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Cabinet Chairman Zhaparov meets with heads of banks of republic

by October 22, 2021 General

Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers of Kyrgyzstan Akylbek Zhaparov took part in a business breakfast with heads of commercial banks of the country.

The press service of the Cabinet reported that the main topic of the meeting was to increase the share of non-cash payments and settlements.

Zhaparov noted that in order to bring the economy out of the shadows, transparency is needed.

“The most advanced technologies have always been used in banks. We would like the work to stimulate the growth of non-cash payments to be in the hands of the Cabinet. I think that banks can help with the introduction of new technologies. The goals set by the Cabinet of Ministers are quite achievable,” he said.

Akylbek Zhaparov noted the Cabinet will take measures to increase cashless settlements, taking into account the opinion and recommendations of banks. He added that such meetings with commercial banks to discuss issues will be held on a regular basis.

Further, heads of commercial banks were able to ask questions and voice suggestions.

Source: Kyrgyz National News Agency