President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov reviews the situation n Ahal velayat Investment
IIKSS - During the trip of the Head of Turkmen State, special attention was paid to the issues of social and economic development of the region, realization of adopted state programmes including in industrial sector and agricultural sphere.
The Head of the State inspected the construction of the plant for petrol production from natural gas, the specific character of the enterprise where production process will be based on the most advanced technologies.
During the conversation with employees of new construction site, the Head of the State noted that Turkmenistan, possessing rich natural materials reserves, successfully implements the policy aimed at realization of this huge potential for the sake of the people as well as for export of Turkmen energy carriers to international markets.
Continuing working trip, the President of Turkmenistan reviewed pasturable lands of Ahal Velayat and visited one of distant pastures.
At the same time, the Head of the State again stressed the attention at the uniqueness of the Karakum Desert that presents specific ecosystem consisting of many elements. Unique flora and fauna of the desert, its special climate conditions are worth serious and deep scientific study, - President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov said and highlighted the importance of careful treatment of the nature and improvement of ecological culture in general.
In this regards, having touched upon the subject of environment protection, the Head of Turkmenistan mentioned that this aspect is priority direction of the Government and social activity. The environment is a part of social and economic relation as an important component of national heritage as the health and social and economic prosperity of the population are tightly connected.
In this relation, the Head of the State gave specific assignments to relative leaders, specifically on the development of ecotourism, which is very popular today around the world. This type of tourism opens large opportunities not only to have captivating and interesting travels but also to get an impression of natural, cultural and ethnographic features of one or another area, - the President of Turkmenistan highlighted.
Upon arrival to shepherd’s camping, the Head of the State was cordially welcomed by the worker of Erbent Farmer’s Association of Ak Bugday etrap, who together with his son pastures the flock of sheep and goats with 500 ewes.
During the conversation, President of Turkmenistan asked the head of local administration on the situation in the velayat, measures for the development of agriculture including such perspective branches as livestock breeding.
During the talk with the shepherd, the Head of the State expressed the interest in his health, daily issues and cares, livestock hibernation, perspectives of increase of livestock population during coming lambing time and things required for successful work. The specialists of livestock branch highlighted that all necessary conditions for productive work and comfort living and substantial rest are created.
The development of this branch, consolidation and accumulation of its potential are the important vectors of the strategy of fundamental changes initiated by Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov in agricultural complex. During last few years, large poultry and livestock complexes were built and continue to be built in the velayats.
Systematic measures successively under staged implementation of agrarian reforms, efficient use of economic, tax and legal mechanisms give quality and quantitative results. This is demonstrated by stable positive trends and dynamic growth rates in all spheres of national agricultural complex. Mechanization level of agriculture is regularly improved, technical fleet is supplemented and modernized by modern specialized equipment. Financial support of the Government including considerable benefits is real support for the agrarians.
Besides, beneficial loan system for agricultural projects is widely implemented. Land plots are allocated to the n=ministries, branch departments, organizations and enterprises, members of the Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs and farmer’s associations for realization of such projects.
In addition, large-scale measures are undertaken for systematic improvement of social and living conditions of the farmers. National transformation programme, which is summoned to provide formation of necessary modern infrastructure in the regions, is aimed at solution of the issues in this sphere.
Having said worm goodbye to the farmer, the President of the State wished him and in his behalf to all workers of the branch health, family prosperity and success in the work and left the place of event.
Source: State News Agency of Turkmenistan