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Photoreport: Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan during the coronavirus pandemic

Asel Sultan 26.03.20

How Kazakhstanis and Kyrgyzstanis live in a state of emergency due to the spread of coronavirus infection.

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Free Economic Zone Experiment in Kyrgyzstan Fails

Olga Ruslanova 30.01.20

In Kyrgyzstan, only one of five free economic zones is operating. However, its contribution to the national economy is minimum. (more…)

What to Do with Other People’s “Safe City” Fines?

Kaniet Zhamilova 27.01.20

If earlier people did not pay much attention to the vehicle re-registration and had no idea about future changes, with the launch of the Safe City project, many car enthusiasts were faced with the problem of finding new car owners of their old vehicles. (more…)

Climate Issues in Bishkek. How is the City’s “Liver” Increasingly Affected?

Bermet Nasirova 20.08.19

«Living conditions deteriorate every year in Bishkek: high air temperature in summer, smog over the city in winter, constant reduction of green spaces for the sake of expanding roads, lack of irrigation system and other factors that give rise to much more global environmental and microclimate problems in the capital city,» – explains the ecologist, director of the Public Fund “Initiative Arch” (Инициатива Арча) Dmitry Vetoshkin.

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Significant Political Events in Central Asia over the week

Ermek Baisalov 20.06.19

The middle of June in Central Asia was marked by sequence of major political events. The region became the center of the world’s media attention for a while. The inauguration ceremony of the new president of Kazakhstan took place; Bishkek and Dushanbe organized international summits and welcomed distinguished guests.

The analytical platform CABAR.asia presents a brief overview of the most recent significant political events in the region.

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