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Turkmen taekwondo practitioners get ready for the world championship
31 Jan
Turkmen taekwondo practitioners get ready for the world championship

The sports school of Bayramaly city hosted the taekwondo championship of Turkmenistan (ITF version) and gathered over 150 participants. The host of the championship took the lead in the total team score by winning 17 gold medals.     The structure of the national team, which should prepare for the world championship to be held in September in Pyongyang, the capital of the Democratic republic of Korea, will be formed. Male and female sportsmen under 39 as well as adult sportsmen of the given martial arts from 40 and older will compete for medals of world championship.

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President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov reviews the situation in Ahal velayat
31 Jan
President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov reviews the situation in Ahal velayat

On January 30, 2017 during the trip of the Head of Turkmen State, special attention was paid to the issues of social and economic development of the region, realization of adopted state programmes including in industrial sector and agricultural sphere.      The Head of the State inspected the construction of Ovadandepe plant for petrol production from natural gas, the specific character of the enterprise where production process will be based on the most advanced technologies.      During the conversation with employees of new construction site, the Head of the State noted that Turkmenistan,...

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Aspects of the EU project for support of national education system were discussed in Avaza
30 Jan
Aspects of the EU project for support of national education system were discussed in Avaza

The meeting, aimed at finding of optimum approaches to the United Nations project “Support of Educational System in Turkmenistan”, was organized by the Ministry of Education of Turkmenistan with the EU Representative Office. Specialists of profile departments, research and educational institutions of the country, mass media as well as international experts took part in the seminar.     During the seminar, initial plans of events, terms of reference of the project taking into account the achievements in national education sphere as well as outcomes of two previous EU profile projects in 2009 –...

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Chairmanship of Turkmenistan at the Energy Charter Conference will serve to development of long-term interaction models
30 Jan
Chairmanship of Turkmenistan at the Energy Charter Conference will serve to development of long-term interaction models

Chairmanship of Turkmenistan at the Energy Charter Conference in 2017 will contribute to the development of effective long-term models for international cooperation in the energy sector, based on a balance of interests of all parties involved, said President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov at Cabinet meeting.   Turkmenistan was unanimously elected Chairman of the Energy Charter Conference for 2017, at a meeting of the Conference held in Tokyo on 25-26 November last year.   The concept of Turkmenistan's chairmanship at the Energy Charter Conference focuses on the expansion of geography and mult...

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New bridge to strengthen trade relations
30 Jan
New bridge to strengthen trade relations

The new bridge will strengthen trade relations between neighboring states and allow for uninterrupted transportation of cargo and passengers.    New automobile bridge with two lanes in both directions is planned to be mounted from special reinforced concrete structures. At a meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers, the President emphasized the need for early development of design documentation for construction.    Turkmenistan has formed a modern transportation infrastructure; the country is taking initiatives for the creation of logistics centers and international transit corridors.

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Key directions of comprehensive development of Dashoguz velayat are specified
27 Jan
Key directions of comprehensive development of Dashoguz velayat are specified

January 26, 2017 President of Turkmenistan inspected the course of seasonal agricultural works, measures for land improvement and crops production as well as met the farmers and other agricultural workers of Dashoguz velayat.      President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov highlighted that it is important to provide integrated solution of the issues of water supply, optimization of crop rotation, land reclamation, restoration of saline lands and maintenance of drainage collectors for increase of input of Dashoguz Velayat to the economy of the country and improvement of social and living conditions o...

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