On July 30, 2020, another online meeting was held to study the issues of Turkmenistan's accession to the World Trade Organization (WTO). Deputy Foreign Minister V. Hajiyev, as well as heads and representatives of sectoral ministries and departments, took part in the negotiations from the Turkmen side. The WTO office was headed by Ms. Maika Oshikova. During the video meeting, the parties exchanged views on Turkmenistan's membership in the WTO as an observer. Also, at the meeting, issues of continuation of work to strengthen cooperation between the WTO and Turkmenistan were discussed.
Recently, new retail outlets of the Ministry of Textile Industry began their work, which opened their doors to customers on A. Niyazov Street, opposite the building of the Turkmen State Institute of Finance. Currently, "Parahat" shops of the Parahat factory, "Goza" textile complex of the city of Ashgabat, "Bedev" Turkmenbashy jeans complex, "Yenish" of the Yenish factory in Mary and the "Gala" store of Gokdepe textile began to sell their textiles along this street.
On April 10, in Ahal, with the participation of the Honorable President, the foundation of the new city was laid. It will be built more than 400 cottages and high-rise buildings. All the conditions for living, recreation and a healthy lifestyle for both children and adults will be created in these houses. In the new city, 10 kindergartens for 320 places each and 19 secondary schools for 720 places each, primary and secondary specialized educational institutions, as well as two art schools will be built. A health care organization network will be established in the city. A Health House, a Center for Maternal and Child Health, and other hospitals and clinics will be built. In the new velayat center, the Ruhyýet Palace, the House of Culture, the building of the Dramatic Theater, the library, the circus and the museum will be built. Two buildings of a modern sports complex will be built. A green park will be created for the recreation of citizens. Shopping and entertainment center will serve the population. In addition, in the new city it is planned to build the Higher International School of Horse Breeding with its hippodrome, training ground, riding school and stables, and the Research and Production Center. The city will create an infrastructure for management, business, consumer services, and transportation. All conditions will be created here for living, working and relaxing for all citizens who will live here.
White marble Ashgabat going in the forefront in the ongoing transformations in our country, has acquired its magnificent architectural appearance. In recent years, the magnificent architectural complexes of the capital have been multiplied by multiple original objects, including large housing complexes. As a result of the wise urban development strategy of the National Leader, the Turkmen capital has become a modern, fast-growing and beautiful city in the world. And in this regard, a residential complex that is planned to be built in a residential area of Choganli should multiply the magnificence of our capital and help improve the living standards of the population. In the center of the housing and architectural complex, the original building in the form of the national Turkmen yurt "Ak Turkmen" will flaunt. The majestic and unusually beautiful building, which will be built in the form of a national house of Turkmen, is intended for large celebrations and cultural events.
Under the leadership of the Honorable President, great work is being carried out in the country on systematic monitoring, protection and restoration of public health. Built by the efforts of the native Arkadag and equipped with the most modern equipment health centers in the service of the people. With the blessing of the Honorable President, who cares about the happy life of his people, in our country it is planned to build a large number of health centers. In the near future, it is planned to build a Gokdepe multi-profile hospital for 350 places, a welayat Oncology hospital for 150 places, a welayat health center, a welayat health center for mother and child for 150 places Gokdepe etrap of Ahal welayat, welayat multi-purpose hospital for 400 places, welayat infectious disease hospital for 100 places in the city of Turkmenbashi of Balkan welayat, welayat nogoprofilnoy hospital for 450 places in the city Dashoguz velayat Oncology Hospital with 150 seats Dashoguz province and others. All of the above indicates the wise, farsighted and humane policies of the Honorable President in the care of the health and happy life of his people.