Kyrgyzstan Economy

Kyrgyzstan Economy

Basic data Capital Bishkek Population 6.63 million Language Kyrgyz (state), Russian (official) Religion Islam (88%), Christianity (11.5%) State system presidential republic Head of State Sadyr Zaparov Head of government Akylbek Zaparov Currency name Kyrgyz Som Travel Time shift +5 hours (in summer +4 hours) Economy 2021 Nominal GDP (billion USD) 7.7 Economic growth (%) 3.6 […]

Kyrgyzstan Visa

Kyrgyzstan Visa, Embassy, Holidays and Shopping

VISAS, ENTRY RULES, CUSTOMS REGULATIONS in Kyrgyzstan Citizens of Russia do not need a visa to visit Kyrgyzstan, it is enough to present a valid foreign or general passport at the border. Citizens of a foreign country who are subject to a visa-free regime can enter, exit, transit, move and stay in the territory of […]

History in Kyrgyzstan

History in Kyrgyzstan

Primitive people settled on the territory of modern Kyrgyzstan in the Stone Age. In the II century. BC. the southern agricultural regions of the country became part of the state of Parkan. In the 5th century nomads inhabiting northern Kyrgyzstan are also beginning to move towards a settled way of life. In the XIII century. […]

KYRGYZSTAN State Flag

Kyrgyzstan State Facts

  CAPITAL Bishkek STATE STRUCTURE parliamentary-presidential republic INTERNAL DIVISION unitary state SQUARE 199,951 km² CLIMATE Continental OFFICIAL LANGUAGE The state language is Kyrgyz. Russian language has official status CURRENCY Kyrgyzstani som POPULATION more than 6 million NATIONAL COMPOSITION Kyrgyz (72.6%), Uzbeks (14.5%), Russians (6.4%), etc. RELIGION Secular state TIMEZONE UTC +6 / MSK +3 TELEPHONE […]

Kyrgyzstan Economy

Kyrgyzstan State Overview

Kyrgyzstan is a republic in Central Asia with more than 5 million residents. Its capital and most populous city is Bishkek. In the north it has a long border with Kazakhstan. It is a wonderful country that attracts and bewitches each of its incredibly beautiful mountains and this country gladly shares the beauty with every traveler who enters its […]

Central Asia between Bark and Wood 3

Central Asia between Bark and Wood Part III

6: Energy and great power games Central Asia is rich in natural resources – especially large oil and gas deposits in Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan call for foreign interest. The central location near Afghanistan also gives the region great military strategic importance . Both global and regional powers are trying to strengthen their position. At the […]

Kyrgyzstan Travel Advice

Kyrgyzstan Travel Advice

General travel information for Kyrgyzstan Continent: Asia Geographical location: Central Asia Highest elevation: Dschengisch Tschokusu (7439 m above sea level) Longest river: Naryn (534 km) Form of government: Parliamentary republic System of Government: Parliamentary system Languages: Kyrgyz, Russian Neighboring countries: Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan and China Capital: Bishkek Area: Approx. 199,900 km² Residents: Approx. 6,256,700 people […]