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Celebration of cultural figures, awarded state rewards and honorary titles
23 Mar
Celebration of cultural figures, awarded state rewards and honorary titles

March 22, 2017. In Mary in Rukhyet Palace of Mary velayat there was a ceremony honoring the cultural figures, art masters, intellectuals and educational workers, awarded state awards and honorary titles in accordance with the Decree of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov. According to the Decree of the Head of the State a number of citizens of the country were conferred cash prizes of the President of Turkmenistan.    Among the participants of the ceremony, gathered in this festive day under the arches of the hall of Rukhyet Palace there were members of the government, heads of the Mejlis, th...

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People of Turkmenistan welcome in the national spring holiday - International Day of Novruz with colorful celebrations
23 Mar
People of Turkmenistan welcome in the national spring holiday - International Day of Novruz with colorful celebrations

The city of Mary hosted main Novruz festivities in the square in front of the Cultural Events Center, “Türkmeniň Ak Öýi”.     Nearby the “Türkmeniň Ak Öýi” Center, is a big improvised traditional village with yurts, livestock, steaming cauldrons, and an oriental bazaar with its many-colored stalls, energetic sellers and performers entertaining the event attendees.    Each region of the country gave its musical and ethnographic performances, presented exhibitions and theatrical sketches with various traditional Novruz rituals.    Some people were making ploughs; others were busy making music...

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Chairman of the Council of the National Assembly of the Republic of Belarus M.Myasnikovich took part in the tree planting action
19 Mar
Chairman of the Council of the National Assembly of the Republic of Belarus M.Myasnikovich took part in the tree planting action

On March 18, 2017 being on a working trip to Turkmenistan within the development of inter-parliamentary relations Chairman of the Council of the National Assembly of the Republic of Belarus Michael Myasnikovich took part in the mass tree planting.    The afforestation action, which was given a start by the President of Turkmenistan also brought together in the southern part of Ashgabat at foothills of the Kopet Dagh members of the government, heads of committees of the parliament, ministries and departments, representatives of the diplomatic missions accredited to Turkmenistan and foreign vis...

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The President of Turkmenistan gave a start for the spring tree planting campaign
19 Mar
The President of Turkmenistan gave a start for the spring tree planting campaign

On March 18, 2017 in Turkmenistan with participation of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov a start was given for the spring tree planting campaign. During the mass action all over the country about 416 thousand trees were planted.    In the morning numerous participants of the mass tree planting action gathered in the southern part of the Turkmen capital at foothills of the Kopet Dagh. Here, in a picturesque corner of Turkmen nature, yet with first rays of the sun sounded music and songs.    A special color gives to the festive event an improvised tent house and preparations. A fragrant smo...

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Cabinet of Ministers has considered relevant issues of state life during a meeting
18 Mar
Cabinet of Ministers has considered relevant issues of state life during a meeting

President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held a regular meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers, which considered topical issues of state life and drafted a number of important documents.    As the President of Turkmenistan noted, the International Novruz holiday will be celebrated on March 21-22. On this occasion, celebrations at the state level will be held in Mary velayat.     By signing the Decree on postponing the weekend from March 19th to Monday, March 20th, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov stressed that this year the National Spring Festival will be celebrated for three day...

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President of Turkmenistan and Chief Executive Officer of Qatar Investment Authority discussed cooperation opportunities
17 Mar
President of Turkmenistan and Chief Executive Officer of Qatar Investment Authority discussed cooperation opportunities

On March 16, 2017 Turkmen-Qatar cooperation in the construction of the international gas pipeline Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India was discussed in Doha by President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov and head of the Investment Chamber of Qatar Sheikh Abdullah bin Muhammad bin Saud Al-Thani. The meeting was held within the framework of the state visit of the head of Turkmenistan to Qatar.    As was noted, the defined priority areas of cooperation includes the strategic for both countries fuel and energy sector, which are among the world’s energy powers, as well as creating high-...

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