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President of the Republic of Korea arrived to Turkmenistan on a state visit
17 Apr
President of the Republic of Korea arrived to Turkmenistan on a state visit

On April 16, 2019, President of the Republic of Korea Moon Jae-in upon invitation of President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, arrived to Turkmenistan on a state visit, informs Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan. A wide range of issues of bilateral relations, perspectives of development of cooperation in political, trade-economic, energy, industrial, transport, scientific-technical and cultural-humanitarian spheres, as well as in the spheres of healthcare, education and sports will be discussed during the planned negotiations. Following the results of the negotiations a so...

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Turkmen-French political consultations
16 Apr
Turkmen-French political consultations

Ministry of foreign affairs of Turkmenistan informs, on the 15th of April 2019, Turkmen-French political consultations were held in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan. The Turkmen side was led by the Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers of Turkmenistan, Minister of Foreign Affairs R.Meredov. The French delegation was headed by the State Secretary of the Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs of the French Republic Jean-Baptiste Lemoyne, who has arrived to Turkmenistan on a working visit. During the negotiations, the participants discussed a wide scope of issues related t...

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Exhibition “Trade and Services – 2019” was held in Ashgabat
15 Apr
Exhibition “Trade and Services – 2019” was held in Ashgabat

The Exhibition was organized by the Ministry of Trade and Foreign Economic Relations of Turkmenistan. It brought together about two hundred Turkmen and foreign participants, providing them with an opportunity to become acquainted with the current trends in the modern consumer markets and services, informs Turkmen State News Agency. The exhibition featured mainly the fruits of Turkmen gardens, food industry products, carpets and textiles. The stands of companies specializing in trade and offering modern types of services, including online services were of particular interest. The exhibition s...

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WHO European High-Level Conference on Non-Communicable Diseases has been held in Ashgabat
11 Apr
WHO European High-Level Conference on Non-Communicable Diseases has been held in Ashgabat

According to the State news agency of Turkmenistan on the 9-10th of April 2019, the WHO European High-Level Conference on Non-Communicable Diseases “Meeting non-communicable disease targets to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals in Europe” has been held in the “Yildiz” hotel of Ashgabat city. During the first day of the session, the participants spoke about the work done up to the current time by the WHO member-states and partners which contributed to the attainment of positive results on the control of NCDs on global level, thus making an input in the process of achieving the Sustainab...

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  The foundations of another administrative, business and investment center of the country have been laid.
11 Apr
The foundations of another administrative, business and investment center of the country have been laid.

According to the State News Agency of Turkmenistan, on April 10, 2019, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov took part in a solemn ceremony of laying the administrative center of the Ahal velayat, a new city, which will be erected in the territory of the Gokdepe etrap. This event marks another important step towards the successful implementation of the socio-economic strategy of the head of state, one of the key aspects of which is to create the best conditions for a comfortable life of the people of Turkmenistan. The implementation of urban planning projects is also intended to contribute to s...

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A festive event took place in the “Howdan-Bajgiran” region dedicated to the international day of Novruz
5 Apr
A festive event took place in the “Howdan-Bajgiran” region dedicated to the international day of Novruz

On the 4th of April 2019 near the “Howdan-Bajgiran” region, a festive event took place in the framework of celebrating the International Day of Novruz organized jointly with the Islamic Republic of Iran, informs website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.     From the Turkmen side, the heads and representatives of the Ministry of Culture of Turkmenistan and the Administration of Ahal region participated in the event.  From the Iranian side, the Vice-President and Head of Cultural Heritage, Handicraft and Tourism Organization of the Islamic Republic of Iran Ali Asghar Mounesan participated in...

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