News 3 august 2018

In the spotlight

Outcomes of seven months of the year are analysed at the session of the Government

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Having announced the agenda, the Head of the State gave floor to Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers, Foreign Minister R. Meredov who reported on the activity of the MFA for reported period in the context of practical realization of foreign course of neutral Turkmenistan.


Transport and communication complex demonstrates stable growth

By the Ministry of Railway Transport, the growth rates of services is 107 percent. The plan for cargo transportation has been executed by 106 percent and for passenger transportation by 101.1 percent.


Infrastructure of the SC Turkmenhimiya to be modernized

These indicators made 126.8 and 127.2 percent respectively by the Ministry of Textile Industry. Planned objectives for production of carpets and carpet goods has been fulfilled by 125.9 percent with the growth rate of 109.3 percent for January – July of 2018.


Positive results are achieved in the economy from the beginning of the year

Average salary in big and medium enterprises of the country are 9.1 percent higher than in the same period of the last year. Salaries, pensions, state allowance and students scholarships were paid in time and in full volume.


Network of Turkmenistan Trade Houses abroad to grow

The outcomes of seven months indicate the stability of trade sector of the country. The volume of total trade turnover by the Ministry of Trade and Foreign Economic Affairs has grown by 10.6 percent comparing with the last year including 22.2 and 3.1 percent in wholesale and retail trade accordingly.

In the spotlight

The President of Turkmenistan outlines the objectives for the near future

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov noted that the growth of national economy is kept on stable level and all programmes adopted in the country are successfully carried out. The growth rate of the GDP is provided on high level of 6.2 percent. Comparing with the same period of the last year, high growth rates remain in all branches.


Fifty thousand computers of domestic production will be produced by September 1

Vladimir KOMAROV

Especially for the assembly of new products on the territory of the “Turkmenkabel” plant was installed a workshop in which was installed an automated production line. Fifty persons, trained the assembly technique of electronic devices will do complete the computers. In the next shop on plastic injection molding molded plastic cases of future products. A Chinese company supplies the accessories.