News 12 january 2018
In this regard, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov has noted that participating in the EXPO will be a good opportunity to demonstrate to the global community Turkmenistan’s recent achievements; to present targeted development programs for various economic sectors and make the richest cultural heritage of the Turkmen people better known globally; as well as to deliver our technology, research and developments, goods and services to the foreign markets. “EXPO-2020 will serve as an effective platform to acquire new contacts, exchange expertise in various fields, expand the geographic diversity of the mutually beneficial cooperation with foreign partners”, stressed the head of state.
In the spotlight
Having announced the agenda, the Head of the State gave floor to Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers G. Myradov who reported on the situation in the structures under his supervision. The Vice-premier also reported on the activity of the General State Service Turkmenstnadartlary including on the practical measures for consolidation of equipment and facilities base of the State Reference Centre and its provision with modern equipment, improvement of regulatory and legal documents in this sphere.
The document assigns the State Committee for Sports together with relative ministries and departments, administrations of the velayats and Ashgabat to draft and approve the rules of the above-mentioned sport competitions within one month, having coordinated it with relative Deputy Chairmen of the Cabinet of Ministers of Turkmenistan.
In this regard, the head of state mentioned the importance of making effective use of possibilities of parliamentary diplomacy. The significance of further interparliamentary cooperation and continued development of relations with the UN specialized agencies and other reputable structures including the Organization of Islamic Cooperation was also mentioned.
Strengthening the fruitful partnership with our neighbors in the Asian region, the Islamic Republic of Pakistan being one of them, stands among the key vectors of the foreign policy course of neutral Turkmenistan.