Kyrgyz Republic in CNBC's Documentary
In February 2018 CNBC released it's documentary called 'The New Silk Road: Ambition and Opportunity'. As the description says, Dr. May-yi Shaw explores the revival of the ancient Silk Road, meeting businesses and entrepreneurs looking to benefit from the trillions of dollars of spending, in this first phase of the Belt and Road Initiative.
Part of the film was dedicated to the Kyrgyz Republic too. Part 6 called 'If Not Us, Then Who?' shows the impact of the Chinese 'One Belt One Road' initiative on the country. The film features some Kyrgyz entrepreneurs and top managers, who share their vision on the impact from the Chinese program — Aibek Esengulov, a founder of MakeUseOf.com, Alla Klimenko, CEO of Mad Devs IT company and Aziz Soltobaev, who is working on developing startup ecosystem in the Kyrgyz Republic.