Articles by Kyrgyzstan
Russia Spearheads Eurasian Economic Union With 4 Ex-USSR Nations To Counter Western Sanctions
December 24 2014 2:54 PM
At the start of 2015, there would be a new kid on the economic bloc as the newly former Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) officially starts to function. The EEU is Russian President Vladimir Putin's response to the western sanctions which has caused the rouble to depreciate by 50 percent since January.
Russia's Intelligence Tactics In Ukraine, Nearby Countries Reminiscent Of Cold War Era
December 08 2014 3:45 PM
Russian intelligence tactics in Ukraine and its neighbouring countries have been compared to the past KGB strategy in the Cold War.
Russia Facing ISIS Terror Threat: Arrests Dreaded GTA Gang Having Links With Islamic State
November 10 2014 11:27 PM
It is a tough time for police and intelligence agencies to track down ultras and criminals.
Miss Universe 2014 Update: No Pageant This Year, MU Scheduled On 2015
October 27 2014 2:28 PM
The highly anticipated Miss Universe 2014 will not be happening this year but instead its going to be in January of 2015.
Massive Hairball Discovered In Teenager's Stomach; Girl Chewed On Own Hair For Years [VIDEO]
October 02 2014 8:18 AM
A teenage girl has been complaining of stomach pains after she could neither eat nor drink. Doctors saved her life when they removed a massive hairball from her stomach.
MH370: New Zealand Scientist Urges Search Efforts to Include Remote Kyrgyzstan Besh-Tash Valley
June 04 2014 11:30 AM
New Zealand scientist Duncan Steel suggested the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 should be expanded to Kyrgyzstan's Besh-Tash Valley. Previous reports said a cloud of smoke was spotted during the time the Boeing aircraft carrying 239 people could have crashed.
'Witcher 3: Wild Hunt' Live Stream Event and Game Release in Russia [Watch Event Trailer]
May 30 2014 5:54 PM
The producers of the popular upcoming game “Witcher 3: Wild Hunt,” together with GOG.com, will be conducting a special summer conference and live stream event in June. The producers also announced the game will be released in Russia and CIS countries by 1C-SoftClub.
Miss International 2013 Pageant Highlights; Debuts, Controversies, Replacements And Appointments
November 26 2013 11:42 AM
As Miss International 2013 pageant is approaching near and will be held in Tokyo Japan on the 17th Dec. 2013, a total of 77 contestants from around the world will vie for the crown. So we have compiled a list of the pageant highlights; debuts, controversies, replacements and appointments till date.
Several Earthquakes Hit Tajikistan, Delhi
November 12 2013 4:35 PM
At least 104 homes were toppled when three earthquakes struck Tajikistan over the weekend. India's was likewise struck with temblors on Tuesday morning. No deaths were reported on both incidents.
In Kyrgyzstan: Boy Dies of Bubonic Plague, Outbreak Feared
August 29 2013 3:59 PM
In Kyrgyzstan, four people were hospitalised and another 160 quarantined after fears of an outbreak of bubonic plague in the country. This was after the Kyrgyzstan Ministry of Health, Wednesday, stated a 15-year-old boy due to bubonic plague last week.
China Discovers Gold Mine in Northwest With 53 Tonnes Worth of Reserves
May 23 2013 2:16 PM
China on Wednesday announced it has discovered a gold mine in the Ili Valley in the country's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region. With reserves estimated to be at 53 tonnes, the said discovery could translate to an economic value of $3.2 billion.
Centerra Gold Mining License Voted for Review and Revision by Kyrgyzstan Parliament
June 28 2012 2:41 PM
The parliament of Kyrgyzstan has voted to review and revise the operating licence the country has awarded to Canadian miner Centerra Gold over the Kumtor gold mine project.
Africa Follows Chinese Development Model, with Chinese Help
November 18 2011 7:43 PM
Africa, hungry for acceptance into the big league of nations with high economies, has sprung on every possible merger and acquisition (M&A) it can hold or get into, a strategy very reminiscent of China two decades ago.
Unstable Supply of Rare Earths Likely in the Future: Study
November 16 2011 5:24 PM
World industries dependent on rare earth elements, so named because of their scarcity and high value, will be facing an uncertain future as supply could be disrupted by technical, environmental and financial factors.
China’s Zijin Allots $1.6 billion on Gold, Copper Deals
November 08 2011 5:38 PM
Prompted by global concerns pulling down valuations, Zijin Mining Group Co. of China has allotted some Yu10 billion (US$1.6 billion) to acquire deals targeting gold, copper and other metals that are in short supply in China.