October 20, Sunday
13.09.2019  | Outcomes of Turkmenistan development in January – August are reviewed at extended session of the Government

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held extended session of the Cabinet of Ministers where the outcomes of work of the branches of national economy for eight months of the year have been summed up, realization of the programme of social and economic development of the country has been analysed and results of activity of the Government and certain departments have been reviewed. Members of the State Security Council, heads of the Mejlis, regional administrations, directors of educational institutes, mass media and other took part in the session. Taking into account that seasonal agricultural campaigns – the sowing of winter crops and cotton harvesting, have been started in the country, hyakims of the etraps were invited to current session. Highlighting the subjects of the agenda, the Head of the State gave floor to Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers G. Myradov who reported on the outcomes of development of national economy for January – August this year. It was informed that high macroeconomic indicators for the period under review visually proves stable dynamics in all branches of national economy. In general, the production of all ministries and profile departments has grown by 6.8 percent comparing with the same period of the last year. High production indicators have been reached practically in all branches. The volume of retail trade has increased by 19.1 percent comparing with the same period of 2018 while foreign trade by 1.2 percent. Comparing with the same period of the last year, the amount of average monthly salary wage in big and medium facilities has been increased by 9.6 percent. Summing up the report, the President drew the attention of the Vice-premier on the importance of the measures for rapid transit to digital economy and implementation of relative Concept in the regions. The Head of the State outlined further improvement of works in banking sphere, enforcement of control of realization of important programmes by the Ministry of ...

Turkmen state news agency