BISHKEK, October 26. /TASS/. Kyrgyzstan has all the conditions for Japanese and other foreign businessmen to invest in manufacturing, Kyrgyzstan President Almazbek Atambayev said Monday during a meeting with the Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.
"In August of this year, our country has joined the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU)," Atambayev said. "In this context, we have opened new prospects for cooperation," he added.
According to him, after Kyrgyzstan joined the EAEU, it gained access to the market of "the size of 180 mln people." "We have the most liberal laws in the region, the tax regime, and the lowest electricity tariffs in the EAEU," Atambayev said. "Plus the most liberal foreign exchange regime that enables free movement of capital and monetary funds," he added. In this regard, the President invited Japanese businessmen to establish production in Kyrgyzstan with "the prospect of entering the markets of the EAEU."
"I would like to change the dimension of cooperation in all spheres of interaction between our countries at the end of this visit," the Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said.
The Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is visiting the countries of Central Asia from October 22 to October 28.