Turkmenistan to Introduce SNA 2008 Into Its Statistical Practice

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Turkmenistan to Introduce SNA 2008 Into Its Statistical Practice
A round table on the implementation of state statistical classification was held at the State Statistics Committee of Turkmenistan. (Photo: UNDP)

State Statistics Committee of Turkmenistan on Monday held a round table on the implementation of state statistical classification, the UNDP said in a statement.

The event was held in the framework of the project "Strengthening the institutional and statistical capacity of national accounts", jointly implemented by UNDP and the State Statistics Committee of Turkmenistan.

“The purpose of today's round table is to present state statistical classifications used in the System of National Accounts 2008 (SNA 2008) and recommendations for their implementation in national accounts”, said Rovshen Nurmuhamedov, UNDP Assistant Resident Representative.

Turkmenistan presently carries out work on introduction of the 2008 SNA into statistical practice. In this regard, the State Statistics Committee of Turkmenistan interacts with other ministries and departments, such as the Ministry of Finance and Economy of Turkmenistan and the Central Bank of Turkmenistan.

The round table brought together experts from the Ministry of Finance and Economy of Turkmenistan, Central Bank of Turkmenistan, Pension Fund of the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of Turkmenistan, Türkmenstandartlary Main State Service, State Insurance Organization of Turkmenistan and State Statistics Committee of Turkmenistan.

The second stage of the online training on the SNA 2008 completed last Friday.