There is little time left before the start of the 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games. Therefore, large-scale works are underway in all areas including that focusing on the commerce and services sector. For the convenience of the guests and residents of the capital, the trade outlets located within the walking distance from the Olympic Village have switched to round-the-clock operating mode starting 1 August. They include the Kamil Market of Berkarar Shopping and Entertainment Center; Altyn Asyr and Paytagt Trade Centers; Shazada Supermarket; Bereket and Miras shops.
The stores offer a wide variety of goods and services. The selection of food products comprises of various foods including fruits and vegetables; bread and bakery products; meats and sausages; dried fruits and sweets; juices, carbonated drinks and mineral water.
Dairy products are also popular with the customers, especially feta and different types of cheese supplied from the cattle farms of the Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs of the country.
The list of various goods offered to the customers include perfumery; textiles; gifts and souvenirs; toys; electronics; clothing; shoes; accessories; makeup; jewelry; watches and mobile phones.
For the convenience of visitors of the stores, ATMs will be operating for cash withdrawals and service payments for mobile and landline phones. Taking into account the foreign tourists' and guests' increasing interest for our country, information has been integrated into ATMs in Turkmen, English and Russian. Cafes will be also operating by the convenience stores.
Source: Turkmenistan: the Golden Age Online Newspaper