Bishkek, Apr. 5, 2018. / Kabar /. Ambassador of Kyrgyzstan to the State of Qatar Nuran Niazaliyev met with Governor of the Central Bank of Qatar Sheikh Abdullah bin Saud Al-Thani, the press service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kyrgyz Republic reported.
During the conversation, Niazaliyev spoke about a stable financial system, successful monetary policy and a well-developed investment banking infrastructure in Kyrgyzstan. Noting the extensive activities of commercial banks in the country and efforts to introduce Islamic financing principles through the creation of a relevant bank, he stressed the importance of developing bilateral cooperation in the banking system.
In addition, the Ambassador suggested to set up joint financial and credit institutions and open representative offices of Qatari banks in Bishkek, which will promote the development of investment and trade cooperation between the two countries.
From his part, Sheikh Abdullah bin Saud Al-Thani expressed his interest in signing a memorandum of cooperation with the National Bank of Kyrgyzstan, and also expressed readiness to assist in mutual visits of representatives of the banking sphere of the two states.