The hackers -- known by the nicknames APT29, the Dukes and Cozy Bear -- are part of Russia's Foreign Intelligence Service (SVR).
The group's activities spanned France, Georgia, the Netherlands, South Korea, Ukraine, the United Kingdom, and the United States.
The charge comes after two Chinese nationals were indicted for trying to steal COVID-19 vaccine research and intellectual property, among a number of other cyber related crimes.
The 'Cybersecurity Strategy of the Kyrgyz Republic for 2019-2023' will develop measures to protect Kyrgyz citizens, businesses and institutions from hackers and cyber espionage.
Taking a cue from President Nursultan Nazarbayev's call to reduce the cost of public utilities, telecoms are dropping rates by 5%-50% for all subscribers.
Kazakhstan marked the official opening of the work of the Astana Hub International Technology Park of IT Startups.
Uzbekistan has adopted rules for blocking sites containing information prohibited by law, such as extremism, separatism, drug propaganda, pornography and other threats to national security.
Kazakh farmers can see for themselves the benefit and savings of using the unmanned combines made by US company John Deere, officials say.
Kazakhstan is inviting the fox to guard the chicken coop, security analysts warn.
Central Asians gladly use a popular encrypted messaging app that authorities in Russia and Iran are trying to deny their citizens.