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President of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev met with Interior Minister Abdulda Suranchiyev on September 16, reports the president's press service. Abdulda Suranchiev submitted the letter of resignation to the President in line with the Article 87 of the Constitution of the Kyrgyz Republic.
Democratic transformations in the country have become sustainable, Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan Joomart Otorbayev said at the meeting with EU Envoy for Central Asia Janos Herman on September 15. "Kyrgyzstan will continue reforms so that democratic transformations become sustainable. We are interested in cooperation with the EU countries having a huge experience in building of democracy with a strong civil society," he said.
Sagynbek Baltabayev has 10 children, 29 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
Villages of Issyk-Kul region lack authorized landfills, according to a report of the State Inspectorate on Environmental and Technical Safety on Jety-Oguz, Ak-Suu and Tyup districts. As a result, people may "throw away their garbage anywhere."
A serious shortage of kindergartens has driven the few who can afford it into private schools of debatable quality. First in an occasional series.
Shares in the Kumtor gold mine could be the target of angry foreign investors, who feel slighted by the Kyrgyz government in business deals that turned sour. There are currently at least nine unresolved disputes between the Kyrgyz government and international investors.
The Civil Service Commission under the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the State Personnel Service of the Kyrgyz Republic signed a memorandum of cooperation in the sphere of improving civil service management on Sept.11. The memorandum was signed by the chairman of the Civil Service Commission under the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Bahram Khalilov and the chairman of Kyrgyzstan's State Personnel Service, Aaly Karashev.
"We have realized and the whole world realized we deluded ourselves on Kumtor. But we will be unable to return anything, since we fear to be stuck in court proceedings," MP Omurbek Tekebayev said on Parliament Radio on September 11, reports Tazabek.
The scientific-practical conference on "The Impact of Climate Changes on Water Resources" is held in the village of Chok-Tal in Issyk-Kul region. The purpose of the event is to reduce the negative impact of climate change on glaciers and water resources, reported the Kyrgyz Emergency Situations Ministry's press service on September 10. The conference is attended by the heads of Climatology Research Institutes of near and far abroad, scientists and by hydrometeorological services of the CIS countries.
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received a delegation led by First Deputy Prime Minister of the Kyrgyz Republic, chair of the Azerbaijan-Kyrgyzstan intergovernmental economic-humanitarian commission Tayirbek Sarpashev. First Deputy Prime Minister Tayirbek Sarpashev conveyed greetings on behalf of President of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev to the head of state.
The official opening ceremony of the 1st World Nomad Games took place in Cholpon-Ata at the shore of the Issyk-Kul lake on September 9. The Games are aimed to demonstrate history of nomads, their traditions, lifestyles, culture. The organizers believe the competitions included into the program of the Games are as much spectacular and popular as sports included in the Olympic Games.
The Kazakh delegation is led by Minister of Culture and Sports Arystanbek Muhamediuly and Ambassador of Kazakhstan to the Kyrgyz Republic Beibit Isabayev. "The sports delegation of Kazakhstan will be represented by 45 athletes and 11 coaches.
See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone. Kyrgyz Internet users have called it their "Annual Groundhog Day", a seeming time loop consisting of things a person does in the dark chill of a winter electricity shutoff.
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