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229k people issued micro-loans worth 14.2b soms in H1 2014

August 22, 2014

About 229 thousand people have been issued micro-loans worth 14 billion 244 million soms during the first half of 2014, the Statistical Committee of the Kyrgyz Republic said Friday.

Of total number of issued loans, 51% were directed to the development of agricultural activity, more than 22% - trade and public catering, 11.6% - consumer needs.

The main loan borrowers were from Jalal-Abad, Osh and Chui regions.

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Source: AKIpress News Agency (Kyrgyz Republic)

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