Role of the entrepreneurship in forward development of national economy and achievement PSD – one of discussed themes of the international forum.

June 20-21st, in a conference hall of capital hotel «Yildyz» there has passed the International conference «Partnership for development financing in heart of the Great Silk road», organized by the State Bank of Foreign economic affairs of Turkmenistan and the Development Program of the Organization of United Nations with support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of our country.

Among 200 representatives of the various ministries and departments, transnational financial institutions, the companies and commercial banks, experts of the international and inter-regional organizations, the Chairman and heads of the international and economic departments of the Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs of Turkmenistan have taken part in the conference.

On the forum agenda, the actual directions of cooperation on the achievement of the Purposes in the field of sustainable development (PSD) have been taken out. Participants of a forum have discussed global and regional tendencies and prospects of financing of the Agenda in the field of sustainable development for the period up to 2030 in all aspects, including the assistance of general economic growth, ecological safety, and support of the social integration.

In the speech of the Chairman of TUIE, the information on achievements of the organization headed by him uniting today over 21 thousand of entrepreneurs, in various branches, and also about long-term plans of the members of the Union has sounded. As it was marked, the great attention in Turkmenistan is given to support of private enterprise, investment and innovative activity which is one of the basic motive forces of increase of labor productivity, all-round economic growth, the occurrence of additional workplaces.

Today in the country the favorable investment climate for the development of a private sector and an increase in investments in the economy of Turkmenistan in the form of the direct foreign investments is created. The entrepreneurship takes leading positions in such branches as building, agriculture, trade, and services. According to the Program of the State support of small and average business for 2018-2024 years, a creation of hundreds of small and large industrial enterprises, joint ventures, and joint-stock companies is planned. It was underlined that the private sector will master the new manufactures directed on use of local raw materials and materials, and also the preservation of the environment by an introduction of power saving up technologies. For the purpose of stimulation of fast growth of the separate spheres of economy, development of the manufactures focused on export is free-economic zones with concessionary terms and guarantees for an attraction of the foreign investments will be formed.

The conference became an open platform for an exchange of opinions and discussion of key questions of regional and international partnership. By its results, the Total document has been accepted.