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Issues of activating the functioning of international transport-transit route discussed during the negotiations
13 May
Issues of activating the functioning of international transport-transit route discussed during the negotiations

On May 12, 2020, a meeting through video communication between the heads of the railway ministries and departments of Turkmenistan, the Republic of Uzbekistan and the Islamic Republic of Iran was held in the “Turkmendemiryollary” agency (Agency of Railway Transport of Turkmenistan), informs the web-site of the MFA of Turkmenistan.     The Turkmen delegation was headed by the Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers of Turkmenistan, in charge of the transport sector B.Ovezov. The Uzbek side was chaired by the Minister of Transport of the Republic of Uzbekistan E.Ganiyev. The delegation of I...

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A meeting of the Council of Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the CIS member states was held in the form of a video conference
13 May
A meeting of the Council of Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the CIS member states was held in the form of a video conference

On May 12, 2020, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan R.Meredov attended a meeting of the Council of Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the member states of the Commonwealth of Independent States, which was held in a video conference format, informs the web-site of the MFA of Turkmenistan.     The meeting was attended by the Foreign Ministers of the Commonwealth member states, as well as the Chairman of the Executive Committee - CIS Executive Secretary S.N.Lebedev. During constructive negotiations, the parties discussed a number of important issues relating to the interaction of countrie...

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President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov inspects works at construction sites of the capital and its outskirts
12 May
President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov inspects works at construction sites of the capital and its outskirts

On May 11, 2020, at request of Vice-premier Sh. Durdiliyev, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov made working trip around the capital, having looked around aspects of social and economic development and improvement of infrastructure of Ashgabat as well as inspected construction works in the capital, the State News Agency of Turkmenistan reports. During joint cycling ride, the Vice-premier reported to the President about expanded large-scale work for integrated development of Ashgabat, proper care of planted trees and park zones as well as about fulfilment of assignments for modernization of ro...

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Turkmenistan’s cooperation with UNESCO in the implementation of the SDGS
12 May
Turkmenistan’s cooperation with UNESCO in the implementation of the SDGS

On May 11, 2020, a consultative meeting was held in the form of a video conference with representatives of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), informs the web-site of the MFA of Turkmenistan.     The meeting was attended by representatives of the Ministries of Foreign Affairs, Education, Finance and Economy of Turkmenistan, as well as the State Committee for Statistics of Turkmenistan. During the online meeting, special emphasis was placed on the implementation and monitoring of the SDGs in Turkmenistan, in particular on Goal 4 of Sustainable Develo...

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Consultations between the Ministries of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan and the State of Israel
11 May
Consultations between the Ministries of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan and the State of Israel

On May 11, 2020, the consultations between the Ministries of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan and the State of Israel were held through videoconferencing, informs the web-site of the MFA of Turkmenistan.     The Turkmen delegation was headed by the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan, while the Israeli side was led by the Deputy Director General of the MFA of Israel, Head of Eurasia and the Western Balkans Division, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Gary Koren.   The parties reiterated the constructive nature of cooperation between the two states. The development of...

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President of Turkmenistan congratulates fellow countrymen on the 75th anniversary of the great Victory
9 May
President of Turkmenistan congratulates fellow countrymen on the 75th anniversary of the great Victory

Let me extend my congratulations on the 75th anniversary of the Victory in 1941 – 1945 Great Patriotic War – the holiday, which fills heart of people with the feeling of unlimited pride! Won by cost of lives, bravery and fearlessness of millions of people, this sacred Victory has become and embodiment of peace and humanity, friendship and solidarity, - congratulation message of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov to the people of Turkmenistan says. Hard times and losses of 1941 – 1945 endured by people, which entered into the history as the most tragic years, have left lasting injuries in the...

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