of Kyrgyzstan.

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 21:05:46 +0600
Confucius Institute of Osh State University is awarded gold medal in China Osh, Dec. 13, 2017 / Kabar/. The final meeting of the Confucius Institutes working in 625 universities around the world took place in Chinese city of Xian on Dec. 12. The event was attended by directors of these universities.

The forum was attended by Lui Yangdong who is the Vice Premier of the State Council of China, Chairman of the Confucius Institutes Council Headquarter. She delivered speech at the forum. She informed the participants about the work carried out within the framework of the strategic program "The Great Silk Road: one way - one belt". Then the Vice Prime Minister by summarizing the activities of the Confucius Institutes during the year, presented awards to distinguished leaders and scientists in different nominations.

Confucius Institute of Osh State University is recognized as the best institute of 2017 for its fruitful and creative work. Director Osh State University, Professor Kanybek Isakov as Chief Department of the Confucius Institute was awarded the Gold Medal. He was considered as the best leader of the year for his great contribution to the development of Kyrgyz-Chinese relations, the construction of a special educational building and dormitory for the Confucius Institute, strengthening its material and technical base, enhancing the educational and methodological potential of the Institute and for his active work in improving the education of young people.

Along with this, HSK Center of Osh State University won the "Best Testing" nomination. The award to Kanybek Isakov was presented by the head of the main department of Confucius institutes.

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 15:21:43 +0600
People with disabilities receive new apartments in Osh Bishkek, Dec. 11, 2017. /Kabar/. People with disabilities received keys of new apartments. In total 66 people received the keys, the press service of the Osh Mayor’s Office reported.

Vice Prime Minister Dair Kenekeyev, Osh Mayor Aitmamat Kadyrbayev, representative from the Consulate General of the People's Republic of China in the city of Osh and local residents took part in the ceremony of handing over the keys.

The Chinese company Beixin started construction of two and three bedroom apartments in 2014. The cost of construction was 272 million soms, which were financed by the People's Republic of China.

The Special Commission selected 66 persons with limited health opportunities living on the territory of the city of Osh, who received keys to new apartments.

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 22:10:50 +0600
Most advanced fruit logistics center opened in southern Kyrgyzstan Bishkek, Dec. 8, 17 / Kabar /. On Nov. 30, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and AgroProduct Asia inaugurated a world-class fresh fruit consolidation and packing center in Kadamjai rayon of Batken oblast. The facility is capable of storing 6,435 cubic meters of fresh fruits. The advanced technology enables the center to pack and sort up to 500 tons of fruits per day.

The cold storage facility will provide access to cold fruits and vegetables for farmers in southern Kyrgyzstan, increasing their competitiveness in delivering high quality products on the local and export markets. In its first year of operations, the center is expected to buy 2,500 tons of fruits and vegetables from at least 2,000 farmers during its first year of operations.

According to the USAID/Kyrgyz Republic Economic Development Office Director, Luis Hernandez, “this new facility will establish a large and new market for the direct benefit of thousands of farmers in the region.”

Minister of Agriculture Nurbek Murashev took part in the opening ceremony of the center, where he highlighted the importance of such centers for farmers in Kyrgyzstan and thanked local authorities and USAID for the support.

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 16:49:08 +0600
Youth in Kyrgyzstan organize march against terrorism and extremism Osh, Dec. 8, 17 / Kabar /. About 300 people from among the youth of the city of Jalal-Abad walked on foot against terrorism and extremism.

The event was organized by the Jalal-Abad Mayor’s Office. Representatives of the local kaziyat, representatives of law enforcement bodies, students and local activists also took part in the march.

Within the framework of the month, preventive measures were taken to prevent extremism, terrorism, radicalism among the youth in all higher educational institutions of the city of Jalal-Abad with students and youth.

Similar preventive measures in educational institutions were carried out in Batken region by the employees of Batken oblast police department together with representatives of the local clergy. The purpose of these measures is to prevent the sending of young people to Syria.

According to reports, 40 local residents left for Syria.

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 15:25:35 +0600
Switzerland helps municipalities of Jalal-Abad and Issyk-Kul oblasts to provide quality services to their population Bishkek, Dec. 3, 2017 / Kabar /. Municipalities of Sakaldy, Lenin and Masy in Jalal-Abad oblast as well as Kumbel and Bostery in Issyk-Kul oblast improve the quality of public services delivered to their citizens. This result is part of the Public Service Improvement project, financed by the Government of Switzerland through the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) and implemented by a consortium of partners, Helvetas Swiss Intercooperation and Development Policy Institute.

