Breaking news Regions Sun, 18 Mar 2018 21:44:52 +0600 60 New enterprise for processing dried fruits to be open in Kadamzhai Osh, March 14. 2018. / Kabar /. A new enterprise for processing dried fruits will be put into operation in the near future on the territory of Uch-Korgon village administration of the Kadamzhai region.

The enterprise was created with the financial support of the Kyrgyz-Russian Development Fund jointly with the USAID’s Agrohorizont project.

About 15 million soms were spent to open the company, where 30 people will be employed.

It is expected that the company will process 2.4 tons of dried fruits. Products are planned to be exported abroad.

The enterprise will start operating at full capacity by early April 2018. Currently, local workers are trained by specialists.

On average, farmers in Kadamzhai region grow more than 21,000 tons of fruit, 11,000 of which are exported to other countries.

Wed, 14 Mar 2018 13:51:34 +0600
International Universal Exhibition-Fair Business Lady of Eurasia-2018 opened in Osh Osh, March 7, 2018 / Kabar /. The International Universal Wholesale and Retail Trade Exhibition-Fair Business Lady of Eurasia-2018 was opened in Osh.

Indonesian Ambassador to Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan Anaka Agunga Gde Alita Santika, First Deputy Mayor of Osh Zamirbek Askarov, Deputy Plenipotentiary of the Government in Osh Oblast, Bayish Yusupov, Vice President of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Osh oblast Bolotbek Kupeshov addressed the participants of the exhibition. General Consul of China in Osh Sun Lyutsin, partners, representative of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Republic of Uzbekistan, representatives of the Southern Regional Representation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kyrgyz Republic, members of the organizational the exhibition-fair committee, businessmen, visitors and residents of the city of Osh took part at the opening ceremony.

As part of the opening ceremony of the fair, honorary guests got acquainted with the exhibition series and the products presented at the event.

The organizers of the exhibition said that the event is already unique, as more than 100 companies from such countries as Indonesia, China, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan gathered.

In total, about 100 companies from Uzbekistan, 3 companies from Urumqi (PRC), and more than 20 companies from Kyrgyzstan are taking part in the exhibition.

Wed, 07 Mar 2018 18:31:35 +0600
Four hospitalized as a result of gas cylinder explosion in Kyrgyzstan Bishkek, Feb. 21, 2018 / Kabar /. Four people injured as a result of gas cylinder explosion in a cafe in the town of Kochkor-Ata, the Internal Affairs Department of Jalal-Abad oblast reported.

According to the information, four employees of the café were close to the balloon at the moment of explosion and received burns. There was no fire.

"Three citizens of Uzbekistan and one Kyrgyz citizen were burned. One guy born in 1994 was sent to the Osh regional hospital, since they have a burn department. The rest are in the Kochkor Ata hospital," the report said.

An investigation is under way.

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 12:03:29 +0600
Rector of Osh State University meets with students who studied in China, Japan, Korea, Spain, Iran and Czech Republic Osh, Feb. 20, 2018 / Kabar /. Rector of the Osh State University Kanybek Isakov met with students on Feb. 19 who had completed trainings in Internal and External Mobility Program during the first half of the year.

During the meeting, Professor Isakov told the students about the measures being taken in Osh State University to develop this program, which allows students to visit other universities of the country and abroad in order to plunge into other educational atmosphere, to feel a different educational system and to acquire new acquaintances and friends.

The students expressed gratitude to the leadership of the institution for the given opportunity to study at other universities. They also expressed their desire to publish a book where they could share their impressions.

256 students attended the training at universities in China, Japan, Turkey, Spain, South Korea, Iran, the Czech Republic and universities in Kyrgyzstan.

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 19:54:48 +0600
Jeenbekov: Development of regions will be priority direction of my presidency Bishkek, Feb. 20, 2018 / Kabar /. Developed regions - a developed country. This will be a priority in my presidential activity, President Sooronbay Jeenbekov said during his two-day working visit to Batken oblast, where he met with residents of Leilek district, Isfana and Suluktu towns.

"Iskhak Razakov, an outstanding public official, who was born in Leilek region, is an example of honesty, purity and love for his homeland. His words "If I am clean, you will be clean, then society will be clean" should become the main principles of our days," Jeenbekov said.

The Head of State reminded that by his Decree, 2018 was declared as the Year of Regional Development.

"The main problems in the regions are the construction of social facilities, infrastructure development, irrigation, clean water supply, job creation and marketing of agricultural products, which will lead to a reduction in migration. The most important thing is a planned, targeted, effective use of budgetary, grant and investment funds. It is also necessary to give more opportunities to local authorities, while increasing their responsibility," the President said.

