Priority of the regions and capital development are discussed at the working session

President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held regular video conference working session with the participation of number of Deputy Chairmen of the Cabinet of Ministers, hyakims of the regions and Ashgabat.

The agenda included the subjects of realization of the strategy of social and economic development of the regions and the capital, proper seasonal agricultural works, organization of the events on occasion of remarkable dates of national calendar as well as other issues of the state life.

The President of Turkmenistan called first Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers, Foreign Minister R. Meredov.

On behalf of Turkmen diplomats, the Vice-premier congratulated President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov on the 10th anniversary of the opening of the UN Regional Centre for Preventive Diplomacy for Central Asia in Ashgabat as well as on the adoption of the Resolution on Role of the UN Regional Centre for Preventive Diplomacy for Central Asia.

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, having highlighted the commitment of Turkmenistan to the policy of positive neutrality, peace-loving and good-neighbourliness and real support of the world community, pointed on the necessity of efficient involvement of all existing capabilities for further development of fruitful relations both on bilateral interstate level ad under competent international organizations and structures.

Having noted the presence of favourable perspectives and considerable versatile potential for expansion of international dialog meeting the goals of universal prosperity, the Head of the State instructed the Vice-premier, Foreign Minister to pay permanent attention to this subject.

Turning back to the agenda, the Head of the State called Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers O. Gurbannazarov who is in charge of Ahal Velayat and Head of regional administration T. Atahalliyev.

The Vice-premier reported on the situation in the spheres under his supervision and the measures for successful fulfilment of National programme for transformation of the regions.

After, the report was given by the Hyakim of the velayat, who informed on the fulfilment of the assignments given earlier and on the course of seasonal agricultural works.

Reporting on the solution of set objectives for implementation of National rural programme, the Head of regional administration informed on new constructions including modern hothouse farms in the region.

Having listened to the reports, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov focused the attention on the course of construction of hothouses for fruit and vegetables to provide the citizens of cities and villages with these products all year around. Having noted that currently, only 13 out of 55 planned hothouses have been built, the Head of the State demanded to accelerate construction works.

Having pointed at special importance of the development of agricultural complex of the velayat, the President of Turkmenistan ordered to approach the provision of high quality of agro technical activities with responsibility, particularly to pay special attention to proper maintenance of hydro technical facilities including cleaning of irrigation units, cleaning of drainage and other systems. Quality of water dropped down in the most of water ponds and they are full of weed, the Head of the State said, having demanded to take immediate measures for correction of this situation.

Separate instructions have been given on the construction of social and cultural facilities in the region.

After, Vice-premier B. Annameredov and Hyakim of Balkan Velayat S. Satlykov were called to video conference session. Deputy Chairman of the Government reported on the work in the fields under his supervision including under the realization of the State programme for regional development.

In his turn, the Hyakim of the velayat, reporting on the situation in the region and fulfilment of the assignments given by the Head of the State, informed about seasonal agricultural works and hydro technical activities. He also informed on the course of construction of the facilities built in the velayat.

The Head of the State stressed the attention on all seasonal works in accordance with modern requirements and agricultural studies. Having paid special attention to the condition of hydro technical systems of the velayat, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov ordered to provide proper level of their operation and demanded to take urgent measures for improvement of water quality in water ponds.

The Head of the State pointed the attention on the importance of quality control of the construction and timely commissioning of new facilities including hot houses for production of vegetables and fruits. Having noted that at present time only five of nine planned hothouses have been built in the velayat, the President of Turkmenistan demanded to analyse the situation and to take appropriate measures.

Video conference working session was continued by the reports of Vice-premier E. Orazgeldiyev who is in charge of Dashoguz Velayat and the Head of Administration of the northern region M. Bayramguliyev.

Reporting on the course of seasonal agricultural campaigns, Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers E. Orazgeldiyev noted that at present, the care of winter crops and picking of remained cotton on the fields are carried out. Preparation of agriculture equipment and inventories, water and land resources are among agro technical activities.

Reporting on the situation in the region on key indicators of its development, the Head of Administration of Dashoguz Velayat informed about seasonal agricultural works. At the same time, it was informed about the work for realization of National rural programme, construction of social, cultural and agricultural facilities, solution of the objectives of provision of the population with pure drinking water.

Summing up the report, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov addressed the Vice-premier and Hyakim of the velayat with number of specific assignments on increase of the volumes of agricultural production by the improvement of crops productivity and construction of modern hothouse farms. Having noted that only three out of planned 21 hothouses have been built in the region, Turkmen leader demanded to take appropriate measure to correct the situation.

The Head of the State ordered to enforce the attention to the subject of agricultural activities on scientific basis as well as to hold under permanent control the realization of the State programme for the improvement of the provision of the population with drinking water. At the same time, the importance of works for modernization of hydro technical systems and their proper operation have been highlighted.

Having highlighted that unremitting attention is to be paid to social issues together with the situation in agricultural complex, the President demanded to hold under strict control the issues of steadfast improvement of life conditions of the population of the region, quality and timely completion of the construction of living and other socially important facilities.

After, the Head of the State called Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Minister M. Aydogdiyev in charge of Lebap Velayat who reported on the work in the spheres under his supervision as well as Hyakim of the eastern region of the country Ch. Charliyev.

Reporting on the situation in the velayat, the Hyakim informed on current agricultural works and agrotechnical activities, measures for provision of timely completion of the construction of the facilities in the region.

Having stressed the attention on low rates of the construction of hothouses in the velayat and noted that only 8 hothouses out of planned 26 have been built, the President of Turkmenistan demanded the Head of the Administration of the region to take relative measures in this directions.

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov gave specific orders concerning agrotechnical activities, having pointed at the necessity of coordinated work of all structures involved in solution of such important objectives as proper service and maintenance of water reservoirs, irrigation and drainage systems.

Besides, the Head of the State dwelt on the increase of the rates of construction and provision of high quality of the facilities in the velayat, having given number of specific assignments in this regard.

After, Hyakim of Mary Velayat B. Annagurbanov reported on the situation in the region and works in agricultural sphere including on agrotechnical activities. Besides, the information about the course of construction of different facilities in the velayat was presented.

Having listened to the report, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov pointed at low rates of the construction of modern hothouses, which are to provide the population with fresh fruits and vegetables. Having noted that at present moment only three hothouses out of eight have been built, the Head of the State demanded to take necessary measures for correction of the situation.

The Head of the State also demanded to arrange coordinated activity of all structures for high level of agrotechnical activities, having paid special attention to cleaning of water ponds from the weed and control of the condition of hydro technical systems.

Separate assignments on increase of the construction rates of social and cultural facilities in the velayat and solution of other socially important objectives were given to the Head of regional administration.

After the Head of the State called Hyakim of Ashgabat Sh. Durdiliyev who reported on the situation in the capital, course of construction of number of facilities, measures for urban planning and greening of the main city of the country and improvement of social sphere.

The President of Turkmenistan ordered to hold under permanent control the situation at new constructions, quality and compliance with the deadlines of building of different facilities. Special attention needs to be paid to provision of urban planning and support of the cleanliness in the main city of the country, greening of Ashgabat and further improvement of its ecological condition, the Head of the State highlighted, having given specific assignments on this account to the Hyakim.