Switzerland is financing the Public Service Improvement project, which supported the implementation of a 35 Service Improvement Action Plans for a total of 91 million soms, including municipal contributions amounting to almost 28 million soms. The project aims to improve the efficient and quality of public services at local level.

The Swiss grant for the four municipalities mentioned above amounts 18 million soms, while the contribution of the municipalities amounts 4 million. Switzerland joins forces with the municipalities to finance priority projects identified through a participatory process involving all citizens and selected through a competitive process involving more than 40 municipalities. Service Improvement Action Plans describing how the project was selected, how maintenance and sustainability will be ensured, who the beneficiaries would be and how implementation will be monitored were submitted by the municipalities to a selection committee.

In Chon-Bagysh village of Sakaldy municipality, the drinking water system was rehabilitated and upgraded, enabling 450 households to be connected to the water system. In order to finance operational costs and maintenance, a fair tariff for drinking water was introduced after being discussed and approved by the citizens. In the Lenin municipality of Suzak rayon, a recreational park was rehabilitated and equipped with benches, LED lights and a playground for children. In Masy municipality, the kindergarten "Altyn-Beshik" was rehabilitated and equipped, allowing 181 children to benefit for pre-school education; 16 new staff was recruited and their salary will be financed by the municipality.

In Bostery municipality, classes adapted for children with special needs were opened for the first time in the Issyk-Kul region. To ensure sustainability of the service, these classes were opened within the “Mamytov” school-gymnasium. By studying in such classes, children with special needs will benefit from quality education and communication with their peers. In Kumbel municipality, over 800 residents of a new suburban settlement could access safe drinking water thanks to the installation of a new drinking water supply system. To ensure the sustainability of the drinking water service provision, the municipality introduced innovative management decisions, including outsourcing and calculation of adequate tariff levels.

“It is crucial to keep in mind that improving service provision is an ongoing process. It is not only about procurement of new equipment or renovation of buildings. It is mainly about efficient, transparent and participatory management of local resources by local self-governments in order to ensure delivery of most needed and quality services to the population. The aim of the Swiss grant, which was complemented with local contribution, was to respond to immediate needs while developing mechanisms that enhance relations between citizens and local governments, enhance accountability of the local authorities and ensure sustainability of the infrastructures financed by the project - said Véronique Hulmann, Ambassador of Switzerland to the Kyrgyz Republic, during her trip in the Jalal-Abad region.

Sun, 03 Dec 2017 14:36:44 +0600
Harvest Festival follows with horse show games Bishkek, Dec.1, 2017. /Kabar/. Nooken district of Jalal-Abad oblast celebrated the harvest festival which was followed with horse show games

The event began with a concert program, later dinner was organiyed for 400 people: The participants congratulated the workers of agriculture on a professional holiday and were awarded with diplomas and badges.

Fri, 01 Dec 2017 19:04:32 +0600
South Pasture Committees get new agricultural machinery Bishkek, Nov. 30, 2017. /Kabar/. On the square of Osh city, the ceremony of presenting 57 units of new agricultural machinery to pasture committees of Osh city, Osh oblast, and Jalal-Abad, Batken provinces took place.

During the ceremony, the first vice-mayor of Osh city Zamirbek Askarov, the Minister of Agriculture, Food Industry and Melioration of the Kyrgyz Republic Nurbek Murashev, Fund for International Development of Agriculture (FIDA) and others took part in it. The speakers highlighted the importance of the event. They pointed out that the machinery will improve farmers’ work conditions and pasture committees’ work of southern regions.

Mr. Askarov especially stressed in his welcoming speech about the importance of the delivery of agricultural machinery to pasture committee. He thanked all the participants of this “Development of Livestock” project

After the end of the speech, farmers of pasture committees received keys from new 29 tractors and 28 other agricultural machinery, including trailers for tractors, balers and plows.

57 units of agricultural machinery are only the first phase of the project for the Development of Livestock. In total, 173 units of agricultural machinery are to be handed over. The total amount of the project is 446 million 992 thousand 800 soms.

Thu, 30 Nov 2017 15:34:33 +0600