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 14:09:55 +0600
More than 97 kg of drugs found in resident’s home in Toktogul Osh, Feb.19, 2018 / Kabar /. More than 97 kg of narcotic substances - cannabis, marijuana and hashish oil were found in the house of a resident of Toktogul, the Police Department of Jalal-Abad oblast told.

Drugs were found by officers of the Interior Ministry's Department for Combating Illicit Drug Trafficking on Feb. 17. In particular, 50 kg and 100 grams of cannabis, 440 grams of marijuana, 46 kg and 980 grams of hemp oil were found in two flasks. The total weight accounted for 97 kg and 520 grams.

A criminal case was initiated on this fact under the article Illegal manufacture, acquisition, storage, transportation or forwarding of narcotic drugs or psychotropic substances.

The detainee is placed in Temporary Containment Cell. An investigation is under way.

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 18:05:05 +0600
Uzbekistan donates 2 ambulances to Batken oblast Osh, Feb. 15, 2018 / Kabar /. The Ferghana region of Uzbekistan donated two ambulances to Batken oblast of Kyrgyzstan.

The ceremony of donation of ambulances was held today at the Kadamzhai checkpoint.

The ceremony was attended Batken oblast governor Abish Khalmurzayev, hokim of the Fergana region Shukhrat Ganiev, representatives of local authorities, aksakals and local residents.

Ambulance cars are given as a gift for the purpose of strengthening the consent and friendship between the two peoples. Hokim Ganiev handed the keys of vehicles to governor Halmurzayev.

The governor of Batken oblast thanked his colleague from Uzbekistan.

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 21:44:11 +0600
Osh airport meets new plane with water arch Osh, Feb.14, 2018 / Kabar /. Osh branch of the Manas International Airport met a new airplane with a water arch, the press service of the airport reported.

The press service of the airport said that the Osh International Airport took on its airfield a new liner Boeing 737-300 on Feb. 7, 2018, which replenished the fleet of the airline Air Traffic.

The new plane was met with a traditional water arch from fire hoses.

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 21:30:31 +0600
Kyrgyz prime minister takes part in opening of school in Batken oblast Bishkek, Feb. 14, 2018. / Kabar /. Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan Sapar Isakov took part in the official opening ceremony of the secondary school in Orozbekov village of Batken oblast, the Kyrgyz Government’s’ press service reported.

Speaking at the opening of the school the head of government said that a great deal depends on the work of teachers.

"The future of Kyrgyzstan depends on our contribution to the development of children. Children should receive good knowledge in order to glorify and develop our country in the future," Isakov said.

The Prime Minister also noted that Batken oblast has taken the path of dynamic development. In the past six years, large works have been carried out in the region to build important social facilities.

The head of government handed the school a certificate for a computer class. Construction of the school has begun in 2015. The two-storey school is designed for 275 seats with a sports hall of 288 square meters and a dining room for 40 people.

Further, the prime minister get acquainted with the progress of construction of a 45-apartment building in Kadamzhai. This facility is intended for earthquake victims in Kadamzhai region in 2011.

At the end of the trip, Isakov got acquainted with the activities of the Arpasay-Bereke Bagy cooperative, which is engaged in growing and selling seedlings.

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 10:58:06 +0600
Seeds of new flowers imported from Switzerland to be planted in Osh Osh, Feb. 14, 2018. / Kabar /. 2 million flowers will be planted in the territory of southern capital of Kyrgyzstan in spring, the plant for improvement and gardening of Osh city reported.

One of the features of the current year will be that seeds of new varieties are brought from Switzerland. New varieties such as salvia, ageratum, verbena, tagetes, pelargonium, snapdragon, zinnia and others are brought from Switzerland, the report said.

Last year, more than 1 million flowers were planted in Osh city, new varieties of flowers were brought from the Czech Republic.

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 09:59:08 +0600
Prime Minister Isakov to visit Batken oblast Bishkek, Feb. 13, 2018 / Kabar /. Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan Sapar Isakov will travel today to Batken oblast, the Kyrgyz Government’s press service reported.

During the trip, Isakov will attend a meeting of the board of local administration, where the results of work for 2017 will be summed up.

In addition, the Prime Minister will participate in opening of a secondary school in the rural district of Orozbekov, Kadamzhai region.

Isakov also will get acquainted with the progress of construction of an apartment building for the victims of the earthquake in Kadamzhai.

