Turkmenistan to register precious metals, stones

Business Materials 2 July 2010 12:07 (UTC +04:00)

Turkmenistan, Ashgabat, July 2 / Trend H.Hasanov /

Turkmen President Gurbangulu Berdimuhammedov signed a decree to approve the procedure for accounting fixed assets, including precious metals and stones. The decree applies to all institutions and organizations regardless of ownership.

The document says measures will be taken to ensure "the implementation of a national program for Turkmenistan's socioeconomic development covering 2011-2030," as well as the rational use of precious metals and stones. The decree also aims to streamline bookkeeping procedures.