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The President of Turkmenistan holds session on preparation to celebration of the 140th anniversary of Ashgabat and development of the capital
25 Feb
The President of Turkmenistan holds session on preparation to celebration of the 140th anniversary of Ashgabat and development of the capital

February 24, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov has visited the city administration of the capital where he held the session dedicated to preparation to the celebration of the 140th anniversary of Ashgabat and its further development as well as checked new project of urban development including relevant engineering, road and transport infrastructures, special features of design of future facilities and development of surrounding territory.

Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers, who is in charge of the capital, has reported on new projects, their implementation, details of decoration of the buildings to be erected as well as their location.

Images of the facilities, which are to be built according to the instructions of the leader of the nation under Ashgabat city urban development program in the northern part of Turkmen capital, have been presented.

Architectural project Ashgabat City, complex of modern cottages of the 17th phase of urban development at the bank of the Altyn köl Lake occupy an important place among the presented projects.

Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers M. Mammedova has reported to the head of the state on the projects of buildings of M. Kuliyev Turkmen National Conservatory, special music school, art and culture school, conference and concert hall, hostel for students, indoor sport complex and open sport ground. The vice-premier has also reported on the monument of outstanding thinker Magtumguly Fragi on the slope of the Kopetdag Mountains and development of surrounding territory.

During the presentation, the leader of the nation has been also informed about the state of realization of the projects and construction of Tashkent Park, International Health Improving and Rehabilitation Center and International Scientific and Clinical Physiological Center, new building of Turkmen State Architectural and Construction Institute and social facilities, which are planned to be built under the 18th phase of the capital’s development in Kyoshi residential complex.

Further, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov has held a session on further development of Turkmen capital. The head of the state said that it is necessary to discuss the objectives for making one of the most beautiful and developed city of the world out of the main city of the country in the year when 140th anniversary of Ashgabat would be observed.

The leader of the nation has given the floor to Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers, Chairman of the Supreme Control Chamber, member of the State Security Council S. Berdimuhamedov who reported on the measures taken in the context of preparation to the celebration of the 140th anniversary of Ashgabat and 30th anniversary of the sacred independence of the Motherland, which include the provision of proper control over timely completion of construction and other works at various facilities, which are planned to be commissioned on occasion of remarkable dates.

Having listened to the report, the head of the state noted the importance of comprehensive and thoughtful approach to the matters of further development of the capital, development of the projects of construction based on digital system and advanced technologies in architectural and design sphere as well as taking into account the location of new facilities, which have to merge harmoniously into architectural ensemble of the main city of the country.

Further, head of Ashgabat’s Administration Ya. Gylyjov has reported on fulfillment of the assignments given by the head of the state and on planned activities dedicated to the 140th anniversary of Ashgabat and 30th anniversary of the sacred independence of the country.

The President of Turkmenistan has requested to accelerate the rates of construction works in the main city of the country giving specific assignments on this account of the head of administration.

Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers M. Mammedova has reported on preparation of the program of cultural events in honor of the celebration of the 140th anniversary of Ashgabat’s foundation according to the request of the leader of the nation. It was noted that art contests, exhibition, educational talks, various international online sessions, media forums using digital systems, as well as sport competitions would be organized on occasion of the glorious anniversary.

Having listened to the report, the President of Turkmenistan noted that it is necessary to organize the demonstration of achievements of our white-marble capital, to provide high level of visual art works, which meaning and content has to meet modern spirit, on occasion of the remarkable date.

Continuing the session, Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers M. Geldiniyazov has reported on work carried out in the spheres under his supervision for preparation to the 140th anniversary of Ashgabat.

It was mentioned that special commissions have been established and relative working plans have been developed in scientific and educational, healthcare and sport sectors, in the Youth and other public organizations of the country for provision of high organizational level of events dedicated to this date.

Further, summing up the outcomes of the session and addressing the participants, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov noted that the capital of our independent neutral Motherland defines the authority of the country. White-marble Ashgabat is a city brightly demonstrating the dynamics of economic and political development of our sovereign state, the level of culture and spiritual life of the society and its intellectual potential.

The leader of the nation has also informed that awards would be presented to people who made significant contribution to the development of the capital on the threshold of the celebration, on May 24. Ground breaking ceremony of new residential complex will be held in the northern part of Ashgabat on May 25. The opening ceremony of new Garagum Hotel will be held on the same day.

Finishing the session, the President of Turkmenistan has wished big success in work for provision of prosperous and happy life of the people and achievement of high results to all participants of the meeting.