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In 2016 the management of agricultural production has been reorganized and its efficiency increased
19 Jan
In 2016 the management of agricultural production has been reorganized and its efficiency increased

An important aspect of agricultural policy in Turkmenistan in 2016 was the creation of an effective agribusiness management system. In January, on the basis of a number of branch offices, the Ministry of Agriculture and Water Resources and the State Committee for Environmental Protection of Turkmenistan environment and land resources have been established.     The volume of wheat collected in 2016 exceeded 1.6 million tons, compared with 1991, the increase was close to 8 times. Turkmenistan is an exporter of wheat and flour, and the volume of cotton produced annually in the country exceeds 1....

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President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held a working meeting at Mary airport
19 Jan
President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held a working meeting at Mary airport

On January 18, 2017 President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov has held a working meeting in Mary city airport with participation of some of the Vice-Chairmen of the Cabinet of Ministers, heads of military and law enforcement bodies of the country and hakim of Mary velayat.     The discussion centered on the main directions of socio-economic development of Mary velayat, issues related to industrialization of the region, modernization of industrial infrastructure, and further increase in the standard of living and welfare of the population.     Participants have considered the situation in agricultu...

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The capital's Olympic village held a press conference devoted to the preparation for the Asian games 2017
19 Jan
The capital's Olympic village held a press conference devoted to the preparation for the Asian games 2017

The capital's Olympic Village Business Center hosted a press conference dedicated to complex preparations for the V Asian Indoors and Martial Arts Games to be held in September this year in Ashgabat. The meeting was attended by representatives of the Executive Committee of the Asian Games 2017, the National Olympic Committee, the State Committee on Sports, foreign experts on organization of international sports forums.     Director of “Trivandi Chanzo Ltd.” company Mick Wright, speaking at a press conference, highlighted that in order to insure success of such large-scale events, all impo...

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President of Turkmenistan met with a team of Navy ship «Gaýratly»
18 Jan
President of Turkmenistan met with a team of Navy ship «Gaýratly»

January 17, 2017. During his trip to Balkan velayat President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov met with a team of Navy ship «Gaýratly» which carries a service for the protection of maritime borders.     The Head of State familiarized himself with performance characteristics and combat capability of the military ship, as well as created conditions for crew and staff, talked with military sailors serving on the ship, the cadets, asked their opinion about the conditions, created for duty. President of Turkmenistan congratulated the sailors on the upcoming holiday - the Day of Defender of the Fatherland...

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President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov inspected construction of a new sports complex in Avaza
18 Jan
President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov inspected construction of a new sports complex in Avaza

January 17, 2017.  President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov got acquainted with the construction of a modern sports complex being built in the national tourist zone "Avaza". New large sports complex will not only become the training center for Turkmen athletes, a good basis for the preparation of national athletes and national teams to the World Cup, Asian, as well as the Olympic             Games, but also able to take the competition level of the highest level.

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The Ambassador of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea is accredited to Turkmenistan
18 Jan
The Ambassador of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea is accredited to Turkmenistan

January 17, 2017. By the request of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, Chairperson of the Mejlis A. Nurberdiyeva received the credentials of Ambasador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea to Turkmenistan Kim Hyun Jung.      During the meeting, the diplomat was familiarized with key vectors of socially oriented internal and peace-loving foreign policies of neutral Turkmenistan, which are aimed at equal, mutually beneficial cooperation with all countries of the world on bilateral basis and under international and regional organizations. Special attent...

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