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President of Turkmenistan holds a meeting on the development of Ashgabat and regions
7 Feb
President of Turkmenistan holds a meeting on the development of Ashgabat and regions

On February 6, 2020, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held a workshop with the participation of the hyakims of the city of Ashgabat and the velayats. The agenda includes issues related to the preparation of an investment program for 2020, the successful implementation of the tasks identified in the country's socio-economic development program for 2019-2025, the State News Agency of Turkmenistan reports.

First, the head of state held a working meeting with the hyakims of the city of Ashgabat and the Ahal region, who reported on the state of affairs in the capital and this region, reported on the progress of the reforms and related programs, ways to solve the tasks provided for in the investment program for 2020. the fulfillment of the tasks arising from the Program of socio-economic development of Turkmenistan for 2019-2025 initiated by President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, the number of built and constructed in its framework in Ash Chabad objects of social and other purposes, deployed large-scale construction. A report was also made on the General Plan for the Development of the Ahal region and the tasks outlined in it. It was also reported on the construction progress of the new, modern administrative center of the region. It was reported about the construction of secondary schools, kindergartens, shopping centers, health houses and other social and cultural facilities in the region, as well as measures taken to increase the pace of these works.

We will continue with the participation of the hyakims of the Balkan and Lebap regions, the workshop was reported on measures taken to successfully implement the National Rural Program, prepare an investment program for 2020, as well as on the implementation of the main directions of the Presidential Program on socio-economic development of the country for 2019-2025. Currently, in the Balkan and Lebap regions, construction of residential houses of increased comfort and other objects of socio-cultural design is being carried out. As reported, private specialized companies are actively involved in their construction.

Summarizing the reports, measures envisaged by state programs are of great importance for the development of the social sphere, the leader of the nation said, emphasizing that the hyakims of the velayats, together with relevant ministries and branch departments, and especially with the Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs, should ensure the ongoing dynamics of the work.

The next in the workshop with the President of Turkmenistan were the hyakims of the Dashoguz and Mary regions. Then, the head of state continued the workshop with the joint participation of the hyakims of the Balkan, Dashoguz, Lebap and Mary regions, it discussed the issue of building modern bus stations in the regions.

Focusing on the need to approach the construction of these facilities with full responsibility, the President of Turkmenistan noted that elements of national architecture and decor should be widely used here in combination with modern trends. The management of new bus stations should be based on advanced technologies and a digital system. And most importantly, they should be comfortable for people. By signing the Decree on the construction of new bus stations in the provinces, the leader of the nation gave the hyakims a number of relevant instructions.