Business Insights

Business Insight
Official Newsletter Issue#50,
July-August 2021
AmCham Newsletters, July-August, 2021, EN.pdf

In this issue:

  • The first meeting of the Anti-Corruption Business Council
  • Aktilek Tungatarov met with Chairman of the Cabinet Ulukbeka Maripov
  • Aktilek Tungatarov met with the United States Chargé d’affaires in the Kyrgyz Republic
  • The Minister of Economy and Finance of the Kyrgyz Republic, Akylbek Zhaparov, met with representatives of the business community to discuss the draft law on the introduction of a regime of emergencies in the economy
  • Round table on Problems and Solutions for Improving Commercial and Administrative Dispute Resolution in the Kyrgyz Republic»
  •  Does business have to pay for regulatory mistakes of the State?
  • Beeline lunches free IT and programming training
  • IB Diploma Results
  • Two Freedom Holding Corp. Subsidiaries Assigned ‘B/B’ Ratings; Outlook Stable
  • KICB and AUCA signed memorandum on cooperation
  • Instant money transfers from Russia directly to Kompanion e-wallet

Business Insight
Official Newsletter Issue#49,
May-June 2021
AmCham Newsletters, May-June, 2021 EN.pdf

In this issue:

  • Aktilek Tungatarov took part in a meeting of the Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Kyrgyz Republic with Kyrgyz entrepreneurs on the issue of restoring Batken
  • AmCham members visited the farm “EcoFerma”
  • AmCham shared the results of a survey on the impact that the pandemic caused to the business of the Kyrgyz Republic
  • Aktilek Tungatarov took part in the TV show «Иш күндүн кечи» (Hard Day’s Night)
  • Closing ceremony of the second round of the AmCham Mentors Club project was held
  • AmCham team met with representatives of the political and economic affairs department of the US Embassy in the KR
  • Nurzat Aidaralieva, HR Director of Coca-Cola Kyrgyzstan, held a seminar on “Staff Motivation” for AmCham members
  • The article of the AmCham BOD Chairperson Nazira Beishenalieva “Capital security in Kyrgyzstan is the Achilles heel of State policy”
  • AmCham Membership Satisfaction Survey Results
  • AmCham 2025 Strategic Vision was disscused
  • Open days for participants “Girls in Science” project in the Bank of Asia CJSC
  • Bishkek International School: 10th Anniversary Show
  • DemirBank: current and innovative products
  • Kompanion Bank supported affected citizens in Batken region
  • Green Light engineers have been certified on Cisco Meraki solutions
  • Crown Agents delivers over 1,3 mln COVID-19 vaccine doses around the world
  • Bai Tushum is recognized as the Best Internet Banking according to the Digital Forum 2021 SME Banking Club research among the Internet banking services of Kyrgyzstan
  • Grant Thornton. Effective use of audit innovation
  • Welcome AmCham new members!

Business Insight
Official Newsletter Issue#48, March-April 2021
AmCham Newsletters, March-April, 2021, EN.pdf

In this issue:

  • Aktilek Tungatarov took part in a meeting with the Prime Minister of the Kyrgyz Republic on the recovery of Batken region
  • AmCham members visited the “Kara-Bulak’’ eco-resort
  • The mentees of the AmCham Mentors Club project visited Bai Tushum Bank
  • AmCham and the Public Charity Foundation “Elim, barsynby?!” signed a Memorandum of Cooperation
  • A two-day training for mentees and mentors of the AmCham Mentors Club program was held
  • Aktilek Tungatarov took part in a meeting with Almambet Shykmamatov
  • Aktilek Tungatarov took part in the meeting of Prime Minister of the KR with representatives of business associations
  • Meetings of the AmCham Board of Directors were held
  • Aktilek Tungatarov took part in the meeting of partners of the UCA
  • Meeting of the Committee on Entrepreneurship Development and Investment was held
  • Meeting of the Committee on Innovation, Digital and Information Technologies was held
  • Training on career planning and development and basics of labor legislation was held
  • Implementation of a joint AmCham and CIPE project on Anti-Corruption Legislation and Business Ethics
  • KICB together with partners planted more than 14 000 seedlings
  • 556,136 ounces of gold produced at Kumtor in 2020
  • Bank of Asia CJSC offers an update deposit line
  • Freedom Holding Corp. Stock Joins the IBD 50 ETF
  • Green Light became a member of the first Association of IT companies in Kyrgyzstan KSSDA
  • Ferma Market – Business with Soul
  • Lights Creative Group has implemented several projects at once
  • Business Assistant has developed a service for training, adaptation, and recruitment of accountants
  • Herbalife Nutrition’s unique information resource for people who fast during Ramazan
  • BIS is pleased to announce a scholarship opportunity open to all students who finish Grade 9 or Grade 10 in May 2021
  • Kreston took part in a charity giveaway
  • Air conditioning systems from ElmirLink
  • Premium Development construction company, in partnership with MNS Holding, presents a new joint project – “Delovoy” Business Center
  • Grant Thornton: How effective communication can safeguard your reputation?
  • Welcome AmCham New Members

