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Almazbek Atambayev says about important problems being solved in Kyrgyzstan

In recent years, the country has been solving problems that have not been solved for two decades, President Almazbek Atambayev said today at an official ceremony timed to Independence Day.

He listed the most important. «National resources are no longer sold for a pittance. For example, we sold the license for the Jerooy field for $ 100 million and plus the investor paid the original license holder $ 65 million. And at one time a license for this deposit was given for 300 soms,» the head of state cited one example.

The republic achieved energy independence and stability of the energy sector. The partnership with Russia’s Gazprom put an end to the dependence on natural gas and fuel.

Almazbek Atambayev

He added that in the next two years the work on achieving transport independence will be completed. «Kyrgyzstan from the impasse will turn into a transit country,» the president said.