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National Landscaping Program: in the interests of environmental well-being
23 Mar
National Landscaping Program: in the interests of environmental well-being

On March 21, a nationwide greening campaign took place in the country. By tradition, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov personally launched the next stage of the national planting program, taking part in planting trees in the Novruz Valley, informs State News Agency of Turkmenistan. Environmental protection, respect for nature, the preservation of its beauty and wealth for future generations are the most important priority of state policy. Ecology in our country is paid the closest attention as a significant aspect of the UN “Agenda until 2030”, one of the key factors for the well-being of p...

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Turkmenistan celebrated ancient Novruz Bayramy
23 Mar
Turkmenistan celebrated ancient Novruz Bayramy

People of Turkmenistan celebrated the ancient holiday Novruz Bayramy informs State News Agency of Turkmenistan. According to tradition, the Valley of  Novruz near Ashgabat was the venue of festive events. Ancient Turkmen village is erected there every year for the period of the festival. It is populated with yurts and an oriental bazaar, artisan workshops and grounds where folk groups present theatrical performances based on real and fictional historical events. At the end of the tour of the ancient “settlement”, the guests of the festival come to the part of the village called Cuisine of Nov...

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Profile review introduces achievements of Turkmen entrepreneurs
18 Mar
Profile review introduces achievements of Turkmen entrepreneurs

According to the news article of the State News Agency of Turkmenistan exhibition timed to the 11th anniversary of the Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs of Turkmenistan, which unites more than 22,000 representatives of private business who make big contribution to social and economic reforms, has been opened in the Trade and Industrial Chamber. This review clearly demonstrated that, thanks to colossal state support, the private sector confidently moves to the international level, mastering modern production and marketing technologies, creating new jobs, providing our citizens with wor...

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Turkmenistan – UN: cooperation for the benefit of children
16 Mar
Turkmenistan – UN: cooperation for the benefit of children

According to the news article of the State News Agency of Turkmenistan on March 15, 2019 the roundtable discussion of a roadmap for implementation of the National Action Plan on the Rights of the Child for 2018-2022 was held at the UN Office in Ashgabat. «This year, on the Convention on the Rights of the Child’s 30th anniversary, we can summarize our work done over this period and identify the most relevant and priority areas of partnership. A landmark result of this cooperation was the approval by the President of Turkmenistan of the National Action Plan for the realization of children's...

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A regular meeting of the joint intergovernmental Turkmen-Kazakh commission on economic, scientific-technical and cultural cooperation
14 Mar
A regular meeting of the joint intergovernmental Turkmen-Kazakh commission on economic, scientific-technical and cultural cooperation

On March 11, 2019, the 10th session of the Joint Intergovernmental Turkmen-Kazakh Commission on Economic, Scientific-Technical and Cultural Cooperation was held in Astana, informs the official web-site of Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan. The meeting participants expressed confidence that the activities of the Commission will give a new powerful impetus to the further development of full-scale partnership in the trade-economic, energy and transport fields, in agriculture, food and processing industries. In particular, it was noted the need to take concerted measures to deepen trade...

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Bronze medal of the Turkmen weightlifter at the World Championships
12 Mar
Bronze medal of the Turkmen weightlifter at the World Championships

March 12, 2019. According to the State News Agency of Turkmenistan the athlete from Turkmenistan Bektimur Reyimov won a bronze medal in the World Weightlifting Junior Championship held in the United States these days. Turkmen athlete  won the awards in the weight category up to 67 kilograms. In a snatch, the Turkmen athlete managed to lift 122 kilograms, while in a jerk he conquered a barbell weighing as much as 147 kg. As a result, our athlete won the third place in terms of the biathlon. In total, Reyimov raised 269 kg, remaining a step away from the “silver”, as he lost to his rival from G...

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