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Technopolis for clothing manufacture to create about 15,000 jobs

Creation of technopolis for textile and clothing manufacture in Bishkek and Chui region will create about 15,000 jobs. This was announced at a meeting chaired by the Prime Minister of the Kyrgyz Republic Sooronbay Jeenbekov, the department of information support of the government reports.

The Prime Minister noted that the issue with the allocation of the production area for the technopolis is almost solved.

The share of textile and clothing production in the country’s industry is more than 3 percent. The industry employs more than 150,000 people.

Sooronbay Jeenbekov

He added that the products labeled «Made in Kyrgyzstan" firmly took its place in the markets of neighboring countries and gained high demand for its high quality and reasonable price.

Recall, in October 2016 the government supported the initiative of «Legprom» on the implementation of the investment project «Technopolis for the textile and clothing manufacture.»