Session of the Cabinet of Ministers of Turkmenistan took place

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held regular session of the cabinet of Ministers where topical issues of the state life, foreign and internal policy were reviewed.

Forestalling the session, the Head of the State said that Ramadan Holiday that is very important for our people is coming. On occasion of celebration of Ramadan Holiday, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov signed the resolution on announcement of June 26 as day off.

After, Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers B. Hojamammedov reported on the outcomes of work performed for improvement of regulatory and legal base in labour relations sphere.

Summarizing the report, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov noted the importance of regulation of work system and improvement of the Labour Code. Proposed measures will support the provision of occupancy and social protection of the population taking into account long-term priorities of social and economic development, the Leader of the Nation said, having requested to work over this matter together with relative departments and the Mejlis of Turkmenistan.

After, the floor was given to Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers M. Babayev who reported on development of 10-year project of construction of large gas and petrochemical branches. This document is based on the analysis of regional and world markets' state, existing and forecasted demand on gas chemical productions.

The report of the Vice-premier was accompanied by the slide show, which demonstrated visually broad spectrum of application of the above-mentioned production in different spheres of national economy.

The Head of the State addressed the Vice-premier with number of specific orders related to the implementation of The Programme of Development of Oil and Gas Industry of the Country until 2030 including on modernization and technical rearmament of the enterprises of petrochemical industry, construction of new super modern complexes specialized in natural gas processing.

The importance of wide introduction of advanced scientific and technical developments, establishment of beneficial cooperation with leading oil and gas company of the world in this sphere was highlighted.

In this regard, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov emphasized fruitful character of trade and investment cooperation of Turkmenistan and Japan. The Head of the State gave active participation of Japanese business in projects for construction gas processing plants, chemical industry and electrical energy facilities as example.

Japan is recognized leader in the world in development and implementation of advanced technologies and hence, the interest of Turkmenistan in expansion of the relations with Japanese companies in innovations sphere, including under existing agreements, is obvious, - the Leader of the Nation has said. The Head of the State also noted long-term cooperation of our country with the world know South Korean Company Samsung.

Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers E. Orazgeldiyev reported on the course of agricultural works including on grain harvest campaign in the regions. Information of settlement of the payments with the farmers for delivered wheat and on complex work for increase of production of vegetable and cucurbitaceous cultures was given.

The Head of the State highlighted the importance of fulfilment of all agrotechnical activities for cotton and other crops care on proper level for good harvest and addressed the leaders of the agricultural complex with number of orders on this account.

Further, Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Minister M. Aydogdiyev, reporting on the situation in the sectors of industrial sphere under his supervision, informed on the work for development of fishery industry.

Clean up and restoration works are carried out at full volume with implementation of modern equipment at the water pools of the State Enterprise Ahalbalyk in Altyn Asyr etrap (610.9 hectares) and Ak Bugday (737.4 hectares). Ath present moment, the works on 713 hectares of the facilities are accomplished.

Special attention is paid to provision of quality vegetation forage to fish. For this purpose, 55 hectares of land are sowed with forage cultures in Altyn Asyr etrap.

Besides, industrial incubator production of larvae from the spawns of different fish species was arranged for efficient use of artificial pools, increase of number of bred fish and general fish reserves of internal lakes of Turkmenistan.

Having noted the importance of unstoppable supply of population with various and fresh fish and its products, the Leader of the Nation gave relative instructions of this account.

Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers of Turkmenistan D. Amangeldiyev reported on activity of the structures under his supervision on development of transport infrastructure.

In particular, the information on construction of new automobile bridge across Tejen River at Serakhs � Serakhs checkpoint of Turkmenistan � Iran border was given. The length of the bridge is 96 meters and the throughput capacity of the facility is 2000 vehicles a day. The construction work at the facility entered the final stage.

The work-over of 105 km Tejen � Serakhs highway running to this bridge, which opening will increase the volumes of trade turnover between neighbouring states and regular international trips, was also completed.

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov noted that dynamically developing economy of Turkmenistan sets additional requirements to the transport system of the country for the growth of throughput capacity of the infrastructure, formation of logistic links and implementation of new technologies to management field. The adoption of adequate strategic solutions for development of transit and transport system of the country for long-term perspective is required, the Head of the State said and gave instructions on this account to the Vie-premier.

Deputy Chairman of the cabinet of Ministers ). Gurbannazarov reported on preparation of the exhibition of goods made in the People's Republic of China on July 4 � 6.

The Vice-premier also reported on organizational work for business event Turkmenistan � Germany: the Potential of Perspective Cooperation in Frankfurt-on-Maine on July 10 � 12, which would include bilateral business forum and exhibition of domestic productions dedicated to 2017 Asian Games.

