News 16 march 2018
Beijing forum focuses on Turkmenistan’s role in the implementation of international transport and transit projects
The forum brought together the representatives of the transport industry of Beijing, the mass media, the teachers of the China University of Petroleum, foreign and Turkmen students studying at the university.
Several Members of Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs Awarded with Watana bolan söýgüsi üçin Medal
director of Ussat-Inžener Individual Enterprise, Meredov, Begench,
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The President of Turkmenistan: Production of the private sector increases the export potential of the country
It is symbolical that this day is observed in the year, which slogan is “Turkmenistan is the heart of the Great Silk Road” as ancient Turkmen merchants and entrepreneurs played the great role in glorifying of our land.
Pursuant to the document, the State Committee for Environmental Protection and Land Resources and the Ashgabat City Administration are prescribed to duly formalize the allocation of the said plot of land.
In the structure of this branch of the Dashoguz region, along with livestock farms, farms that specialize in pasture sheep farming and camel breeding are successfully operating today. Therefore, the region pays special attention to the current state of pastures, their feeding opportunities, the availability and location of water sources. For their watering, shaft wells are widely used here, differing in depth of occurrence of aquifers and daily throughput.
Realization of new development phase of Avaza National tourism zone is entrusted to the business community of the country
This fundamental decision of the Head of the State means the beginning of active stage in the development of young resort on Turkmen coast of Caspian Sea. Today, when initial period of the establishment of National tourism zone, which is under closer patronage of the State, has been successfully completed, this grandiose project initiated by the Head of the State has entered new level of growth and, while trusting such large-scale and remarkable work to the UIET, the President of Turkmenistan is looking forward to high efficiency of this measure in near- and long-term perspective.
The CIS long-term observers visited polling stations in Turkmenistan’s Mary, Balkan and Ahal provinces and the city of Ashgabat. Heads of election commissions briefed the observers on works completed in preparation for elections, elaborated further on training the members of district and precinct electoral commissions, as well as on information management of elections.
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At the meeting, the President gave utterance to new decisions that have been taken to support Turkmen entrepreneurship, signed the documents aimed at further contribution of private structures to the realization of strategic programmes and conferred the state awards to the best representatives of the UIET.
List of construction and industrial goods, subject to customs duties for import to the country was approved
The Ministry of Finance and Economy and the State Customs Service are instructed jointly with the Ministry of Justice to prepare and submit to the Cabinet of Ministers, within a month, proposals for amendments and additions to the legislation of the country arising from this Resolution.
UIET will be allocated loans for the construction of the Ashgabat-Turkmenabat highway and potash complex in Lebap
*** The President of Turkmenistan signed the Resolution by ordering the Central Bank of Turkmenistan, at the expense of the state funds through the Joint-Stock Commercial Bank "Rysgal", to allocate a loan of up to 600,000,000 (six hundred million) US dollars to the Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs of Turkmenistan for a period of 11 years with 3 percent per annum and a four-year grace period for financing the construction of the Tubigatan potash salt deposit in the Lebap velayat the Mining Ore Processing Plant for the production of potash fertilizers.
The document was adopted in accordance with the Law of Turkmenistan "On State Support of Small and Medium-Sized Entrepreneurship", in order to successfully implement the Program for the socio-economic development of the country for 2018-2024, further ensuring high rates of socio-economic development of the country, activating business activities in various sectors of the national economy, increasing the range and volumes of goods produced by small and medium-sized enterprises, increasing their competitiveness in foreign markets, promote the development of private entrepreneurship.