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Chairmanship of Turkmenistan at the Energy Charter Conference will serve to development of long-term interaction models
30 Jan
Chairmanship of Turkmenistan at the Energy Charter Conference will serve to development of long-term interaction models

Chairmanship of Turkmenistan at the Energy Charter Conference in 2017 will contribute to the development of effective long-term models for international cooperation in the energy sector, based on a balance of interests of all parties involved, said President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov at Cabinet meeting.   Turkmenistan was unanimously elected Chairman of the Energy Charter Conference for 2017, at a meeting of the Conference held in Tokyo on 25-26 November last year.   The concept of Turkmenistan's chairmanship at the Energy Charter Conference focuses on the expansion of geography and mult...

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New bridge to strengthen trade relations
30 Jan
New bridge to strengthen trade relations

The new bridge will strengthen trade relations between neighboring states and allow for uninterrupted transportation of cargo and passengers.    New automobile bridge with two lanes in both directions is planned to be mounted from special reinforced concrete structures. At a meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers, the President emphasized the need for early development of design documentation for construction.    Turkmenistan has formed a modern transportation infrastructure; the country is taking initiatives for the creation of logistics centers and international transit corridors.

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Key directions of comprehensive development of Dashoguz velayat are specified
27 Jan
Key directions of comprehensive development of Dashoguz velayat are specified

January 26, 2017 President of Turkmenistan inspected the course of seasonal agricultural works, measures for land improvement and crops production as well as met the farmers and other agricultural workers of Dashoguz velayat.      President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov highlighted that it is important to provide integrated solution of the issues of water supply, optimization of crop rotation, land reclamation, restoration of saline lands and maintenance of drainage collectors for increase of input of Dashoguz Velayat to the economy of the country and improvement of social and living conditions o...

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Priority trends of Turkmen-Tajik cooperation are identified
27 Jan
Priority trends of Turkmen-Tajik cooperation are identified

On January 26, 2017 a meeting of the Joint Turkmen-Tajik Intergovernmental Commission for Trade-Economic and Scientific-Technical Cooperation is taking place in Ashgabat. Among those attending the meeting are senior officials and leading specialists of sectoral agencies, representatives of the two countries’ business communities. The meeting focuses on the issues of bilateral relations.     The trade-economic and fuel and energy sectors, industry, power industry, agriculture, water management, health care, education, science, sport and tourism were identified as priority areas of cooperation....

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President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov congratulates officers, military personnel and cadets with the 25th anniversary of the Armed Forces of Turkmenistan
27 Jan
President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov congratulates officers, military personnel and cadets with the 25th anniversary of the Armed Forces of Turkmenistan

“This holiday symbolize the care, great respect and trust of the State to the Armed Forces, - the massage of the Head of the State says. – Ceremonial military parade in honour of the 25th anniversary of the Independence of Turkmenistan showed high defence capability and military potential of national army to the world. You demonstrated your growing military skills and invariable readiness to protect the independence of our state.      According to the military doctrine of defensive character, provision of guaranteed protection of Turkmen State, stipulated by national interests and military se...

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Strategy for comprehensive Turkmen – Uzbek cooperation is discussed in Ashgabat
26 Jan
Strategy for comprehensive Turkmen – Uzbek cooperation is discussed in Ashgabat

On January 25, 2017 the 13th session of Turkmen – Uzbek Joint Commission for trade, economic, scientific, technical and cultural cooperation was held in Ashgabat. Representative delegation led by the First Deputy of Prime-Minister of the Republic of Uzbekistan A. Ramatov arrived to Turkmen capital for participation.     The session, where heads and leading specialists of number of ministries and departments as well as representatives of entrepreneurship circles of both countries, was dedicated to the objectives of intensification of Turkmen – Uzbek dialog.     In this regard, the main attent...

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