Issyk-Kul opened tourist season

Date: 08:29, 09-06-2014.

Almaty. June 9. KazTAG Kyrgyzstan opened a tourist season, passes KirTAG.

The Prime Minister of the Kyrgyz Republic Djoomart Otorbaev  attended the opening of the tourist season in 2014.

"The engine of tourism in Kyrgyzstan is Issyk-Kul Lake. Each year there are 3 million tourists coming to Kyrgyzstan, 2 million of which visit  Issyk-Kul. And if we get at least 1% of the profit tax, the local budget can gain about  $10 million ", - quotes Otorbaev at a ceremony on Saturday.

"Last year, the tourist season has failed due to the unstable situation in the region. In this regard, we must take all measures to ensure favorable conditions for tourists, "- said D. Otorbaev.

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