The Taza Koom Project and recent changes to Kyrgyz data protection law
October 23, 2017
As part of the Taza Koom project - a national, high-tech programme focusing on the use of information technology for public services and businesses - the Government of Kyrgyzstan has taken steps to introduce substantial amendments to the regulation of personal data.
Methods of Securing Transactions for Project Financing
September 25, 2017
Currently, many financial institutions, involved in project financing in the Kyrgyz Republic, are interested in refundability of their investments. In respect thereof, questions on the legal ways to ensure the investments refundability arise.
Changes to the Law of the Kyrgyz Republic “On Personal Information”
August 11, 2017
The development of the legislation in the field of protection of personal information in the Kyrgyz Republic has started relatively recently.
On April 14, 2008, the Kyrgyz Republic adopted Law No. 58 “On Personal Information” (hereinafter the “Law 2008”), aimed to strengthen the state policy in the field of personal data management, as well as to protect the rights and freedoms of people whose personal data are being collected, processed and used.
Eurasian Economic Union: Customs Code, trade and investments
January 4, 2017
Heads of the Eurasian Economic Union member states signed the EEU Customs Code at the summit of the Supreme Eurasian Economic Council on December 26 in St. Petersburg. The new Customs Code will enter into force from July 1, 2017.