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President of Turkmenistan and President of Belarus open ore-dressing and processing complex in Garlyk
1 Apr
President of Turkmenistan and President of Belarus open ore-dressing and processing complex in Garlyk

On March 31, 2017. President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov and President of the Republic of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko attended the solemn ceremony of opening the ore-dressing and processing complex for production of potash fertilizers in Garlyk, Lebap Velayat. Opening the new facility, the leaders of the two states cut the symbolic ribbon at the central gates to the complex.    The leaders of Turkmenistan and Belarus laid the foundation of the unique industrial giant with the annual capacity of 1.400 million tons of potassium chloride on June 19, 2009. The new production will s...

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Ashgabat and Minsk confirm mutual foreign policy support to peace-making missions of both capitals
1 Apr
Ashgabat and Minsk confirm mutual foreign policy support to peace-making missions of both capitals

Oguzkhan Palace Complex in Ashgabat hosts the negotiations between President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov and President of Republic of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko.    After high-level meeting in one-on-one format, the talks continued in extended composition with participation of the members of official delegations of two countries.    Turkmenistan considers Belarus as an important political partner both in bilateral cooperation as well as under international organizations. Both states have full understanding on key global issues. The countries are staunch advocates of consolida...

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The meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers of Turkmenistan discussed relevant issues of state life
25 Mar
The meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers of Turkmenistan discussed relevant issues of state life

On March 24, 2017 President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held a regular meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers, which reviewed drafts of several documents, and discussed topical issues of state life.    The participants of the meeting presented information on preparations for the official visit to Turkmenistan of the President of the Republic of Belarus scheduled for March 29-31, and preparation for the International Sports Congress “Asian Games-2017: International Cooperation in the Sphere of Sport for Peace and Progress” scheduled for April 7th in the Avaza National Tourism Zone....

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Turkmen satellite enables Afghanistan to broadcast its television programs
24 Mar
Turkmen satellite enables Afghanistan to broadcast its television programs

Located in geostationary orbit, Turkmenistan’s satellite, “TürkmenÄlem 52°Е”, enables to provide comprehensive communications services, including digital broadcasting, telephone communications, videoconferencing, data transmission, satellite Internet not only to customers in our country, but also to users in other countries in Central Asia, Iran, Turkey, North Africa, Europe. At present, high-capacity transponders of the satellite allow high-definition national television and radio broadcasting. Various ministries and agencies of Turkmenistan use satellite-provided services.     “Turkmen Hemr...

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Parliamentarians of Turkmenistan and Denmark discuss the areas of cooperation
24 Mar
Parliamentarians of Turkmenistan and Denmark discuss the areas of cooperation

On March 23, 2017 in the Mejlis of Turkmenistan a meeting was held with representatives of the delegation that arrived in the Turkmen capital, headed by Parliament Deputy of the Kingdom of Denmark, Chairman of the Danish Delegation in the Parliamentary Assembly of the OSCE, Mr. Peter Juel Jensen.    During the conversation the guests were provided brief information about the priorities of the domestic and foreign policies of neutral Turkmenistan. One of the topical issues of discussions was the legislative activities of the Mejlis to support the reform programs aimed at progressive socio-econ...

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The President of Turkmenistan received credentials from the AEP of the State of Palestine
24 Mar
The President of Turkmenistan received credentials from the AEP of the State of Palestine

On March 23, 2017 President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov received credentials from newly appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the State of Palestine to Turkmenistan, Hossein Ali Mostafa Gunnam.    Expressing gratitude for finding time for a meeting, the diplomat conveyed the head of state the best regards sent by President Mahmoud Abbas, as well as an invitation to visit Palestine.    While exchanging views on the prospects of the Turkmen-Palestinian partnership, the head of state and the ambassador reaffirmed the mutual commitment of the parties to strengthening of effecti...

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