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 11:29:42 +0600
Customs officers of Kyrgyzstan detain 3,6 tons of contraband lemon from Tajikistan Bishkek, Feb. 12, 2018 / Kabar /. The State Customs Service of Kyrgyzstan revealed the fact of illegal import of 3 638 kg of lemons from Tajikistan for the amount of 254,660 soms, the press service of the State Customs Committee of the Kyrgyz Republic reported.

It is reported that Volrswagen Crafter car, in which the smuggled goods were transported, was detained on February 7 near the village of Zhapalak, Osh oblast. The driver is the Kyrgyz citizen.

Mon, 12 Feb 2018 16:03:46 +0600
Fire in Kyrgyzstan leaves 10 people without dwelling Bishkek, Feb. 12, 2018 / Kabar /. A fire occurred in an apartment building in Tokmok town on Feb. 10 at about 6:22 am.

According to the information of the Ministry of Emergency Situations, the fire covered the apartment in 70 square meters. The fire was extinguished by 7:30.

10 people were evacuated. The amount of material damage is estimated.

Recall, from the beginning of 2018 more than 430 fires were recorded in Kyrgyzstan, in which 13 people died, one of them a child.

The Ministry of Emergency Situations indicates that 72% of the total number of fires occurred in the household, and the most frequent causes of fire were - violation of the norms of electrical equipment and negligence in furnace heating.

Mon, 12 Feb 2018 15:52:27 +0600
Schoolchildren of Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan hold friendly match in basketball Osh, Feb. 12, 2018 / Kabar /. A friendly meeting of national basketball teams took place in Osh city of Kyrgyzstan) and Namangan city of Uzbekistan.

The purpose of the event is to strengthen friendship, cohesion and unity among adolescents and exchange experiences in this kind of sports.

It is reported that the national basketball team among the schoolchildren of Namangan city and Osh city showed a very interesting game. Both teams showed good results.

Mon, 12 Feb 2018 15:36:31 +0600
Delegation from Uzbekistan led by Minister of Foreign Trade arrives in Osh Osh, Feb.9, 2018 / Kabar /. Mayor of Osh city Kyrgyzstan Aitmamat Kadyrbaev received today a delegation from Uzbekistan led by Minister of Foreign Trade Jamshid Khodjaev.

The meeting was attended by Minister of Economy of Kyrgyzstan Artyom Novikov, Mayor and all Vice-Mayors of Osh and the delegation from Uzbekistan. Issues of improving and strengthening trade and economic cooperation between Osh and Uzbekistan were discussed at the meeting.

Mayor of Osh city Kadyrbaev stressed that the city's trade turnover in 2017 compared to 2015 increased 13 times and amounted to $270 mln.

Kadyrbaev also specified that after the opening of the borders, the volume of the city's trade turnover has increased. If to rely on statistics, the trade turnover of Osh was $ 21 mln in 2015, in 2016 it was $ 150 mln, and $ 270 mln in 2017.

"Currently, the city has a motor show Ravon-Motors-Osh and Kyrgyz-Uzbek joint enterprises such as Akfa-Plast, Izmo and Artel. We are always ready for cooperation and provide all necessary conditions in a timely manner," the Mayor added.

The delegation plans to visit enterprises in Osh city.

Fri, 09 Feb 2018 17:06:32 +0600
62 new schools being constructed in Osh oblast Osh, Feb, 7, 2018. / Kabar /. Construction of 153 social objects continues to be constructed on the territory of Osh oblast, 62 of them are schools, the Osh governor’s press service reported.

2 billion 263 million 784 thousand soms were allocated from the national budget for the construction of 258 social facilities. Last year, out of 258 facilities, 117 objects were commissioned: 19 schools, 11 kindergartens, 16 medical stations, 19 sports complexes, 4 health facilities and others.

In 2018, construction work continues on 153 social facilities, the construction of which was started earlier. 62 new schools, 28 sports complexes, 10 kindergartens, 12 hospitals, 17 facilities on drinking water supply and other social facilities are being built in Osh Oblast, the report said.

Wed, 07 Feb 2018 12:26:12 +0600
Body of missing hunter found in southern Kyrgyzstan Bishkek, Feb. 6, 2018. /Kabar/. The body of the missing hunter was found in Alai region, the press service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Kyrgyz Republic reported.

The search for the missing inhabitant of the village of October was conducted in Alai region of Osh oblast for nine days. He left the house on Jan. 28 at about 8.00 and headed towards the Sary-Kungei mountains. At 16:00 he contacted the family, and after that there was no news from him.

"The search for the missing began on the morning of Jan. 30. As a result the body of the missing was found on the At pasture at 15:16," the report said.

