A waste sorting plant started working in Balykchy of Issyk-Kul region thanks to Kumtor Gold Company. The official opening took place on New Year’s eve.
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The project is designed to provide local communities with access to potable water. The project is very popular since it improves lives of thousands of people. Requests coming to the company for potable water projects are discussed at Regional Committee meetings.
The project focuses on supporting agricultural development. The government is also emphasizing expanding arable land. According to expert estimates, the total area of arable land in the country could potentially be doubled with sufficient investment.
Waste segregation introducing project “Uch Chaka”/ Three Bins” in Jeti-Oguz and Ton districts. The project goal was to create the potential for 6 local municipal enterprises and to raise awareness of the local community about correct and effective practices of solid waste management and sorting.
The project aims to combine the efforts of private entrepreneurs and local communities to develop the economic potential of the Issyk-Kul region by producing goods using existing local resources.
Municipal authorities of Balykchy, Issyk-Kul region, are currently preparing working sites and assembling the waste sorting equipment at the municipal waste landfill. The project was initiated in 2019 by Balykchy Town Hall Administration and approved by KGC Regional Committee.
Centerra Gold Inc. (Centerra) and Kumtor Gold Company (KGC) have summed up their operating results in the third quarter of 2020. For the nine months of 2020, KGC produced 465,734 ounces ¹ or 14,485.95 kg of gold and contributed more than 10.21 billion soms in taxes and mandatory payments.