In the spotlight
Having announced the agenda, the President gave floor for report on the activity of financial and banking sector to Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers B. Hojamammedov. The Vice Premier informed on the project of the Programme of improvement of employment system of the youth graduated from Turkmenistan and foreign state universities as well as on action plan for its implementation.
The President of Turkmenistan participates in the events timed to 30 days until the beginning of V Asian Games
The events on occasion of 30 days until the beginning of V Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games was started by cycling race, which brought together thousands of compatriots – the residents of the capital and regions.
The Chairperson of the Mejlis, members of the Government, leaders of military and law enforcement agencies, representatives of diplomatic missions accredited In Turkmenistan, public and mass media as well as numerous guests including foreign reporters have met President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov arrived in the Olympic Complex.
“Our primary task in the agrarian sphere is to enhance the food abundance in the country, increase the export volumes of high-quality agricultural products. Based on this, the state has created all necessary conditions to ensure the efficient work of agricultural specialists, including melon growers, and to appreciate their work.
During the meeting, an exchange of views took place on the prospects for further interaction taking into account the accumulated experience of joint productive work. Among the main areas of partnership were identified the oil and gas sector, industrial and civil construction, consulting and expert services.
In the course of the conversation, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov stressed the commitment of our country to strengthening mutually beneficial cooperation with leading foreign companies, including Russian ones. In this regard, was noted "Areti's" contribution to the promotion of important projects of Turkmen-Russian cooperation successfully implemented in various fields, including the oil and gas sector and construction, to the development of which our country pays paramount attention.
Opening the session, the Head of the State mentioned that September 17 is marked by the beginning of V Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games. Visits of numerous high-ranking guests, heads of the states, representatives of international organizations and other officials are expected in this period. Turkmenistan, as a host of Ashgabat 2017 Games, has to provide absolute safety during the events. In this regards, high alert mode of work of military and law enforcement departments is announced from August 17 to September 27, - President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov said, having signed relative Resolution.
Such openness and willingness to joint solution of urgent problems of modern world’s development, which became distinguishing feature of Turkmen diplomacy, are highly appreciated in international communities and indicate growing authority of our neutral state as a reliable member of the United Nations.
It was highlighted that Pakistan, like the rest of the world, highly appreciates and comprehensively supports the constructive policy pursued by Turkmen state, which is based on the principles of peace-loving and broad international cooperation, and attaches great importance to the development of interstate relations.
Hyakim of Ahal Velayat T. Atahalliyev was the first to report on the situation in the region, comprehensive measures for organized start-up of cotton harvest campaign and sowing of winter crops. The information on preparation to new educational year and on solution of the objectives for implementation of National Rural programme was also highlighted. Besides, the course of construction works of «Türkmeniň ak öýi» building, where regular session of the Council of Elders of Turkmenistan is planned to be held this year, was also reported.