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Turkmenistan is preparing for the “EXPO-2017” in Astana
17 Apr
Turkmenistan is preparing for the “EXPO-2017” in Astana

Turkmenistan is preparing to participate at the “EXPO-2017” International Exhibition to be held from June 10 to September 10 in the capital of Kazakhstan –Astana city under the motto “Future Energy”.    In the exposition of Turkmenistan, complementary to the main theme of the show, there will be reflected the major policy aspects of the independent neutral state, its economic achievements and natural resources, social development progress, culture and traditions of the Turkmen people, as well as tourism potential and environmental actions.    Also, at the “EXPO-2017”, Turkmenistan will give...

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 It was approved the 2017-2021 National Program on Tobacco Control
17 Apr
It was approved the 2017-2021 National Program on Tobacco Control

The President of Turkmenistan signed a Resolution on approving the 2017-2021 National Program on the implementation of the World Health Organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control, as well as the Action Plan and the composition of the Intersectorial Coordinating Commission on the program implementation.    Departments, khyakimliks of velayats and the capital were assigned to implement them. As noted, the program, aimed at tobacco control, is intended to ensure healthy lifestyle promotion, increase of longevity, effective measures for the transformation of Turkmenistan into the tobacc...

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President of Turkmenistan received credentials from Ambassador of Italy
12 Apr
President of Turkmenistan received credentials from Ambassador of Italy

On April 11, 2017 President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov received credentials from the newly appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Italy to Turkmenistan Diego Ungaro. During an exchange of views on the prospects of the Turkmen-Italian cooperation, the special emphasis was made on the fact that this year marks the 25th anniversary of establishing the diplomatic relations between the two countries.    The President of Turkmenistan and the Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Italy pointed out the existence of a solid potential for building up and diversification of pr...

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Vladimir Zhirinovsky expresses the gratitude to President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov for warm welcome in Turkmenistan
12 Apr
Vladimir Zhirinovsky expresses the gratitude to President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov for warm welcome in Turkmenistan

On April 11, 2017 Vladimir Zhirinovsky, the leader of LDPR faction in the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation expressed great appreciation in his letter addressed to President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov for the warm welcome.    It is impossible to meet in any other country of the world the hospitality and cordiality we received in Turkmenistan. You are true President, real leader who thinks of his people and development of the country! Our hearts are filled with respect to you and Turkmen people. We will remember this trip forever. We wish you the health, prosperity a...

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Asian Chess Federation named President of Turkmenistan «Man of the Year»
8 Apr
Asian Chess Federation named President of Turkmenistan «Man of the Year»

On April 7, 2017 ceremony of awarding the President of Turkmenistan with the diploma conferring the honorary title "Man of the Year" was held during the congress "Asian Games 2017: International Sport                Cooperation for Peace and Progress" in Avaza. The diploma was solemnly presented by the head of the Asian Chess Federation Sheikh Sultan Khalifa Sultan Shahbut Al-Nahyan.    A representative forum that brought together delegates from the countries participating in the 5th Asian Indoors and Martial Arts Games, the heads of Olympic Council of Asia, international sports federations a...

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«Asian Games 2017: International Sport Cooperation for Peace and Progress» Congress starts in Avaza
8 Apr
«Asian Games 2017: International Sport Cooperation for Peace and Progress» Congress starts in Avaza

On April 7, 2017 «Asian Games 2017: International Sport Cooperation for Peace and Progress” Congress started work in Avaza with participation of the President of Turkmenistan.    The organizers of the event are the Executive Committee for Preparation to V Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games, the State Committee of Turkmenistan for Sports and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan.    Representative forum that gathered the delegates of participating countries of V Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games, leaders of Asian Olympic Committees, international sport federations and organizatio...

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