Business Insight
Official Newsletter Issue#47, January-February 2021
AmCham Newsletters, January-February, 2021 ENG.pdf

In this issue:

  • Public call of the American Chamber of Commerce in the Kyrgyz Republic in connection with the detention of Eugene Krazhan, former CEO of “Sky Mobile” LLC (“Beeline” TM)
  • Aktilek Tungatarov on the current situation and the mood of the business community in Kyrgyzstan
  • The American Chamber of Commerce launches Compliance and Business Ethics Project supported by Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE)
  • Aktilek Tungatarov held a number of meetings with members of the American Chamber of Commerce
  • AmCham members met with Acting Mayor of Bishkek Balbak Tulobaev
  • The American Chamber of Commerce in the Kyrgyz Republic and the Council of Exporters and Investors under the Ministry of Foreign Affirs of Ukraine signed a Memorandum of Understanding
  • Aktilek Tungatarov took part in a working meeting of the Council for Business and Entrepreneurship Development under the Speaker of the Parliament of the Kyrgyz Republic
  • Meetings of the AmCham committees were held
  • AmCham launched Annual Membership Satisfaction Survey
  • AmCham members and “AmCham Mentors Club” mentees visited the “Toyboss” plant
  • Aktilek Tungatarov took part in a meeting of representatives of the construction sector with the Prime Minister of the Kyrgyz Republic Ulukbek Maripov
  • XII Annual Charity Festival “Kyrgyzstan – a country of skiing and winter recreation!” took place
  • Opening of a new branch of CJSC “Kyrgyz Investment and Credit Bank”
  • Bank of Asia” CJSC together with partners resumes the “Bank of Asia – FinOlimp” Financial Olympiad
  • Kumtor Gold Company: Waste sorting plant starts working in Balykchy
  • FINCA Bank’s mobile banking
  • Agro Kush LLC subsidiary of “Adal Azyk” LLC (TM “Toyboss”) has launched the first modern broiler poultry incubator in the Kyrgyz Republic
  • FERMA market franchise – a chain of stores of organic healthy food
  • Bishkek International School Award Ceremony
  • Herbalife Nutrition – No. 1 Choice of Year 2020 in Kyrgyzstan
  • Green Light provided technical assistance to the eHealth Center
  • Baker Tilly in Kyrgyzstan is now certifid according to ISO 9001: 2015 «Quality Management Systems. Requirements»
  • Grant Thornton: Don’t Let the Empire Fall!
  • Welcome AmCham New Members

Business Insight
Official Newsletter Issue#46, November-December 2020
AmCham Newsletters, Nov-Dec, 2020 - EN.pdf

In this issue:

  • Aktilek Tungatarov was appointed as Executive director of the American Chamber of Commerce in the Kyrgyz Republic
  • Digest of AmCham activities in 2020
  • AmCham Training “New realities: how the pandemic has changed the business approach”
  • Meeting with “AmCham Mentors Club” mentors
  • Green Light organized the first Cyber Security Week in Kyrgyzstan
  • Grant Thornton Kyrgyzstan was successfully sertified to ISO 9001: 2015 and ISO / IEC 27001: 2013
  • KPMG: World’s largest tech leadership survey
  • Gift Sets from Ecomade
  • Crown Agents: International Forum “HR management in a New Reality”
  • Vision Group: “We build reliable and comfortable houses for you!”
  • Activities of the company “Lights Creative Group” in November 2020
  • Kompanion Bank reduces interest rates on business loans
  • Grant Thornton Kyrgyzstan: The preparation of financial statements in accordance with the International Financial Reporting Standards