President: Turkmenistan government posts now complete

Turkmenistan Materials 5 March 2012 12:07 (UTC +04:00)

Turkmenistan, Ashgabat, March 5 / Trend, H.Hasanov /

Forming the new composition of Turkmenistan's Cabinet of Ministers has been completed in terms identified by legislation, Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhammadov said at a government meeting.

According to the government, Berdimuhammadov said that the government now mainly includes young executives with an average age of 46. In addition, the number of women has increased in the country's top leadership. According to national legislation, the President heads the government.

Berdimuhammadov was re-elected to this post based on elections held on Feb.12. Under the Constitution, the government must be formed within a month after the president assumes his office.