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Session of the Cabinet of Ministers
27 May
Session of the Cabinet of Ministers

On May 26, 2017 President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held the regular session of the Cabinet of Ministers where the pressing issues of state affairs have been discussed and several draft documents reviewed. The President of Turkmenistan signed the Resolution on Establishing the Inter-Ministerial Commission to Analyze Proposals on Administrative and Structural Reforms in Economic Sectors. The commission shall draft legal acts on improving the work of various sectors of the national economy. The head of state said that the delegation of Turkmenistan led by the Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of...

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Mejlis of Turkmenistan hosted a meeting with members of representative delegation of the People’s Republic of China
23 May
Mejlis of Turkmenistan hosted a meeting with members of representative delegation of the People’s Republic of China

On May 22, 2017 Mejlis of Turkmenistan hosted a meeting with members of representative delegation of the People’s Republic of China, arrived on a working visit, headed by Deputy Chairman of the P.R.C. National People’s Congress, General Secretary of its Standing Committee, Mr. Wang Chen. During the meeting, it was emphasized the importance of inter-parliamentary interaction, designed to serve the development of the Turkmen-Chinese relations in the context of the plans, coordinated by the countries’ leaders – President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov and P.R.C. President Xi Jinping – during the reci...

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Annageldy Agamyradov is a Wushu bronze medallist of 2017 Islamic Games
22 May
Annageldy Agamyradov is a Wushu bronze medallist of 2017 Islamic Games

The collection of Turkmenistan team was supplemented with another bronze medal at the IV Islamic Solidarity Games in the capital of Azerbaijan. It was won by Annageldy Agamyradov in wushu competitions in the weight category up to 56 kg.    Our compatriot started the competitions from the quarterfinal series of fights where he met Hamza Yahya from Jordan, who in stubborn struggle yielded to  A.Agamyradov. Unfortunately in the contest for the final, Turkmen sportsman was not able to take over Iranian athlete Mahdi Mohammadi and became the bronze winner.

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The President of Turkmenistan takes part in the elections of the Mejlis deputies
22 May
The President of Turkmenistan takes part in the elections of the Mejlis deputies

On May 21, 2017 President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov took part in the elections of the Mejlis deputies who are nominated instead of left parliamentarians.    Having given his vote in the morning at the polling station No. 48 of Kopetdag etrap of Ashgabat located in Annaniyaz Artyk school no. 48, the Head of the State was one of the first who came on that day to the polling stations.    Participation of several candidates for the mandate of public representative guarantees broad alternativeness and transparency of the elections. Participation of national observers also promotes...

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Working visit of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan to Turkmenistan
22 May
Working visit of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan to Turkmenistan

On May 19, 2017 in the evening, President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev arrived in Turkmenistan at the invitation of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov. On May 20, in the first half of the day, the President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov and the President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev held one-to-one talks at the Avaza Congress Center on the Turkmen coast of the Caspian Sea. Then the meeting was held in an extended format with the participation of the official delegations of the two countries. During the talks, the parties discussed a wide range of issues of Turkmen-Uzbek...

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Weightlifting gold for Turkmenistan at Islamic Solidarity Games
16 May
Weightlifting gold for Turkmenistan at Islamic Solidarity Games

Turkmen sportsmen in Baku won gold and silver medals at the IV Islamic Solidarity Games, which gathered more than 3000 athletes from 57 countries. Both awards were won in the competitions in weightlifting. Also in the capital of Azerbaijan, the Mariott Hotel hosted the presentation of the forthcoming Asian Games in closed spaces and martial arts in Ashgabat.                        Polina Guryeva lifted 88kg in the snatch and 105kg in the clean and jerk for a gold medal-winning total of 193kg, beating nearest challenger Kumushkhon Fayzullaeva of Uzbekistan by a margin of 6kg.

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