CAREC National Consultation Workshop: Kyrgyz Republic
Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic: 16 April 2013
Government officials and representatives of the private sector, research institutions, and multilateral and bilateral development organizations in the Kyrgyz Republic attended the workshop on the Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) Program.
Participants discussed CAREC activities in transport, energy, trade policy, and trade facilitation. They also exchanged views on current and emerging issues in the Kyrgyz Republic, including updates on the status of the CAREC Cross-Border Transport Agreement, energy tariff policies, and compliance with sanitary and phytosanitary standards.
Participants were briefed on the CAREC Institute and how the private sector may benefit from its research and training programs.
The workshop was jointly organized by the Kyrgyz Republic's Ministry of Economy and Antimonopoly Policy and the CAREC Secretariat.