Canada-based miner, long involved in environmental and profit-sharing disputes over its operations in Kyrgyzstan, gets the go-ahead to mine Davidov and Lysyi sites.
Kyrgyz president hits out at “aged” Kazakh counterpart Nazarbayev as damage to trade mounts up from spat over Astana's claimed “impertinent” meddling in Kyrgyzstan's presidential election on behalf of “their flunky”.
EBRD markedly hikes its forecasts for economic growth in Emerging Europe after assessing the arrival of expansion that is so strong that it is already running up against structural constraints.
New president’s drive for reform in Central Asia’s most populous country gets boost from climb of 13 places in ranking.
Dispute between Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan over claimed interference of latter in former’s presidential election and subsequent hindering of border trade flows prompts President Atambaev to question merits of Moscow-led trade bloc.