Tue, 06 Feb 2018 22:32:27 +0600
About 76% of population of Osh oblast provided with drinking water Osh, Feb. 6, 2018. /Kabar/. 374 villages in Osh oblast were fully provided with clean drinking water in 2017, the press service of Osh governor reported.

1 million 183 thousand 283 people live in 484 villages in the territory of Osh oblast, of which 972,657 people have direct access to clean drinking water, which makes 75.9% of the total population of Osh oblast.

In the remaining 110 villages there is a problem of access to clean drinking water, that is, 24.1% of the population of Osh oblast or 308,529 people do not have direct access to drinking water.

Tue, 06 Feb 2018 22:19:24 +0600
20 teenagers commit suicide in Osh oblast in 2017 Osh, Feb. 6, 2018. /Kabar/. 20 facts of suicide among minors have been registered in Osh oblast in 2017. These figures were cited at a meeting of police with the representatives of local authorities, where they discussed measures to prevent crimes and offenses among adolescents.

In addition to the facts of suicide, 60 crimes were committed in the territory of the oblast against minors in 2017.

In addition, criminal cases were initiated and sent to the court against 110 minors for committed crimes.

According to data of the police, 11,474 citizens left Osh oblast in 2017 and left their children without proper supervision. Also, 105 minor children of migrants who were left without proper supervision and control were identified.

As a result of the meeting, it was decided to intensify the explanatory work among minors, to take control of possible foci of conflict among adolescents.

Tue, 06 Feb 2018 20:43:57 +0600
4-year-old child was killed in Osh falling into hatch Bishkek, Feb. 5, 2018 / Kabar /. A 4-year-old child fell into a hatch and died in the village of Uyghur-Abad of Osh oblast, the press service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Kyrgyz Republic reported.

On Feb. 4 at about 3 pm the child was playing near the house and fell into an open hatch. The rescuers get out a lifeless body and handed it to the ambulance.

Mon, 05 Feb 2018 10:41:57 +0600
Hunter lost in southern Kyrgyzstan Bishkek, Feb. 2, 2018. /Kabar/. A resident of Alai region in Osh oblast went for hunting and disappeared, the press service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations reported.

The hunter left the house on Jan. 28 at about 8.00 and headed towards the Sary-Kungei mountains. At 16:00 he contacted the family, and after that there was no news from him.

The search for the missing began on the morning of Jan. 30, involving 11 employees of the Emergencies Ministry, 110 local residents, 19 policemen and relatives. At the moment, the man has not yet been found.

Fri, 02 Feb 2018 12:40:22 +0600
12 new enterprises opened in one of Jalal-Abad’s regions in 2017 Osh, Jan. 30, 2018 / Kabar /. 12 new enterprises were opened in Ala-Buka region of Jalal-Abad oblast in 2017, the head of the region . Sonunbek Akparaliev told at a meeting with residents.

He said that, opening of 12 new enterprises created 93 new jobs. Investments in the amount of 1 billion 608 million soms were attracted to Ala-Buka region for the current period. Agricultural products worth 6 billion soms were produced in the territory of the region.

Local leaders and residents took part in the meeting.

Sat, 03 Feb 2018 18:27:23 +0600
Never frozen Issyk-Kul Lake in Kyrgyzstan covered with ice Bishkek, Jan. 29, 2018 / Kabar /. Issyk-Kul Lake has been frozen in Tong region of Issyk-Kul oblast.

Eyewitness sent a video taken on the shore of the lake in one of the private resort houses in Ton region, where one can see how the lake was covered with ice.

The author commented that about 200 meters of the lake is covered with ice and the air temperature reaches 21 degrees Celsius below zero.

Abnormal cold hit Kyrgyzstan on Jan. 26-29.

Issyk-Kul Lake, is the second largest saline lake in the world after the Caspian Sea. Issyk-Kul means "warm lake" in the Kyrgyz language; although it is surrounded by snow-capped peaks, it has never been frozen before.

Sat, 03 Feb 2018 17:53:40 +0600
International organizations grant $ 12 mln for the south of Kyrgyzstan Osh, Jan. 29, 2018 / Kabar /. International organizations will allocate $ 12 million of gratuitous grant for Osh, Jalal-Abad and Batken oblasts. This became known during the discussion of CASA-1000 energy project in Jalal-Abad.

As part of the implementation of the CASA-1000 energy project, the World Bank, the Asian Development Bank and USAID will allocate $ 12 million of gratuitous grant for the population of three oblasts of Kyrgyzstan.

