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Development results of Turkmenistan in the first quarter of 2020 discussed at Government meeting
4 Apr
Development results of Turkmenistan in the first quarter of 2020 discussed at Government meeting

On the 3rd of April 2020, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held an expanded meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers in a video conference format, at which the results of the Government’s work for the first quarter of this year were summed up, the State News Agency of Turkmenistan reports.

The meeting heard reports of the Deputy Chairmen of the Cabinet of Ministers, heads of individual ministries and industry departments, khyakims of the city of Ashgabat and velayats, assessed their activities, and discussed important issues of the country's socio-economic development.

The tasks set for the current year were determined at a meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers following the results of last year, as well as in the Program of socio-economic development of the country for 2020-2025. They require us to do a lot of work, the head of state said. Therefore, we must work hard.

It is necessary to give an additional impetus to state programs on import substitution and increase the volume of exported products, to make maximum use of the huge potential available in the sectors. The solution to these problems, the Turkmen leader emphasized, depends on our diligent work.

During the meeting, other important issues of state life were also considered, on which relevant decisions were made.