The Council of Elders of Turkmenistan will be convened in Dashoguz on May 14. The Council will discuss the public life priorities. Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov signed a relevant decree at a cabinet meeting on March 12 "with a view of using in full rich life experiences of elders in addressing pressing social issues and making important decisions for the good of the country and people."
As the Turkmenistan.ru correspondent reports from Ashgabat, the head of state instructed the Ministry of Trade and Foreign Economic Relations to prepare gifts for the participants. The Ministries of Road and Rail transport and the State National Service Turkmenhowayollary were instructed to ensure the transportation services for members of the Council of Elders to Dashoguz and back.