Third Almaty–Bishkek Economic Corridor Subcommittee Meeting

Kyrgyz Republic Deputy Minister of Economy Avtandil Alybaev and Republic of Kazakhstan Ministry of National Economy Division Head Bibigul Maserbayeva co-chaired the meeting.

The third joint ABEC Subcommittee meeting aimed to:

(i) Assess the implementation status of the second ABEC Subcommittee protocol.

(ii) Review current ABEC projects and initiatives based on the meeting protocol of sector working groups, and develop pipeline and priority projects.

(iii) Reach agreement on short- and medium-term steps towards further development of ABEC and formulating the third ABEC Subcommittee protocol.

Asian Development Bank (ADB) Regional Cooperation and Operations Coordination Division (CWRC) Director Safdar Parvez and Kyrgyz Republic Resident Mission Country Director Candice McDeigan facilitated the discussions and agreements toward establishing modern agricultural wholesale markets, developing a regional mountain tourism cluster, and facilitating efficient border crossings in the economic corridor.

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Key Documents



Presentation Materials

Agriculture: Wholesale Market Master Plans, Project Concept, and TA Grant | РУССКИЙ

Agricultural Trade And Logistics Centers of the Kyrgyz Republic | РУССКИЙ

Mountain Cluster Development under the Almaty–Bishkek Economic Corridor Initiative | РУССКИЙ

Light Industry in Kazakhstan: Problems and Solutions

Assessment of Diagnostic and Reference Laboratory Functions in National Laboratory Systems in Kazakhstan and Kyrgyz Republic | РУССКИЙ

Skills for Tourism | РУССКИЙ

ABEC Conjoint Tourism: Status of the Project | РУССКИЙ

Tourism Market Segments: Adventure, Health and Wellness, Medical, MICE

ABEC Connectivity | РУССКИЙ

Implementation of the Second ABEC Subcommittee Protocol | РУССКИЙ

Report on Two Priority Border Crossing Points Ak-Jol–Kordai (road) and Ak-Tilek–Kara-Suu (road) | РУССКИЙ