Turkmenistan to create electronics industry

It is needed to create electronics industry in Turkmenistan, said the country’s president, Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov.

He made the remarks at a recent meeting of the cabinet of ministers, the Turkmen government said May 29.

“Today, no sector of the economy can be imagined without the use of electronic equipment and high technologies, for acquisition and introduction of which a lot of money is spent,” said the president. “Meanwhile, aiming at creation of an industry of electronic technologies, we also need to take care of the training of relevant qualified personnel able to manage it.”

Berdimuhamedov also instructed to develop a program for the creation of new enterprises for production of electronic equipment of various purposes.

The president, emphasizing the training of specialists for work in this industry, gave instructions to present relevant proposals on the matter.