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Logistics as a Crucial Economic Driver

Modern geopolitics attaches great importance to logistics. Turkmenistan is located at the crossroads of the main North–South and East–West trade routes and is a strategic intersection between Asia and Europe. Our country has a well-developed and attractive multi-vector transport network in Central Asia and is ready to connect its transit routes with the transport network of other countries to facilitate the integration of the East–West trade. The 21st century is that of logistics. This is its enduring importance in the economy. Our esteemed President Serdar Berdimuhamedov identified the development of the logistics sector as one of the crucial aspects of the economic strategy in the present era. In accordance with the National Socioeconomic Development Programme for 2022–2052, Turkmenistan works towards fulfilling the tasks of the fullest use of the geo-economic potential of our Motherland through creating logistics corridors, enhancing its role and integrating into the regional and international system of multimodal communications. The President emphasises that our country aims its efforts at expanding international cooperation and increasing external trade with other countries. The realisation of our logistics potential also meets the economic interests of neighbouring countries and contributes to establishing strong trade contacts on the continent and in general to

December 9: the birthday of a computer mouse

 «7/24. tm», № 50 (133) December 9, 1968 is the birthday of a computer mouse. It was on this day that an American inventor Douglas Engelbart from the Stanford Research Institute unveiled the first computer mouse at a computer conference in San Francisco.

Digitalisation: Current Trends and Prospects

At present, large-scale work is being carried out in Turkmenistan to digitalise all spheres of the national economy, which is of particular importance in modernising the activities of sectors of the national economy in accordance with the requirements of the time. The implementation of the effective, deeply thought-out and scientifically based economic strategy of Turkmenistan in this area is becoming a significant structural factor in the development of the country’s economy. Driver of economic growth

Main Vectors of Socioeconomic Development

In the modern history of the Turkmen people, large-scale, fundamental reforms are being implemented successfully in the country to improve the wellbeing of every citizen of Turkmenistan. Their main aspects designed for the near future are stated in the Programme “The Revival of the New Era of the Powerful State: The National Programme of the Socioeconomic Development of Turkmenistan for 2022–2052”. The Programme sets important tasks for the sectors of the national economy to ensure the rapid economic growth and the improvement of the Turkmen people’s welfare. This will allow achieving the multi-vector and sustainable development of Turkmen economy in 2022 resulting from the continuously growing main macroeconomic indicators in previous periods. In 2021, the volume of GDP increased by 6.2 per cent, production by 7.7 per cent and foreign trade turnover by 20.5 per cent compared to 2020. These impressive figures lay a solid foundation for further economic growth and testify to the well thought-out and thorough planning of the main aspects for the long-term development of Turkmen economy.

International robotics competition

«7/24. tm», № 28 (111), 11.07. 2022 T urkmen teenagers perform at international robotics competition

Based on advanced technologies

Turkmenistan is accelerating the pace of the implementation of the measures provided for in the Conception of Digital Economy Development in Turkmenistan in 2019–2025 and the State Programme of Digital Economy Development in Turkmenistan for 2021–2025. Today, Turkmenistan, taking a comprehensive approach to the task set by President Serdar Berdimuhamedov on the transition to a digital economy, is expanding digitalisation processes that gradually cover all spheres of our daily life, making it more convenient and comfortable. Focus on “smart” homes

Digital platforms of the country: potential and Development Prospects

The development of digital platforms for managing the economy is a strategically important task for Turkmenistan, the solution of which can strengthen the economic power of the state. Thus, the basis for the introduction of future innovations is being built, ensuring the comprehensive development of our country and in this perspective, increasing the high standard of living of the people. After all, the welfare of a country is determined by the quality of life of an ordinary person. State priorities

Digital platforms of the country: potential and Development Prospects

The development of digital platforms for managing the economy is a strategically important task for Turkmenistan, the solution of which can strengthen the economic power of the state. Thus, the basis for the introduction of future innovations is being built, ensuring the comprehensive development of our country and in this perspective, increasing the high standard of living of the people. After all, the welfare of a country is determined by the quality of life of an ordinary person. State priorities

Electronic Newspapers – New Opportunities for the Mass Media

The process of digitalisation has covered all areas, including the mass media. The development of the Internet has led to the fact that most periodicals have switched to electronic format. Obviously, this opened up new opportunities for the mass media. Within the framework of the implementation of the Conception of Digital Economy Development in Turkmenistan in 2019–2025 and the State Programme of Digital Economy Development in Turkmenistan for 2021–2025, systematic work is being carried out in our country to form a single information space. Priority measures have been developed to transfer print media to electronic format.

Archery Federation of Turkmenistan gets its website

«7/24.tm», № 18 (101), 02.05.2022. The Archery Federation of Turkmenistan has got its website. It offers content in three languages – Turkmen, Russian and English at the Internet address: archery-tkm.art.