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According to preliminary results, incumbent President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov wins 97.7 percent of the vote
13 Feb
According to preliminary results, incumbent President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov wins 97.7 percent of the vote

The Central Commission for Elections and Referenda in Turkmenistan held a briefing to announce the preliminary results of the presidential election.     Announcing the preliminary results of the presidential election, the Chairman of the Central Commission for Elections and Referenda in Turkmenistan emphasized that 97.27 percent of voters took part in the election that testifies to the high civic engagement of the population. According to preliminary results, incumbent President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov won 97.69 percent of the vote.     Currently, the ballots are finally counted given the...

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 President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov: our common goal is to make a meaningful contribution to the large-scale transformations in Turkmenistan
13 Feb
President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov: our common goal is to make a meaningful contribution to the large-scale transformations in Turkmenistan

After voting in the election of the President of Turkmenistan at the polling station № 48 of Kopetdag etrap of Ashgabat city, acting President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov addressed the audience and noted that today was a significant day in the life of the country.    Recently at the Council of Elders a new edition of the Constitution of Turkmenistan has been adopted, which reflects the principles of international law, provisions, which have been formed and which play a guiding role for the development of the democratic secular state, civil society, the President continued.    According to the...

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97.27 percent of the constituents took part in the elections of the head of Turkmen State
13 Feb
97.27 percent of the constituents took part in the elections of the head of Turkmen State

On February 12, 2017 at 19:00, the voting for the elections of the President of Turkmenistan was stopped. Now, the election committees will have to count the votes.     As informed by the Central Election Committee, 97.27 percent of the constituents voted at the Presidential Elections in Turkmenistan. This information is given as of 19:00 when all polling stations stopped their work all around the country.     The vote counting will define who will become the President of Turkmenistan out of nine candidates. The course of elections is monitored by national and international observers.

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6 gold medals and third place in the team event – the result of participation of the national team of Turkmenistan in sambo tournament in Belarus
13 Feb
6 gold medals and third place in the team event – the result of participation of the national team of Turkmenistan in sambo tournament in Belarus

On February 11, 2017 in Minsk, in the Palace of Sports, XXI international sambo tournament of category "A" - open championship of Byelorussia in sports and combat sambo for the prizes of President Alexander Lukashenko has finished. On the second day of competitions the national team of Turkmenistan has won five more medals - two gold, two silver and one bronze.    The day before our compatriots became owners of seven awards-4 gold, silver and 2 bronze medals that secured for Turkmen nationals first place in the team event: they passed ahead of Russians and the host of the championship who sha...

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Turkmen sambo wrestlers have won seven medals on the first day of the tournament in Minsk
11 Feb
Turkmen sambo wrestlers have won seven medals on the first day of the tournament in Minsk

Turkmenistan team has won seven medals - four gold, one silver and two bronze, on the first day of XXI international tournament in category “A” of the open championship of the Republic of Belarus in classical and combat sambo for awards of the President Alexander Lukashenko in Minsk. 14 medal events have been held on this day in total.    Over 200 sportsmen attended the competition from 16 countries Russia, Bulgaria, Romania, Greece, Israel, Slovakia, Ukraine, etc. Our team includes 26 masters (18 men and 8 women), including winners of international competitions.    Gold Award has been won b...

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Turkmenistan’s Printed Products Presented at the International Book Fair Exhibit in Minsk
11 Feb
Turkmenistan’s Printed Products Presented at the International Book Fair Exhibit in Minsk

The Turkmen State Publishing Service is participating in the XXIV Minsk International Book Fair Exhibit that has opened in the Belarusian capital on 8 February. Publishers from over 30 countries are represented at the book show. Turkmenistan’s exhibition stand captured the attention of professional and visitors with the high printing quality of literary, scientific and publicist publications and other printed products.    “Tea: Medicine and Inspiration” and “Music of Peace, Music of Friendship and Brotherhood”, the books by the President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, published i...

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