Kyrgyz Republic and ADB
In the Spotlight
An economic corridor linking the cities of Almaty and Bishkek has the potential promote trade and generate economic growth in Kazakhstan, the Kyrgyz Republic, and the whole of Central Asia.
ADB President Takehiko Nakao met with President Almazbek Atambaev during his two-day visit to the Kyrgyz Republic to discuss support for the government’s development agenda.
The Key Indicators for Asia and the Pacific 2014 presents the latest available economic, financial, social, and environmental statistics for the 48 regional members of ADB. Download the statistical tables for the Kyrgyz Republic.
In Central Asia, a railway and road network links Europe to East Asia, traversing the Russian Federation border to the People’s Republic of China via Kazakhstan and the Kyrgyz Republic.
The Kyrgyz Republic’s National Sustainable Development Strategy, 2013-2017 aims to build a stable society and improve people’s living standards through stable economic growth, an enabling business environment, and improved rule of law.
ADB’s country partnership strategy, 2013-2017 helps the government address key constraints to economic growth, improve the investment climate, and reduce disparities in access to economic opportunities.
5.66(2013) Population in millions
1.4%(2008-2013) Average annual population growth rate
38.0%(2012) Population living below the national poverty line