Measures for increment of foreign currency income are developed

The President of Turkmenistan signed the Resolution, having assigned to release Turkmenbashy Refinery Complex from allocations to Reserve Monetary Fund of Turkmenistan and mandatory sale of the part of foreign currency to the Central Bank equivalent to the cost of crude oil received from foreign companies as payments settlements from the sale of processed crude oil.

The Ministry of Textile Industry is assigned to increase production plans of lower enterprises of the country according to actual domestic requirements and in other cases to set the plans in monetary value.

According to the document, from August 2017 it is assigned to impose tourist tax to the amount of two US dollars for every day of stay of foreign citizens living in public and individual residencies of Turkmenistan as well as from the stateless persons and to transfer the above-mentioned charge to account of the State Committee of Turkmenistan for Tourism.

Relative ministries and departments together with the Ministry of Justice are assigned to draft and present the proposals on amendments and addendums of national legislation followed from this Resolution to the Cabinet of Ministers within one month.