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January will be eventful
9 Jan
January will be eventful

January will have an action-packed program of events. Until January 10, New Year celebrations for children will be held in the Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the “Älem” Cultural and Entertainment Center, children’s health centers in Gekdere, and in velayats. Circus artists from the Russian Federation continue giving performance at the State Circus.      The cultural events of the month include: a ceremony of awarding the Gulbaba Prize to talented children and children’s groups. On January 16, the Magtymguly National Music and Drama Theater will host a performance by a song and dance band f...

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The official brand and talisman of the V Asian Indoor and Martial Games
7 Jan
The official brand and talisman of the V Asian Indoor and Martial Games

The official brand and talisman of the V Asian Indoor and Martial Games were created based on the traditional decorative patterns of the national applied arts, creatively reconsidered in modern design. In particular, the symbols of the 2017 Asian Games reflect the distinctive patterns of Turkmen carpets, national costumes and embroidery.      The talisman of the Asian Games will be everyone's favorite – alabai (Central Asian shepherd dog). A cheery, friendly puppy with the typical signs of this breed (cropped ears and tail) is depictured dressed in the national and sports costumes.     ...

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The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan launches PR campaign of 2017 Asian Games in international mass media, sport and diplomatic circles
7 Jan
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan launches PR campaign of 2017 Asian Games in international mass media, sport and diplomatic circles

For informational promotion of V Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games in September of this year, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan together with other government organizations developed Action Plan aimed at broad familiarization of the world community with the present of our country, its achievements and successes as well as 2017 Asian Games.

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       The Ministry of Economy and Development announces another auction for privatization of state owned facilities
7 Jan
The Ministry of Economy and Development announces another auction for privatization of state owned facilities

The Ministry of Economy and Development announced another privatization auction during denationalization of the economy and improvement of its efficiency and increase of private sector share.  It is planned to sell totally 34 facilities in different regions of the country during the trades on January 31, 2017.

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Current issues of the state life are reviewed during the session of the Cabinet of Ministers of Turkmenistan
7 Jan
Current issues of the state life are reviewed during the session of the Cabinet of Ministers of Turkmenistan

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov hold first in 2007 session of the Government where the vice-premiers gave report on their activities and drafts of certain documents were reviewed.      Particularly, activity for divestment and privatization of the government property, outcomes of works executed by the State Concern “Turkmennebit” on the territory of perspective Demirgazyk Goturdepe field located in the shelf of the Caspian Sea, Course of construction of carbamide plant with 1 million 155 thousand tons per year output capacity in Garabogaz, Balkan velayat, course of the works for urban pla...

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Turkmen hockey players participate in training camp as a part of preparation to Asian Winter Olympics in Sapporo
5 Jan
Turkmen hockey players participate in training camp as a part of preparation to Asian Winter Olympics in Sapporo

National Ice Hockey Team returned from international training camp held in “Raubichi” Olympic Sport Complex in Minsk (Belarus). Our players held two friendly matches with local clubs, having confidently won both of them.     The Ministry of Internal Affairs Ice-Hockey Cup, where seven teams divided into two groups take part, started in Ashgabat On January 3. This competition will be good practice for improvement of sport skills for the members of national team, which is formed from the sportsmen of four clubs of the capital. Ashgabat tournament will last until January 9.      After the games...

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