EU council president visits Kyrgyzstan for key summit
In a significant move towards fostering a strong relationship with the European Union, Kyrgyzstan, a historic Russian ally, demonstrated a readiness to work with the...
Gold prices on the rise in Uzbekistan
The price of Gold, a traditional safe haven asset, have soared to record highs in Uzbekistan amid economic challenges and currency devaluation.
First Islamic securities issued in Kyrgyzstan
Kyrgyzstan enters a new financial era with its first issuance of Islamic securities, positioning the nation as an international center for Islamic finance
Kyrgyzstan introduces digital surveillance system to combat disease outbreaks
Kyrgyzstan has introduced a new integrated digital surveillance system, coined iEPID, to streamline the management of infectious disease outbreaks
The Xi’an summit: a triumph of China’s regional diplomacy?
China hosts first-ever Central Asia Summit, marking a new era in regional diplomacy. The meeting discusses economics, infrastructure, and geopolitics.
Astana forum boosts Kazakh-Tajik business ties
Kazakhstan and Tajikistan sign contracts worth over $1.8 billion at a business forum, highlighting the growing economic ties between the Central Asian nations.
Uzbekistan’s president announces early election
Uzbekistan’s President Mirziyoyev announces early elections after a referendum approves constitutional changes, potentially extending his power until 2040.
Central Asia stands to gain from Erdogan’s downfall
The outcome of Turkey’s elections, pitting President Erdogan against opposition leader Kemal Kilicdaroglu, will have significant implications for Central Asia.
Mirziyoyev wins constitutional referendum in Uzbekistan
Uzbekistan passes constitutional amendments allowing President Shavkat Mirziyoyev to run for two more terms, raising concerns about democracy and pluralism.
China fills void in Central Asia as Russia’s influence wanes
China’s growing economic presence in Central Asia counters US pressure while filling Russia’s void, resulting in stronger ties with the region.