Information notice 

of the National Bank of the Kyrgyz Republic 


The National Bank of the Kyrgyz Republic gives recommendations to the commercial banks and non-banking financial and credit organizations (hereinafter referred to as the financial organizations) to resume their activities on October 8, 2020 to render the basic banking services to the population.  

The financial organizations are advised to determine the hours of operation from 09:00 till 15:00 to create conditions for timely receipt of wages, pensions, and benefits, as well as to provide the population with cash, taking into account the current situation in the country.  

The financial organizations will continue rendering the basic banking services to the population and conducting the payment and transfer transactions only through the national payment systems. Measures will be taken to ensure security of uninterrupted non-cash payments and transfers within the country, and to provide operation of the online services, ATMs, POS terminals and payment terminals.  

Payments through the international payment systems that enable to make cross-border payments (outside the country) have been suspended until a relevant decision is made by the National Bank.  

The National Bank recommends contacting the financial organizations by using their online services on the issues related to rendering the financial services. Information about hours of operation, products and services of the financial organizations is available on their websites.