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Main task of Kyrgyz government for 2019 – 4% GDP growth

«The main task of the government for 2019 is to achieve GDP growth of at least 4 percent,» the Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan Mukhammedkaly Abylgaziev said at an expanded meeting with heads of ministries and departments.

According to him, in order to achieve the goal, targeted work and assigning of specific investment projects and projects within the framework of public-private partnership (PPP) to specific managers are necessary. In addition, the head of the Cabinet noted that Kyrgyzstan needed to maximally use the markets of EEU countries to increase exports, tax and customs revenues to the budget.

The government needs to improve the efficiency of public finance and property management, optimize and improve the efficiency of state budget expenditures.

«It is necessary to ensure commissioning of new subsurface facilities and protection of investments, modernize and expand production capacities, bringing the share of the processing industry to at least 17 percent. Special attention should be paid to development of logistics and sales through creation of at least two large trade and logistics centers,» Mukhammedkaly Abylgaziev stressed.