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State development priorities discussed at a Government meeting
28 Feb
State development priorities discussed at a Government meeting

On February 27, 2020, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held a regular meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers on a digital video communication system, at which important issues of state life, draft documents, were examined, reports the State News Agency of Turkmenistan. At the meetings of the Cabinet of Ministers, the head of state emphasized the priorities facing the members of the Government. The President of Turkmenistan also focused on organizing events dedicated to the upcoming international and national holidays, instructing relevant leaders to conduct them throughout the country at a h...

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Turkmen-Afghan business forum held in Ashgabat
28 Feb
Turkmen-Afghan business forum held in Ashgabat

On the 27th of February 2020, Turkmen-Afghan Business Forum was held in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan, informs the web-site of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan. From the Turkmen side, the heads and representatives of a number of ministries and agencies of the country, including the Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs and the Chamber of Commerce and Industry participated to the Forum. Among the participants of the representative delegation of Afghanistan, there were specialists of trade-economic sector of the country and private entrepreneurs. During the...

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A round table was organized in Geneva on the theme «Transport and connectivity potential of the Caspian Sea region: Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan – the shortest route»
28 Feb
A round table was organized in Geneva on the theme «Transport and connectivity potential of the Caspian Sea region: Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan – the shortest route»

On February 26, 2020 at the UN Office in Geneva, Switzerland, as part of the 82nd session of the Inland Transport Committee (ITC) of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE), initiated by the Permanent Mission of Turkmenistan to the UN Geneva Office, together with The UNECE and the Permanent Mission of the Republic of Azerbaijan to the UN Geneva Office, organized a round table on the theme “Transport and connectivity potential of the Caspian Sea region: Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan - the shortest route”, informs the web-site of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan....

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Aspects of the implementation of state youth policy discussed at the meeting
27 Feb
Aspects of the implementation of state youth policy discussed at the meeting

On February 26, 2020, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held a meeting to exchange views on key issues of the implementation of state youth policy, the State News Agency of Turkmenistan reports. The meeting was attended by the Chairman of the Mejlis, the Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers in charge of culture and the media, the Minister of Education, the Chairman of the National Center for Trade Unions and the Central Council of the Union of Women, the Chairman of the Central Council of the Makhtumkuli Youth Organization.

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OSCE seminar in the framework of the Eurasian Group started off in Ashgabat
27 Feb
OSCE seminar in the framework of the Eurasian Group started off in Ashgabat

On February 26, 2020, a three-day seminar entitled “the National preparation to mutual assessment by the Eurasian Group: best practices of the OSCE states” has begun in Ashgabat, informs the web-site of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan. The representatives of various ministries and state entities of Turkmenistan, including the Ministry of Finance and Economy, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Central Bank and State Committee for Statistics are taking part in the event. Also among the participants, there are representatives of the private sector and non-commercial entities. The inter...

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Integrated work to prevent the entry of coronavirus into the country was discussed at a meeting
26 Feb
Integrated work to prevent the entry of coronavirus into the country was discussed at a meeting

On February 25, 2020, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held a working meeting with the participation of Deputy Prime Minister, Chairman of the Extraordinary Commission to Combat the Spread of Diseases P. Agamyradov and Minister of Health and Medical Industry N. Amannepesov, the State News Agency of Turkmenistan reports. The head of state heard reports on the implementation of earlier instructions, due to the fact that the World Health Organization is forecasting a threat of a pandemic - the spread of acute pneumonia in the world caused by the new coronavirus. During the workshop, they rep...

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