Law No. 161 on Transactions in Foreign Currency

Kyrgyz Republic

(enacted in 2008)

Law No. 161 on Transactions in Foreign Currency regulates foreign currency transactions in Kyrgyz Republic.

This law discusses the following:

  • General provisions;
  • Transfer and exchange of currency;
  • Organization of exchange operations;
  • Organization and operations on external payments; and
  • Supervision of operations in foreign currency.

Amendments to this law were made in February 2010 by the legislature and are pending signature by the President of Kyrgyz Republic.