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The President of Turkmenistan awards the Colours
10 Jan
The President of Turkmenistan awards the Colours

On 9th of January 2017 President of Turkmenistan, Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces of the country Army General Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov presented the Colours to new army divisions formed for improvement of the structure of the Armed Forces of Turkmenistan.      The Decree of establishment of the Colours of military divisions of the Armed Forces of Turkmenistan was signed on January 9, what was informed during extended session of the State Security Council.      At the same day, Central House of Officers and Military Institute of the Ministry of Defence hosted Colours Award ceremonies....

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National Security Council meeting reviewed the outcomes of the work of law enforcement agencies in 2016
10 Jan
National Security Council meeting reviewed the outcomes of the work of law enforcement agencies in 2016

On 9th of January, 2017 the results of activities of military and law enforcement agencies in 2016 have been summarized at the expanded meeting of the National Security Council chaired by the President of Turkmenistan, Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, General of the Army Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov.       The issues of ensuring safety and peaceful life of the country, strengthening of material-technical base of law enforcement agencies, improvement of conditions of service and living conditions of military personnel have been reviewed and basic objectives for 2017 have been identified dur...

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Gasoline and products of the agro-industrial complex are the subject of transactions registered at the State Commodity and Raw Materials Exchange of Turkmenistan
9 Jan
Gasoline and products of the agro-industrial complex are the subject of transactions registered at the State Commodity and Raw Materials Exchange of Turkmenistan

Gasoline and products of the agro-industrial complex are the subject of transactions registered at the State Commodity and Raw Materials Exchange of Turkmenistan on the first week of the new year. Businessmen from Afghanistan purchased gasoline produced at the Turkmenbashy complex of oil refineries. Moreover, businessmen from Russia, Turkey and Afghanistan purchased wheat, cotton fibre, dyed terry goods to the sum of more than US$ 1.548 million. Turkmen businessmen purchased wheat to the sum of more than 157,000 manats.

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President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov visited equestrian center, naming a newborn foal Ruhubelent
9 Jan
President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov visited equestrian center, naming a newborn foal Ruhubelent

On 8th of January, 2017 President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, in existing good tradition, has visited an equestrian complex in the first days of this year. At the time of walking Akhal-Teke horses on the site of the complex, the head of state has received glad tidings – a foal was born.      Of course, the birth of foals is always a great joy for horse-breeders, and it happens regularly. But the current event is symbolic in that it occurred in the first days of the New Year, which in Turkmenistan has been proclaimed to be the Year of health and inspiration. Therefore, it was de...

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January will be eventful
9 Jan
January will be eventful

January will have an action-packed program of events. Until January 10, New Year celebrations for children will be held in the Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the “Älem” Cultural and Entertainment Center, children’s health centers in Gekdere, and in velayats. Circus artists from the Russian Federation continue giving performance at the State Circus.      The cultural events of the month include: a ceremony of awarding the Gulbaba Prize to talented children and children’s groups. On January 16, the Magtymguly National Music and Drama Theater will host a performance by a song and dance band f...

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The official brand and talisman of the V Asian Indoor and Martial Games
7 Jan
The official brand and talisman of the V Asian Indoor and Martial Games

The official brand and talisman of the V Asian Indoor and Martial Games were created based on the traditional decorative patterns of the national applied arts, creatively reconsidered in modern design. In particular, the symbols of the 2017 Asian Games reflect the distinctive patterns of Turkmen carpets, national costumes and embroidery.      The talisman of the Asian Games will be everyone's favorite – alabai (Central Asian shepherd dog). A cheery, friendly puppy with the typical signs of this breed (cropped ears and tail) is depictured dressed in the national and sports costumes.     ...

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