Ashgabat to become large metropolitan center
Turkmenistan, Ashgabat, March 16 / Trend H. Hasanov /
According to the Turkmen government's development concept for 2011-2030, Ashgabat will soon become a multifunctional political, administrative and financial center.
"The capital will turn into a major metropolitan center with a modern services and IT sector," the government said in a recent report.
The country's socioeconomic development program envisages developing all the city's priorities, as well as its social services, using the latest innovative technologies.
Ashgabat will develop by taking new approaches to problems associated with the modernization of public and industrial relations.
The government also stressed that Ashgabat has modern resources, experienced staff, a strong industrial base, and a developed construction industry.