These funds will be used in three directions. The first is to provide the local population of the three oblasts with electricity and lighting. The second for the construction of social facilities: kindergartens, schools, medical stations. The third is support for small and medium-sized businesses.

The CASA-1000 energy project is funded by the World Bank and USAID.

Sat, 03 Feb 2018 17:40:10 +0600
First Service Center for maintenance of mining equipment opened in Balykchy Bishkek, Jan. 26, 2018 / Kabar /. Today the official dealer of the largest American Machine-Building Company Caterpillar, Borusan Makina Kazakhstan together with Kyrgyzaltyn Company opened a Service Center for maintaining heavy mining equipment located on the basis of the Kyrgyzaltyn Motor Transport Department, Balykchy, Issyk-Kul oblast, Kyrgyzstan.

Its total area is more than 5 thousand square meters, the press service of the Kyrgyzaltyn reported. The Service Center meets the world standards of maintenance and is currently the only one of its kind in the territory of Kyrgyzstan, which makes possible for mining enterprises of our country, including such a giant as Kumtor, to get high-quality repair work for mining equipment units in the shortest possible time, without leaving the country. The construction of this center will open great prospects for future expansion of this spectrum of works.

Kyrgyzaltyn Company concluded an agreement with Borusan Makina Kazakhstan in the Kyrgyz Republic in 2017 on socio-economic cooperation and provided non-residential area for upgrading such a level of Service Center on the terms of a Lease Agreement.

Opening this level of Service Center is important economically. The local budget of Issyk-Kul region will receive more than one mln soms per year. In addition, more than 40 specialists from Kyrgyzstan are already working on the base, 10 of them have been trained at the Center for the Rehabilitation of Nodes (the city of Karaganda, Kazakhstan). The staff learned the basics of professional repair of large special equipment. There are all necessary conditions for living here. Work specialists will be on a rotation basis - for 15 days.

Fri, 26 Jan 2018 13:49:35 +0600
Osh State University and Andijan State Medical Institute sign cooperation agreement Osh, Jan. 23, 2018 / Kabar /. Yesterday delegation of Andijan State Medical Institute (ASMI) arrived in Osh State University (OSU). During the meeting, the sides exchanged views on bilateral cooperation in the field of medicine.

Specifically the issues of exchange experience, academic mobility of students, ordinants, doctoral candidates, teachers, conducting joint research, holding scientific conferences, internships, cultural events, festivals and sports were discussed.

Following the meeting, an agreement was signed on bilateral cooperation between OSU and ASMI. It should be stressed that the exchange of students, teachers, exchange of experience, a joint conference will begin in the very near future.

The guests visited the campus of OSU where they got acquainted with medical faculties, clinics, modern infrastructure, virtual laboratory work and highly appreciated the opportunities created by OSU for training such a modern highly qualified medical personnel.

At the same time, the Andijan colleagues visited the Kyrgyz-Chinese faculty, got acquainted with the electronic management system of the university, the data center, the scientific library and the IT academy.

It should be mentioned that the ASMI has been functioning since 1955. At present, more than 3 thousand students study in 6 directions of medicine at the ASMI.

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 23:48:13 +0600
Avalanche kills one person in Kyrgyzstan Bishkek, Jan. 23, 2018 / Kabar /. One person was killed as a result of avalanche in Jeti-Oguz region of Issyk-Kul oblast, the Ministry of Emergencies of the Kyrgyz Republic reported.

On Jan. 21, three local residents were collecting firewood at Kok-Zhayik pasture. At this time, snow came down from the mountains and covered one of them, so he died. Rescuers are looking for their whereabouts.

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 10:30:19 +0600
Young Kyrgyz musicians win International ART-PREMIUM competition in Astana Bishkek, Jan. 19, 2018. / Kabar /. Young Kyrgyz musicians won International ART-PREMIUM competition in Astana.

Mayor of Osh Aitmamat Kadyrbayev met with the winners of the ART-PREMIUM International Contest, and their teachers.

Students of the Osh State Music College, 4-year student Shohzhakhon Mamanazarov and 2-year student Shaiyrbek Abdurashit uulu took part in the international ART-PREMIUM competition held in Astana on Jan. 4-7.

As a result, young musicians from Osh won three awards, taking the first place.

Mayor Kadyrbaev congratulated the musicians on their victory in the music contest, stressing at the same time the contribution in the development of talent among the students.

Also, the mayor handed over to the musicians and their teachers the Honorary Diplomas of the Osh Mayor’s Office and wished the young musicians further creative successes.

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 09:36:20 +0600
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