Trade in the Khorgos Free Economic Zone is suspended until February 25 due to the celebrations of Chinese Lunar New Year, Khorgos.biz reports.
"During the Chinese Lunar New Year celebrations, most of the duty-free trade shops in Khorgos on the border of Kazakhstan and China will be closed from February 11-25," the statement said.
The state border of Kazakhstan will operate in regular mode from 7am until 7 pm, the statement said.
In connection with the celebrations, the Torugart and Irkeshtam road checkpoints on the Kyrgyz-Chinese border will be temporary closed on February 15-21. All the checkpoints will resume their work starting from February 22.