Turkmen president makes new staff appointment
Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, Nov. 7
By Huseyn Hasanov – Trend:
Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov has appointed Begench Gochmollayev the deputy minister of trade and foreign economic relations, the Turkmen government said in a message Nov. 7.
At the last government meeting, the Turkmen president stressed the importance of domestic trade, the message said, adding that in order to ensure abundance of food, the president instructed to flood the markets and stores of the country with all the necessary products in demand.
The State Statistics Committee of Turkmenistan reported that the total trade of the country increased by 5.9 percent in January-October 2016 compared to the same period last year.