Ambassador Sadyk Sher-Niyaz met with the Director of the Department of Bilateral Cooperation of the Ministry of Economy and Finance of France Fanny Labarthe

On 4 July 2024 in Paris, Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the Kyrgyz Republic to France Sadyk Sher-Niyaz met with the Director of Bilateral Cooperation Department of the Ministry of Economy and Finance of France Fanie Labarthe.

During the meeting Ambassador S. Sher-Niyaz informed about important domestic political transformations in Kyrgyzstan, and also discussed a wide range of issues of kyrgyz-french bilateral cooperation.

Ambassador S. Sher-Niyaz emphasised the need to develop trade economic and investment relations, as well as organising a regular kyrgyz-french business forum in Bishkek.

Considering the efforts of France on improving the climate and ecology in the world, the Ambassador proposed to consider the issue of cancellation of foreign debt in exchange for «green» projects.

The parties positively assessed the participation of French companies “EDF”, “Voltalia”, “Airbus”, “Sanofi” and “Société des Trois Vallées” in the implementation of economic projects in Kyrgyzstan.

In turn, F. Labarthe expressed the willingness of France to cooperate in the joint implementation of major projects in the Kyrgyzstan in the field of hydropower and tourism.

The parties confirmed their readiness to make joint efforts to further expand trade and economic cooperation between the Kyrgyzstan and France.