Take a look at the articles, but keep in mind the translation is sometimes very bad
The two following articles are showing very encouraging signals IMO!!
Finally politicians seem to have understood the importance of the project and its benefits for the kyrgyz state
I do not want to be overoptimistic but the recent articles give me the feeling that there will soon be a legal settlement in favor for Stans
Mels Attokurov: From the license renewal "Kutisay Mining", the state would benefit
12/06/13 15:43, Bishkek - IA «24.kg» , Potassium Duyshebaeva
"From the renewal of the license agreement" Kutisay Mining "state only would have won, and the state budget received the money," - said today at a hearing in the case of the former head of the State Agency for Geology and Mineral Resources Uchkunbek Tashbaeva and 11 members of the interdepartmental commission on the First District the trial of former Deputy Finance Minister Mels Attokurov.
In turn, the defendant - the head of the Office for the Protection of deposits and production work Bazarbai Assanov State Geology Agency said that if the project "Kutessay-2" would be launched, over 2013-2014, the budget received a 685 million soms taxes.
As noted by the defendant - the former head of the sector to develop the deposits of the government Mirlan Zheenchoroev, more than 7 months, many licensees do not have the necessary information in connection with the order of the Minister to restrict access to the geological library materials. "Winter 2011/2012 season was difficult, a lot of fallen cattle. I think that these circumstances can be attributed to force majeure ", - he said.
Recall, on the First District Court of a criminal case against the former head of the State Agency for Geology and Mineral Resources Uchkunbek Tashbaeva and 11 members of the interdepartmental commission. They were charged with abuse of office and misuse of official position in the implementation of licensing and permitting activities.
"It U.Tashbaeva": On Kutessaya I abstained from voting, but then there were other reasons - the defendant M.Zheenchoroev
Tazabek - "On the issue of the deposit Kutessay I abstained from voting, but then there were other reasons" - said the defendant Mirlan Zheenchoroev June 12 at a meeting in the case of the former head of the State Agency for Geology and Mineral Resources Uchkunbek Tashbaeva, which runs in the court.
M.Zheenchoroev served as head of the Government Office of the subsoil sector of the Kyrgyz Republic [December 28, 2012 was elected leader of the faction of "Republic" in the Bishkek city council].
Deputy Finance Minister Mels Attokurov today, June 12, in his speech said that the state would benefit when the project starts. The strategic plan additionally received the money in the state budget, he said.
As said M.Zheenchoroev, more than 7 months, many licensees do not have access to geological information in connection with the order of the Minister to restrict access to the geological library materials. "Also, in the winter that year was challenging. I considered that the circumstances that were in the letter of the company, can be attributed to force majeure. Force majeure was a known fact "- he said.
Government Regulation of 19 June 2012 to the Commission to conduct auctions for the right to use subsurface objects included M.Zheenchoroev and M.Attokurov.