«I cordially congratulate you on the Day of Victory in the 1941-1945 Great Patriotic War - a significant date that occupies a special place in the world history», said President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov addressing the people of Turkmenistan. «I cordially congratulate you on the Day of Victory in the 1941-1945 Great Patriotic War - a significant date that occupies a special place in the world history», said President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov addressing the people of Turkmenistan.
«The Victory Day expresses the people’s aspiration for peace, friendship, humanity, unity and cohesion, and this is the deep meaning of this holiday.
04.05.2018. President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held regular session of the Cabinet of Ministers where outcomes of work of the branches of national economy for four months of the year have been reviewed. 04.05.2018. President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held regular session of the Cabinet of Ministers where outcomes of work of the branches of national economy for four months of the year have been reviewed.
Having announced the agenda, the Head of the State gave floor to Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers G. Myradov who reported on macroeconomic indicators for January – April of 2018.
For the period under review, the growth of the GDP was 6.2 percent including 4.6 percent in industrial complex, 0.4 percent in construction, 10.4 percent in transport and communication sector, 7.8 percent in trade, 3.2 percent in agriculture and 10.1 percent in service sphere.
Comparing with the same period of the last year, the production increased to 4.2 percent.
The volume of retail turnover by the outcomes of four months increased for 18.2 percent comparing with the same period of 2017. The prices for consumer goods as well as tariffs for services to the population were kept within set limits.
Average salary rate at big and medium enterprises of the country are 8.9 percent higher than in the same period of the last year. Salaries, pensions, state allowances and student scholarships were timely paid in full volume.
In all corners of our homeland, for the rest and high - grade food of the population put into operation the objects of social and household appointment work, public catering enterprises which correspond to modern sanitary standards of safety. On the basis of the instruction of the Esteemed President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, in 2013 the Department of "Marketing" of the Turkmen state Institute of Economics and management was formed a Department for training highly qualified specialists in catering.
It gives extensive knowledge on technology of production of public catering products, on the organization of production and services in catering establishments, on design of public catering establishments, on equipment of public catering establishments and on their device and use.In the declared year "Turkmenistan is the heart of the great silk road", graduates of the Institute on specialty - catering will be sent to work in all corners of our country. Currently, future specialists conduct pre-diploma practice in organizations and enterprises of the Ministry of trade and foreign economic relations of Turkmenistan.
On the 23-24 of April this year, during his visit to the fraternal Republic of Uzbekistan, our Distinguished President announced the completion of construction and the opening of the international seaport in Turkmenbashi on the 2-d of May. The main objectives of the construction of the international port in Turkmenbashi are, first of all, the continuous development of economic relations between Asia and Europe, as well as the creation of an economic space uniting the Baltic States and the Black sea with the Caspian States, the development of tourism and cultural relations, ensuring the use of water transport for passengers.
If we take into account that for the full-fledged work of the new seaport in Turkmenbashi, the construction of a new high-speed road to the East of our country, towards the city of Farab, it is a vivid proof that these two marine and land facilities worked interrelated and efficient in economic terms. This transport hub is a reliable guarantor of close relations and fruitful cooperation between the countries of Central Asia, Afghanistan and Pakistan on the one hand, and the countries of the Black sea, the Mediterranean and the Baltic Seas on the other.
On the 24-th of April the international hotel Tashkent hosted the Turkmen-Uzbek business forum dedicated to the state visit of the President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov to the Republic of Uzbekistan. Turkmen delegation included – representatives of sectorial ministries and departments, including Finance and economy, trade and foreign economic relations, agriculture and water management, industry, road and rail transport, construction and architecture, energy, communications, textile industry, sports and youth policy, as well as the state Corporation "Turkmengeologiya" , state concerns "Turkmengaz", "Turkmenneft", "Turkmenkhimiya" and "Turkmenavtoyollary", the Turkmenbashi complex of oil refineries, the service "Turkmenhovayollary", the state service of Maritime and river transport, Association "Turkmendermansenagat" the Ministry of health and medical industry State Committee on tourism, tourism enterprises "Ashgabatsiyahat and Lebapsiyahat", State Committee of fisheries, State association "Turkmen atlary", State commodity exchange, chamber of Commerce, a National organization for barcoding, Ashgabat and Turkmenbashi textile complexes, Academy of Sciences of Turkmenistan, institutions ANT – energy of the sun and chemistry, Turkmen state Institute of transport and communications, hakimlik of Ashgabat.On the 24-th of April the international hotel Tashkent hosted the Turkmen-Uzbek business forum dedicated to the state visit of the President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov to the Republic of Uzbekistan.