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Championship in Tashkent selects the best
12 Feb
Championship in Tashkent selects the best

The next day of the International Solidarity Weightlifting Championship, held from February 9 to 12 in Tashkent, brought the Turkmenistan national team three medals, the State News Agency of Turkmenistan reports. Aysoltan Toychieva, coach of the 5th school of weightlifting school of the Main Directorate of Sport and Youth Policy of Mary Province in the 87 kg weight category, won the silver medal, lifting 203 kg after two exercises. At the same time, an athlete from Turkmenistan showed the second result. Rustem Annadurdyev is a 3rd year student at the Turkmen State Institute of Physical Cultu...

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The successes of Turkmenistan determined the highest level of confidence of citizens of the country to their President
12 Feb
The successes of Turkmenistan determined the highest level of confidence of citizens of the country to their President

Today, February 12, marks three years since the day when President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov was re-elected to the highest state post, the State News Agency of Turkmenistan reports. Millions of Turkmen citizens took part in such an important political event in the country's recent history, voting for the head of state in the elections and thus expressing their support for the large-scale reforms and transformations being carried out by him. Over the past years, significant changes have taken place in many areas of our life, especially in public administration and the economy, and fundame...

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President of Turkmenistan and EU Ambassador exchange views on the aspects of cooperation
11 Feb
President of Turkmenistan and EU Ambassador exchange views on the aspects of cooperation

On February 10, 2020, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov received newly appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the European Union to Turkmenistan, Diego Ruiz Alonso, who presented his credentials to the President of Turkmenistan, the State News Agency of Turkmenistan reports. Taking the opportunity, the diplomat expressed deep gratitude for the warm welcome and conveyed the greetings from President of the European Council, Charles Michel, and President of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, confirming the interest of the European countries in further strengtheni...

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Workshop on Ensuring Security of Regional Infrastructures has started in Mary
11 Feb
Workshop on Ensuring Security of Regional Infrastructures has started in Mary

On February 10, 2020, the Joint Turkmen-Afghan Workshop on Ensuring Security of Regional Infrastructures in the framework of the “Istanbul Process” on cooperation on Afghanistan has started in Mary, informs the web-site of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan. The representatives of the Ministries of Foreign Affairs, Internal Affairs, Defense and Energy, as well as the specialists of oil and gas sectors of Turkmenistan and the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, and the authorized representatives of the “Istanbul Process” states-participants are participating to the session.  The work...

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The President of Turkmenistan makes climbing along the Path of Health
10 Feb
The President of Turkmenistan makes climbing along the Path of Health

On February 8, 2020, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov made a climbing along the Path of Health, which runs across picturesque foothills of Kopetdag Mountains, having demonstrated another example of commitment to the principles of health life style, regular sport and physical training exercises, the State News Agency of Turkmenistan reports. Comprehensive care of prosperity of the nation, steadfast improvement of life level, upbringing of youth with wide world outlook are in the rank of important government objectives in Turkmenistan. In this regard, measures for development of mass physica...

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New EU Ambassador accredited in Turkmenistan
10 Feb
New EU Ambassador accredited in Turkmenistan

On February 8, 2020, a meeting was held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan with the new Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the European Union in Turkmenistan Diego Ruiz Alonso, informs the web-site of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan. At the beginning of the meeting, congratulating the Ambassador on his appointment to a responsible post, the Turkmen side expressed its readiness to assist and support the activities of the EU Delegation. During the meeting, issues of cooperation between Turkmenistan and the European Union were discussed. The role of...

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