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Turkmenistan prepares for mass bicycle race
25 Jul
Turkmenistan prepares for mass bicycle race

Preparation of new popularizing action, mass public cycling race initiated by President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov and organized under Ashgabat 2017 project to mark 50-days countdown until V Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games, is carried out throughout the country in all regions and the capital. Leader of the ministries and departments, representatives of diplomatic corpse, international organizations, personnel of law enforcement agencies and branches of national economy, university students and other Turkmen citizens, the supporters of healthy life style will participate in the event. Ma...

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Measures for increment of foreign currency income are developed
8 Jul
Measures for increment of foreign currency income are developed

The President of Turkmenistan signed the Resolution, having assigned to release Turkmenbashy Refinery Complex from allocations to Reserve Monetary Fund of Turkmenistan and mandatory sale of the part of foreign currency to the Central Bank equivalent to the cost of crude oil received from foreign companies as payments settlements from the sale of processed crude oil.  The Ministry of Textile Industry is assigned to increase production plans of lower enterprises of the country according to actual domestic requirements and in other cases to set the plans in monetary value.  According to the doc...

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Air gymnast Parahat Orazlyev - winner of the gold award of the circus festival "Echo of Asia"
8 Jul
Air gymnast Parahat Orazlyev - winner of the gold award of the circus festival "Echo of Asia"

The representative of the Turkmen circus won the golden award of the 10th International Festival of Circus Art "Echo of Asia", which was held from 2nd to 6th July in the capital of Kazakhstan - Astana. Our country was represented by the artist of the national group of circus games "Stars of the East" ("Gündogar ýyldyzlary") Parahat Orazlyev. He gave the original number "Belts" in the genre of aerial gymnastics and the jury's decision awarded him the 1 st place together with the Golden Cup "For High Performing Excellence and Professionalism". Parahat also received a special prize from the...

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The State Security Council of Turkmenistan
8 Jul
The State Security Council of Turkmenistan

President of Turkmenistan, Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces of the country, Army General Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held a meeting of the State Security Council. The agenda included discussion over the results of the activities accomplished by subordinate military and law-enforcement bodies during the first half of 2017. Among the considered issues – enhancing security and peace in the independent state, further strengthening the material-technical base of relevant agencies. The meeting identified priority tasks for the near future, and selected practical steps to facilitate their effectiv...

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Turkmen sambo wrestlers hold two victories at Asian Championship
3 Jul
Turkmen sambo wrestlers hold two victories at Asian Championship

7 gold, 13 silver and 19 bronze medals were won by Turkmen athletes during Asian Sport and Combat Sambo Championship in the capital of Uzbekistan – Tashkent. More than 300 Sambo wrestlers from 29 countries take part in the competition.

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President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov is awarded with foreign awards
30 Jun
President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov is awarded with foreign awards

On June 29, 2017 President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov received congratulations on the occasion of his 60th birthday. The meeting - deputy chairmen of the Cabinet of Ministers, heads of the Mejlis, military and law enforcement agencies, cordially congratulating the head of state, wholeheartedly wished him good health and new successes in large-scale activities for the sake of peace and prosperity of the country, the people's happiness. Then, with congratulations to President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, well-known culture and art worker of the Republic of Azerbaijan Polad Bulb...

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