The PRC's Productions Exhibition and business form in Germany have to be remarkable input to further development of traditional dialog of friendship and beneficial cooperation of Turkmenistan with Asian and European countries based on the principles of equal strategic partnership, - the Head of the State highlighted.

Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers S. Toyliyev reported on draft plan on enrolment to high and secondary educational institutions of Turkmenistan in 2017 � 2018, which was developed based on the instructions of the Head of the State, requirements of the Ministry of Education and other relative ministries and departments.

The information on procurement of learning computers, which are traditionally presented to first graders as gifts on behalf of the Head of the State, was also given. According to the order of the President of Turkmenistan, relative works is carried out in this direction. Totally, it is planned to purchase 142 819 computers.

Having reviewed the samples of computers, the President of Turkmenistan gave commission to buy computer equipment for first graders.

Deputy Chairman of the cabinet of ministers A. Garajayev reported on preparation of cultural events for celebration and remarkable dates of National calendar in July as well as on opening of social and cultural facilities timed to these events.

The programmes of the events on occasion of Harvest Celebration and the Day of Public Health Medical Industry Workers include the concerts with participation of arts masters, topical and branch exhibitions, contests and scientific conferences, which will be held in the facilities of cultural and health sphere and children recreation centres.

There are also number of events dedicated to the sports forum � 2017 Asian Games. It includes musical and sports festival in multifunctional sports complex Abadan etrap of the capital, mass public cycling ride, which are organized on July 29 on occasion of 5 days until the beginning of V Asian Games.

Having listened to the report, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov addressed the Vice-premier with number of assignments for provision of high organizational level of the coming celebration events.

After, speaking to A. Garajayev and B. Annameredov, the Leader of the Nation stressed the attention on organization of helicopter trips for the toursits coming to Ashgabat for V Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games. The President of Turkmenistan noted that it is necessary to show the capital, its surroundings, the Olympic village and other places as well as picturesque natural spots from the elevation to the guests.

Having mentioned that popularization of the Games has to be aimed at attraction of the tourists, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov requested A. Garajayev, S. toyliyev, R. Meredov, B. Annameredov to start preparation of bright hand-outs about Turkmenistan, ahalteke horses, unique nature if the country, Turkmen carpets, Avaza National tourist zone and historical monuments.

Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers B. Annameredov supervising transport and communication complex branches, reported on the work carried out by the Ministry of Communication for procurement of cellular communication system Ay Nazar.

The Vice-premier informed that new Ay Nazar system, providing its services on technical base of cellular network operator Altyn Asyr, is established under the structure of Ashgabat Telephone Station Closed Joint Stock Venture for satisfaction of demands of the population in high quality communication services.

It was informed that at present moment, measures for installation of telephone points of this network are carried out and training for the specialists are conducted.

Having approved the works done for establishment of Ay Nazar cellular network system, the Leader of the Nation focused the attention on number of organizational issues and addressed the Vice-premier with specific instructions on this account.

Deputy Chairman of the cabinet of Ministers, Minister of Foreign Affairs R. Meredov reported on the fulfilment of the assignments given by the Head of the State by the outcomes of the visit of the UN Secretary General to our country.

I was also mentioned during the report on preparation of the upcoming 12th session of Turkmen Japanese committee for economic cooperation in Tokyo.

Having stressed the attention on cooperation with the United Nations, president Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov highlighted that neutral Turkmenistan is willing to continue comprehensively developing strategic partnership with this large international organization.

Having made special mention that recent visit of the UN General Secretary to our country entered new important article to the history of bilateral relations, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov addressed the Vice-premier number of specific objectives for ccoperation with the UN, optimum involvement of all opportunities for successful realization of versatile potential.

Touching on the subject of Turkmen � Japanese relations, the Head of the State highlighted that Japan is also an important partner of Turkmenistan, the cooperation with which is built of strategic base considering long-term perspective.

Number of world known Japanese companies works on Turkmenistan today. Large reformation programmes and projects aimed at steadfast social, economic and industrial growth create prepositions for activation of business contacts and wider attraction of Japanese experience in many spheres, particularly in scientific branches and investment sector.

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov requested to provide high level of preparation to the coming session of Turkmen � Japanese Committee that has to be aimed at achievement of concrete practical results.

Informing on the activity for further consolidation of the legal base of the country and legal provision of social and economic reforms, Chairperson of the Mejlis of Turkmenistan A. Nurbardiyeva spoke about the work undertaken in the committees of National Parliament on draft of new bills, amendments and addendums in existing acts.

The Head of National Parliament also informed on the measures for implementation of the initiatives of the Leader of the Nation related to the development of inter-Parliamentary relations.

Some other subjects of the state life were discussed and relative decision were taken at the session.

Source: Turkmenistan: the Golden Age Online Newspaper