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Turkmenistan celebrates International Neutrality Day
13 Dec
Turkmenistan celebrates International Neutrality Day

December 12, which last year was recognized by the UN as the International Day of Neutrality, is celebrated on a special scale in Turkmenistan. This significant holiday, reflecting the country's foreign policy, demonstrates the world the commitment of the Turkmen people to peace and friendship. The main event of the day was the traditional laying of flowers at the Monument of Neutrality with the participation of President Berdymukhamedov. Numerous guests of the ceremony gathered in one of the most picturesque places in Ashgabat, which is visited by almost all tourists arriving in Turkmeni...

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Action of destruction of narcotic drugs and counterfeit cigarettes is held in Ahal Velayat
10 Dec
Action of destruction of narcotic drugs and counterfeit cigarettes is held in Ahal Velayat

On December 8, 2018 action of destruction of narcotic drugs and counterfeit cigarettes was held next to Bagabat settlement of Ak Bugday etrap, Ahal Velayat. It was organized by the Government of Turkmenistan, State Coordination Commission on Combating Drug Addiction under the Cabinet of Ministers and the Ministry of Interior of the country. Narcotic drugs and cigarettes, which were seized during number of special operation conducted by law enforcement and military agency, have been burned down in special furnaces. Heads of security forces, representatives of diplomatic missions and internatio...

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THE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE: "THE SIGNIFICANCE OF THE GREAT SILK ROAD: PRESENT AND FUTURE DEVELOPMENT" STARTED ITS WORK
7 Dec
THE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE: "THE SIGNIFICANCE OF THE GREAT SILK ROAD: PRESENT AND FUTURE DEVELOPMENT" STARTED ITS WORK

On December 6, 2018, at the “Yyldyz” Hotel of the capital there was held the opening ceremony of an international conference at the ministerial level on the theme: “Importance of the Great Silk Road: Present and Future Development”, organized by UNESCO in cooperation with the Government of Turkmenistan. At the opening ceremony of the conference, the Minister of Culture of Turkmenistan A. Shamyradov made an opening speech. Then he gave the floor to the Deputy Chairwoman of the Cabinet of Ministers B. Abdyeva to read the Berdimuhamedov sent to the participants of the event. President of Turkme...

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President of Turkmenistan participated in meeting of leaders of CIS countries
7 Dec
President of Turkmenistan participated in meeting of leaders of CIS countries

November 6, 2018. During the meeting, which was held in an informal setting, the leaders of the countries had the opportunity to exchange views on key aspects of interaction, as well as on a number of issues of an international character of mutual interest. On the cooperation agenda within the CIS today is the widest range of issues related to the development of effective cooperation in many areas, the implementation of existing agreements, including at the interstate level. Only in the last two years, following the summit talks, agreements on strategic partnership of Turkmenistan with the Ru...

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Achievements and prospects in the field of import substitution are presented in a profile review
5 Dec
Achievements and prospects in the field of import substitution are presented in a profile review

On November 4, 2018 the international exhibition of production technologies for import-substituting products, organized by the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Turkmenistan, started its work in the metropolitan shopping center Chandybil. The review is intended to demonstrate the success and prospects of the domestic market in the field of import substitution, as well as advanced experience and innovative developments of foreign manufacturers of industrial equipment interested in long-term cooperation with Turkmen partners. The current review clearly demonstrates the success of Turkmen prod...

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Turkmen leader and head of Buried Hill Energy discussed prospects for cooperation
28 Nov
Turkmen leader and head of Buried Hill Energy discussed prospects for cooperation

On November 28, 2018, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov received the CEO of Buried Hill Energy, Peter Callos. At the meeting, the head of state and his guest discussed the results of joint work and prospects for cooperation, including in the field of exploration and development of oil and gas fields in the Turkmen sector of the Caspian Sea. In this context, the importance was noted of the Convention on the Legal Status of the Caspian Sea, signed in August of this year, which opened up new opportunities for enhancing the mutually beneficial cooperation of coastal states with the global busin...

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