On April 13, the NPM Resource Center hosted the guest lecture by Malik-Aidar Abakirov, Chair of the Association of Guarantee Funds of the Kyrgyz Republic. Lecture was devoted to the role of the Guarantee Funds in supporting small and medium business in the Kyrgyz Republic. Mr. Abakirov emphasized that successful business development and its stability is a foundation of the economic development of the country. He provided multiple real-life examples and cases from his own experience, explaining the role of the Guarantee Funds in supporting small and medium business to obtain loans necessary for their growth and development. The participants of the guest lecture learned about successful development of Guarantee Funds in the Kyrgyz Republic since 2010. Lecture was attended by 25 students, 3 NGO representatives and 2 KNU faculty members.

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Chair of the Association of Guarantee Funds in the KR Malik-Aidar Abakirov with the participants of the Guest Lecture on the theme "Role of Guarantee Funds in Advancing Small and Medium Business Development in the Kyrgyz Republic" at KNU on April 13

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Participants of Chair of the Association of Guarantee Funds in KR Malik-Aidar Abakirov’s Guest Lecture on the theme "Role of Guarantee Funds in Advancing Small and Medium Business Development in the Kyrgyz Republic" at KNU on April 13

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Chair of the Association of Guarantee Funds in the KR Malik-Aidar Abakirov during the Guest Lecture on the theme "Role of Guarantee Funds in Advancing Small and Medium Business Development in the Kyrgyz Republic" at KNU on April 13