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Session of the State Security Council of Turkmenistan is held
31 Jan
Session of the State Security Council of Turkmenistan is held

On January 30, 2020 President, Supreme Commander of the Armed forces of Turkmenistan, Army General Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held session of the State Security Council where measures for improvement of activity of military and law enforcement agencies, modernization of their equipment and facility base, priority objectives of these structures in 2020 have been discussed. New composition of the State Security Council has also been approved and personnel and number of other issues have been reviewed, informs the web-site of the State News Service of Turkmenistan. Addressing the Vice-premier, th...

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The President of Turkmenistan holds regular session of the Constitutional Commission
30 Jan
The President of Turkmenistan holds regular session of the Constitutional Commission

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held regular session of the Constitutional Commission, which was established by the resolution of the People’s Council last autumn, for development and compilation of proposals related to amendments and addendums of the Constitution of Turkmenistan. Addressing the participants, the Head of the State noted that as is known, it was announced on new stage of constitutional reforms and initiative on improvement of the Main Law of the country was proposed at the session of national forum on September 25, 2019. The goal of the initiative is in improvement of...

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UNICEF supports Turkmenistan’s policy on children
30 Jan
UNICEF supports Turkmenistan’s policy on children

A consultation meeting to discuss the Country programme of cooperation between Turkmenistan and the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) for 2021-2025 was held in the building of the United Nations Office in Turkmenistan, informs the web-site of the State News Service of Turkmenistan. Head of the United Nations Children’s Fund office in Turkmenistan Ms. Christine Weigand, the representatives of the national parliament, ministries and departments, public organizations and young people attended the event. The meeting participants were familiarized with the key directions, as well as the add...

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Memorandum is signed between the Ministry of Finance and Economy and SICPA SA, Switzerland
30 Jan
Memorandum is signed between the Ministry of Finance and Economy and SICPA SA, Switzerland

On January 29, 2020, the Ministry of Finance and Economy of Turkmenistan hosted the ceremony of signing the Memorandum of Understanding on strategic partnership between the Ministry and Swiss company “SICPA SA” – a world leader in the field of marking with protected characters, informs the web-site of the State News Service of Turkmenistan. Expanding the use of various electronic systems and information networks, including in such areas as trade and taxation, prevention of smuggling, will also contribute to the integration of our country into the world financial and trade relations, strengthe...

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The President of Turkmenistan holds session on development of cultural sphere and mass media
29 Jan
The President of Turkmenistan holds session on development of cultural sphere and mass media

Yesterday, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held working session dedicated to development of national cultural and art sphere and improvement of activity of mass media, informs the web-site of the State News Service of Turkmenistan. During the session, the Head of the State has focused on special importance of objectives of this sphere including objectives for study of national cultural heritage, its wide popularization in the world and careful protection. Deputy Chairperson of the Cabinet of Ministers B. Abdiyeva reported on the situation in the structures under her supervision, work car...

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Delegation of Turkmenistan participated to the high-level Conference “Green Central Asia”
29 Jan
Delegation of Turkmenistan participated to the high-level Conference “Green Central Asia”

On January 28, 2020, the delegation of Turkmenistan headed by the Minister of Foreign Affairs R.Meredov participated to the high-level Conference “Green Central Asia” held in Berlin. The delegations of Germany, Central Asian countries and Afghanistan also took part in the Conference, informs the web-site of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan. The participants discussed a wide range of issues related to the climate change and security in the region, including the nature protection, integrated management of water resources, preservation of biodiversity, combatting desertification,...

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