Turkmenistan and the IMF held a discussion on trends in our country's economic development. The heads of the Central Bank, the Ministry of Finance, the State Statistics Committee and the Fund's expert N.Tamirisa took part in the negotiations. During the discussions the statistics of the first 6 months of 2020 data on the implementation of the budget of Turkmenistan 2020 was analyzed.
During the planning of the 2021 State Budget, experts consider a number of scenarios and external risks. Sustainable development, improvement of the well-being of the population, and social programs will be the priority funding items in the budget, as noted by the Turkmen experts.
They also discussed the preparation of the World Economic Outlook for the coming month, the bulletin will consider the impact of COVID-19 on the economic development plans of the world's countries.
The actions of Turkmenistan to increase funding for the medical system of Turkmenistan are positively assessed.