Gulf Times - Kyrgyzstan
Detained Kyrgyzstan ex-president accused of coup plot

Detained Kyrgyzstan ex-president accused of coup plot

Kyrgyzstan's ex-president Almazbek Atambayev was plotting to overthrow the government before he was detained in raids on his compound, the country's security services said Tuesday.

Security forces storm home of Kyrgyzstan ex-president

Security forces storm home of Kyrgyzstan ex-president

Kyrgyz special forces stormed the compound of former president Almazbek Atambayev Wednesday and clashed with his supporters, his representative said ...

Amir honours envoy of Kyrgyzstan

Amir honours envoy of Kyrgyzstan

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani met the outgoing ambassador of Kyrgyzstan Nuran Niyazaliyev at the Al Bahr Palace on Thursday.

Envoy hopeful of pact with Qatar soon on hiring Kyrgyz nationals

Envoy hopeful of pact with Qatar soon on hiring Kyrgyz nationals

Kyrgyzstan's ambassador said a delegation from Qatar’s Ministry of Administrative Development, Labour and Social Affairs visited Bishkek in April.

Pact with Qatar to recruit more Kyrgyzians soon, hopes envoy

Pact with Qatar to recruit more Kyrgyzians soon, hopes envoy

The Kyrgyzstan embassy in Doha has expressed optimism that an agreement with Qatar on the employment of Kyrgyz citizens will be signed in the coming weeks, Kyrgyzstan ambassador Nuran S Niyazaliev has said.

Qatar, Kyrgyzstan sign air services agreement

Qatar, Kyrgyzstan sign air services agreement

The agreement comes within the framework of connecting Qatar with more air services agreements, permitting its national carrier to expand its destinations around the world.

4 dead, 20 missing after landslide sweeps over Kyrgyz village

4 dead, 20 missing after landslide sweeps over Kyrgyz village

A huge landslide swept over houses in a village in Kyrgyzstan on Saturday killing four people, with more than 20 others believed to be trapped under the debris, authorities said.

‘Competitors’ team visits Qatar Charity project in Kyrgyzstan

‘Competitors’ team visits Qatar Charity project in Kyrgyzstan

A team from College of the North Atlantic - Qatar (CNA-Q) has paid a field visit to Kyrgyzstan as part of the ‘Competitors’ Programme, sponsored by Qatar Charity (QC) in collaboration with Al Quran Al Kareem Radio.

Kyrgyzstan recovers bodies from plane crash site

Kyrgyzstan recovers bodies from plane crash site

Kyrgyzstan on Tuesday was observing a day of mourning as it recovered the bodies of the dozens of people killed when a Turkish cargo plane crashed into a village outside the capital a day ago.

Turkish cargo plane hitting village: Kyrgyzstan blames pilot error

Turkish cargo plane hitting village: Kyrgyzstan blames pilot error

A cargo plane attempting to land in thick fog crashed Monday into a village near Kyrgyzstan's main airport and killed at least 37 people, with authorities blaming "pilot error".

Turkish cargo jet crash kills 37 in Kyrgyzstan

Turkish cargo jet crash kills 37 in Kyrgyzstan

A Turkish cargo plane crashed into a village near Kyrgyzstan's main airport Monday, killing at least 37 people and destroying houses after attempting to land in thick fog, authorities said.

Three wounded in suicide blast at Chinese embassy in Kyrgyzstan

Three wounded in suicide blast at Chinese embassy in Kyrgyzstan

A car driven by a suicide bomber Tuesday exploded after ramming a gate at the Chinese embassy in the capital of ex-Soviet Kyrgyzstan, wounding three people, authorities said.